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Column | Republicans Have a New Health Care Bill Worth Considering

The introduction of the new Senate health care bill – authored by senators Bill Cassidy of Louisiana, Lindsey Graham of South Carolina, Dean Heller of Nevada, and Ron Johnson of Wisconsin with an assist from former senator and presidential candidate Rick Santorum – comes after so many failed Obamacare repeal efforts that you can forgive the public for greeting it with caution.

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Column | Democrats’ Newest Plan: Nationalized Health Care

On Monday, two seemingly unrelated headlines made the news.

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Column | Climate change alarmists are full of hot air

“How many once-in-a-lifetime storms will it take,” demands “The Daily Show” comic Trevor Noah, “until everyone admits man-made climate change is real?!”

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Column: It’s Time For the Government to Protect Tech Consumers

Global business practices are now under scrutiny like never before thanks to President Trump’s pledge to pull the U.S. out of bad trade deals.

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Column | DACA: Delayed Accountability for Contemptuous Aliens

Remember when candidate Donald Trump promised when he was president, “We’re going to win so much. You’re going to get tired of winning.”?

County Corner | Clearing up Property Tax Statements

The Mohave County Treasurer’s Office (Treasury) will mail Calendar Year 2017 Property Tax Statements to Mohave County taxpayers in September.

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Column | Returning to the Rule of Law is Cruel?

Those currently in freak-out mode who say it is cruel for President Trump to phase out DACA should take a deep breath.

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Column | Sprawl Kills – Literally

Los Angeles County, the nation’s most populated with more than 10 million residents, is in an emergency state, per Governor Jerry Brown’s declaration.

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If Republicans Don’t Make a Move, They Deserve to Lose

Politics is the art of shifting the playing field.

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Column | Media Reports on Antifa … Finally

The Washington Post headline is absolutely astonishing: “Black-clad antifa members attack peaceful right-wing demonstrators in Berkeley”

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Column | No Action By Trump on Opioid Epidemic

Earlier this month, at his golf club in Bedminster, N.J., President Donald Trump looked solemnly into the camera and declared that America’s opioid epidemic was a “national emergency,” and a “serious problem the likes of which we’ve never seen.”

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Column | A Labor Day Wish – More Jobs for Americans

Don’t be deceived by media reporting about the jobs market.

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Column | Harvey teaches us to be nice to one another

It’s been one of the most heart-wrenching weeks we’ve witnessed (not first-hand, but witnessed nonetheless) in some time.

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Column | Helping Houston the American Way

Houston is trying to dry itself out and recover from the historic floods of Hurricane Harvey.

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Column | It isn’t ‘just a headache’

Globally, there are only 15 percent of people who are affected by migraines.

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Column | Tired, Poor, Huddled Masses Yearning To Play Lottery

A couple of years ago I was a pallbearer for a fellow in denial about his gambling addiction, so I viewed with interest the Wall Street Journal opinion piece “Powerbull: The Lottery Loves Poverty,” by Arthur C. Brooks, president of the American Enterprise Institute.

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Column | The Media Desperate to Blame Deadly Hurricane on Trump

Democrat mayors are making quite a name for themselves these days.

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Column | What Trump Says vs. What Trump Means

Most presidents try to avoid controversy by painstakingly parsing their words like a fifth grader conserving an allowance at the county fair.

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What Hurricane Harvey Teaches Us About Humanity

The pictures, videos and social media posts coming out of Houston, Texas thanks to Hurricane Harvey are horrifying: children camped out on kitchen counters in order to avoid flooding; elderly women stuck in rest homes and up to their waist in water; tweets from local police departments reminding residents to bring axes into their attic in case they have to cut their way through their roof to escape rising waters.

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Column | Free Speech in All its Peaceable Glory

It was a fine day for protesting at Lafayette Square in Washington, D.C., where folks were enjoying their right to free speech in a productive and peaceable manner.

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Column | Ivanka, Jared Luring Donald into Immigration Swamp

When, right out of the starting block, President Donald Trump reneged on a key campaign vow, he inadvertently laid the foundation for a swamp of his own making just months later.

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Column | Two Trump Policies At Odds With One Another

It’s already pretty clear that, in the Trump White House, the left hand often doesn’t know what the right hand is doing.

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Column | A Lost Art: Funding Creativity

A few weeks ago, I saw something that deeply perturbed me.

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Column | ‘Draining the Swamp’ Isn’t a Part-Time Job

When the leftists at the Washington Post start offering relationship advice, a Republican knows he could be on the cusp of something big.

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Column | President Trump and the Politics of Attitude

Last week, President Trump ousted his White House chief strategist, Steve Bannon.