DAVE WALKER: Puerto Rico financial crisis: An opportunity and a warning

DAVE WALKER: Puerto Rico financial crisis: An opportunity and a warning Puerto Rico is in serious financial trouble. It has been almost a year since Gov. Alejandro Garcia Padilla announced he did not expect the commonwealth would be able to pay its $72 billion debt when due. The...

DAVID SOKOL: How television breeds incivility

DAVID SOKOL: How television breeds incivility In a year when civility and courtesy have been replaced by insults and vulgarity in the nation’s political conversation, why would anyone want to reopen one of the most divisive episodes in recent American history? And yet that...

Cartoons: Donald Trump losing with grace

Cartoons: Donald Trump losing with grace Donald Trump losing with grace by Clay Jones Ted Cruz and Bernie Sanders won their respective primaries in Wisconsin. They each won by healthy margins. Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump both responded to their losses. Not sure if John...

DONALD LAMBRO: Republicans moving closer to a brokered convention

DONALD LAMBRO: Republicans moving closer to a brokered convention It’s becoming increasingly likely that the 2016 race for the Republican presidential nomination will be settled at a brokered convention in Cleveland. A growing group of senior party leaders and Republican...

Donald Trump: Obama’s ‘whole administration is half-baked’

Donald Trump: Obama’s ‘whole administration is half-baked’ After receiving criticism from President Obama over his plan to pay for a U.S.-Mexico border wall, GOP presidential front-runner Donald Trump said the president’s entire administration is...

TOM HARRIS: Energy suppliers threatened by environmental advocates

TOM HARRIS: Energy suppliers threatened by environmental advocates Throughout history, clever strategists have taken advantage of divisions within the ranks of their enemies to win otherwise unlikely victories. Military leaders would play tribe against tribe, province against...

JEFF MOORE: Terrorism and Islam

JEFF MOORE: Terrorism and Islam In the wake of the terror attacks in Belgium, Americans will again be at each other’s throats over the connection between terrorism and Islam. Blind amateurs assert there’s no linkage between the two. The ignorant indict all Muslims as...

SUZANNE FIELDS: A bare-knuckle brawl of a campaign

SUZANNE FIELDS: A bare-knuckle brawl of a campaign The presidential campaigns are scrambling in the wake of Wisconsin to manipulate images of women, forcing them into caricatures of whatever stereotype works. Spouses are thrust into a limelight they haven’t sought, and...

ANDREW NAPOLITANO: Questioning the minimum wage increase

ANDREW NAPOLITANO: Questioning the minimum wage increase What if the latest craze among the big-government crowd in both major political parties is to use the power of government to force employers to pay some of their employees more than their services are worth to the...

CAL THOMAS: Obama’s morality

CAL THOMAS: Obama’s morality BELFAST, Northern Ireland – In a recent interview for the BBC2 series “Inside Obama’s White House,” President Obama sounded somewhat wistful as he spoke to an interviewer about how he has tried to use his voice “to...