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When we look at who pays the most in taxes, the reality is that, despite what you might hear in the media, it is “the rich” who pay virtually all income taxes.

By Laurence Shiff, Guest Columnist July 7, 2019
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On Sept. 7, 1944, in Besancon, France, Maxwell and his unit were pinned down by heavy machine-gun fire. The Germans, who had closed to within 10 yards of Maxwell’s position, began tossing grenades over a stone fence that Maxwell and his mates were using for cover.

By Rich Manieri, National Columnist May 19, 2019
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The new policies aren’t “one size fits all.” Instead, they’re tailored for different types of Medicare prescription opioid users.

By Greg Dill, Medicare Regional Administrator May 16, 2019
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Any casual observer of my daily activities might accuse me of child-centered parenting.

By Jase Graves - National Columnist March 14, 2019
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Last week’s much-lauded second summit between President Donald Trump and North Korea’s Kim Jong-un failed to produce the results that all reasonable people were hoping for.

By Graham West, National Columnist March 10, 2019
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On his way out the door, former Bureau of Consumer Financial Protection Chief Richard Cordray signed off on a shockingly corrupt settlement agreement that could have widespread negative consequences for student loan borrowers (and more broadly for consumer finance) across the economy.

By Phil Kerpen, National Columnist September 13, 2018
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There’s a crisis of integrity at the Arizona Corporation Commission and it’s time to elect commissioners who are willing to put ratepayers first!

By Rodney Glassman – Republican candidate Arizona Corporation Commission July 20, 2018
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I actually miss the old days of selecting a movie at the local video store. At least there, your feet eventually got so tired from browsing that you were willing to settle for Howard the Duck – again.

By Jason Graves, National Columnist July 6, 2018
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The ties that have historically bound Republicans and Democrats to their respective parties have frayed badly and, in some cases, unraveled altogether, replaced by a strategy rooted in personality and style.

By Carl Golden, National Columnist March 29, 2018
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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.

By Jeanne Kentch, Mohave County Assessor January 2, 2018
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President Trump won the election as a populist

By Rick Jensen, National Columnist December 13, 2017
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Don’t believe that any of this has to do with conviction and repentance, folks.

By Susan Stamper Brown, National Columnist November 21, 2017
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As the drumbeat to oust President Trump reaches near fever pitch, it is important for all fair-minded Americans to understand if that happens, America as we know it is finished ... done.

By Susan Stamper Brown-National Columnist July 19, 2017
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Once upon a time, praising the essence of what is America was a good thing. Normal even.

By Susan Stamper Brown-National Columnist July 11, 2017
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On April 1, 2015 U.S. Senator Robert Menendez and codefendant Salomon Melgen were indicted on 22 felony counts of fraud, bribery and related offenses.

By Phil Kerpen-National Columnist July 10, 2017
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Pennsylvania Gov. Tom Wolf hit the nail on the head last week when he refused to play along with the Trump administration’s invasive and unwarranted request for unfettered access to his state’s voter rolls.

By John L. Micek, National Columnist July 7, 2017
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Dear Noble Rustics...

By Will Durst, National Columnist July 7, 2017
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Should conservatives shut up about Nancy Pelosi or keep her in their public spotlight?

By Rick Jensen, National Columnist July 2, 2017
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In the course of human events, it is necessary to renew our commitment to the principles and practices that made our country great in the first place.

By Tom Purcell, National Columnist June 30, 2017
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“Where have all the graveyards gone? Gone to flowers every one. Oh, when will they ever learn?” – Pete Seeger and Joe Hickerson.

By Danny Tyree, National Columnist June 30, 2017
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Normally, the most notable part of a Supreme Court decision is not the dissent.

By Christine Flowers, National Columnist June 29, 2017
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Now that the U.S. Supreme Court rightly agreed to review lower court rulings on President Trump’s travel ban and partially stayed injunctions imposed by leftist judges...

By Susan Stamper Brown, National Columnist June 28, 2017
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According to a recent Treasury Inspector General for Tax Administration audit, the labor market includes a shocking 1.4 million employed illegal aliens...

By Joe Guzzardi, National Columnist June 28, 2017
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Dear Mom and Dad...

