Middle class at heart of budget battle WASHINGTON — Defeat is usually an orphan. This one had many proud fathers. In the “fiscal cliff” agreement, President Barack Obama secured his vanishingly narrow electoral mandate to raise tax rate...
Jan 08, 2013 | 0 | 1 |
By MICHAEL GERSON Washington Post Writers GroupThe Paducah Sun
The 10 worst regulations of 2012 During 2012, virtually every aspect of American life was subjected to government meddling, ranging from how many calories you consume to how efficient your dishwasher is. These rules affect us in a...
Jan 07, 2013 | 0 | 1 |
By DIANE KATZ and JAMES GATTUSO The Heritage FoundationThe Paducah Sun
Notre Dame winning on, off the field WASHINGTON — Yet another reason to revere Calvin Coolidge is that he thought the Chicago Bears were a circus act. In the 1920s, professional football was small beer compared to the already big busi...
Jan 06, 2013 | 0 | 2 |
By GEORGE F. WILL Washington Post Writers GroupThe Paducah Sun
Obama can’t run from spending issue By all accounts, President Obama won the fiscal cliff showdown. Why anyone would take much pride in this kind of “win” is beyond me. It’s a bit like being the least filthy toddler in the mud pit. O...
Jan 05, 2013 | 0 | 1 |
By JONAH GOLDBERG Tribune Media ServicesThe Paducah Sun