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Community View | Political division ended what was a blossoming friendship

If I had it to do over again, I would try to not let that happen.

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Column | Wages are definitely declining under Trump

On January 12, the Department of Labor issued its December analysis of inflation-adjusted wages which show that the American economy is in a wage recession.

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Stop feministsplaining sex to men

Well, feminists, it’s time to stop “feministsplaining” sex to men.

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Column | Merit-Based Compassion

President Trump’s vulgar language and racist views regarding immigration obfuscate serious debate over a key policy about which many reasonable people disagree.

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Column | How to rent U.S. citizenship for only 5 percent per month

The current controversy involving granting amnesty to approximately 800,000 Delayed Accountability for Contemptuous Aliens (DACA) is nowhere near the end of demands to appease mass lawbreakers.

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Column | iPhone Xcess leads to getting Miss Kitty ready for a bath

For my eldest and most expensive daughter’s 15th birthday, she requested a new cellphone/adolescent life-support unit.

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Column | Trump: In immigration debate, race matters

President Trump “said things which were hate-filled, vile and racist. ... I cannot believe ... any president has ever spoken the words that I ... heard our president speak yesterday.”

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Column | Washington is my only hope against Girl Scout Cookies

I’m on a diet – a miserable diet just as millions of Americans are during January every year.

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Column | Trump Should Say ‘No’ to Whirlpool Plan to Kill U.S. Jobs

With healthcare reform in abeyance, tax reform done, and the White House starting to pivot toward immigration, is there still room for the trade agenda?

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Community View | Route 66 Gateway Arch: It’s not rocket science, just get it done

In regard to The Route 66 Gateway Arch, it seems that again we are inundated with a whole flock of confusing information.

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Rep. Paul Gosar: Why I voted against FISA 702 reauthorization

... I took an oath to defend the Constitution. Allowing warrantless spying on American citizens is a violation of the Constitution.

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Column | A new Russia story that’s largely been overlooked

As conflict and confusion on Capitol Hill continues to swirl around Fusion GPS, Christopher Steele, and the salacious dossier, a new Russia story broke much more quietly this week.

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Column | Sock It To Me: ‘Laugh-In’ Turns 50

Am I excited about the upcoming (Jan. 22) 50th anniversary of the groundbreaking NBC comedy-variety series “Rowan & Martin’s Laugh-In”?

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Column | The virtue-signaling anti-virtue crowd

Imagine it’s late 2011. The world just found out about Jerry Sandusky, former assistant Penn State football coach who would be convicted of repeatedly raping children in 2012.

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Column | Frigid winter SAD for anti-Trumpers

It’s so cold, politicians are picking their own pockets, people are flocking inside the U.S. Capitol just for the hot air, and the outlook for anti-Trumpers has been downgraded from miserable and bewildered to hopelessly depressed.

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Column | America’s left in the grip of insanity

Trump isn't Khamenei.

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Column | Record immigration means more job competition

A new report that drew from Census Bureau and Department of Homeland Security data found that in 2016’s first six months, 1.03 million legal and illegal immigrants arrived in the United States.

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Column | Steve Bannon’s Spontaneous Combustion

It’s been said that death was a good career move for Elvis.

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Column | A Merry Christmas from jail

My golden age of television isn’t the same as the mid-1950s through early 1960s era.

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Column | Time to defund the United Nations

Last week, Democrats and many in the mainstream media became highly perturbed by the Trump administration’s suggestion that the United States might tie continued foreign aid to support for its agenda abroad.

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Column | How the Supreme Court could embolden police to silence free speech

Earlier this year, a photojournalist headed to a Black Lives Matter protest in Times Square against the New York Police Department and took out his camera to film it.

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Column | Automation is threatening more than just blue-collar jobs

I wrote a number of columns about how tough it is for blue collar Americans to get jobs that pay enough to cover the monthly bills last year.

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Column | Why my father shuns social media

My father is behind the curve on social media, but I think he is onto something.

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Column | Why Trump isn’t getting credit for the economy

At the outset of 2018, the unemployment rate is 4.1 per cent (de facto full employment); economic growth is slightly above three per cent (well ahead of that of recent years); new jobs are being created at more than 200,000 a month; consumer spending and confidence has risen above last year’s levels, and the stock market breaks records daily (it’s now closing in on 25,000).

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County Corner | Happy New Year Mohave County

The year started off with a new County Recorder; Kristi Blair. Right out of the gate we decided to work together to bring customer service into the Lake Havasu and Bullhead areas.

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