By Tom Purcell, National Columnist June 23, 2017
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Of all the rationales available to interpret President Donald Trump’s private conversation with former FBI director James Comey...

By Carl Golden, National Columnist June 22, 2017
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This month was supposed to be the month my 13-year-old son Gideon went to Washington on a youth tour.

By Danny Tyree, National Columnist June 22, 2017
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Although longtime Democrat voter and Bernie Sanders supporter James Hodgkinson is the one who pulled the trigger at the GOP batting practice in Alexandria, Va. on June 14, the Democratic Party and its leftist media sidekicks should take a long look in the mirror.

By Susan Stamper Brown, National Columnist June 21, 2017
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Even though getting tough on immigration was candidate Donald Trump’s signature issue, and more than any other policy position put him in the White House, he’s still struggling to keep his promises.

By Joe Guzzardi, National Columnist June 21, 2017
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We dwellers of the desert love the clear limitless vistas, and the sweet dry air of our chosen homeland.

By Jack Hommel, Golden Valley Resident June 18, 2017
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On June 15 the House Judiciary Committee under the leadership of Virginia GOP Congressman Bob Goodlatte will be holding a hearing, “Data Stored Abroad: Ensuring Lawful Access and Privacy Protection in the Digital Era.” Hopefully, he and others in attendance will come away from it with an understanding of the need to update current law to respect individual privacy.

By Peter Roff June 16, 2017
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“There’s no need to fear – underboob is here!”

By Danny Tyree, National Columnist June 15, 2017
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With the media devoting nonstop attention to alleged Russian hacking in the presidential election, President Trump’s withdrawal from the Paris climate accord and former FBI director James Comey’s testimony, zero attention has been given to developments in the White House that could help American workers.

By Joe Guzzardi, National Columnist June 15, 2017
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If you’re a white woman selling burritos, the culture cops will shut you down for “appropriating the culture” of Mexicans who have been oppressed by the white man.

By Rick Jensen, National Columnist June 14, 2017
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George Orwell said, “The most effective way to destroy people is to deny and obliterate their own understanding of their history.”

By Walter E. Williams, National Columnist June 14, 2017
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The recently released U.S. Census Bureau data on 2016 population growth in cities and their outlying areas arrives at one inescapable conclusion...

By Joe Guzzzardi, National Columnist June 9, 2017
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President Donald Trump possesses a style described by friends as virile and intuitive, and by foes as oafish and oblivious.

By Will Durst, National Columnist June 7, 2017
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Michelle Obama was a very good first lady.

By Christine Flowers, National Columnist June 7, 2017
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Until very recently, medical tourism was traveling from your home to find less expensive medical care, usually overseas.

By Michael Shannon-National Columnist June 6, 2017
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I’ve always chafed at the term “love child” being reserved for the product of an illicit affair, thus implying that children born into a stable, committed home are merely property or tax deductions.

By Danny Tyree, National Columnist May 26, 2017
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Which is worse, President Trump allegedly sharing a piece of classified intel with the Russian ambassador or insider bureaucrats leaking classified information to journalists, all hell-bent on unseating a president they just don’t like?

By Rick Jensen, National Columnist May 25, 2017
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She was a virgin when he raped her, impregnated her, and then beat her. She miscarried.

By Christine Flowers-National Columnist May 23, 2017
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Last time they were in charge, Democrats created the dumpster fire we know as Obamacare, the Affordable Care Act, which is nothing more than a failed wealth redistribution experiment.

By Susan Stamper Brown -National Columnist May 9, 2017
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Every time a picture of America’s Coolest Prez Ever gets posted on social media, the internet lights up like a Christmas tree.

By Susan Stamper Brown -National Columnist April 26, 2017
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On his way to the White House, President Donald Trump forgot all he knows about negotiating.

By Joe Guzzardi -National Columnist April 26, 2017
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Each year, Earth Day is accompanied by predictions of doom.

By Walter E. Williams -National Columnist April 25, 2017
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Most Americans think that their government is corrupt.

By Joseph Cotto -National Columnist April 25, 2017
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Too many times we read in the news, “Accidental discharge happens to gun owner.”

By Gianluca Zanna, NRA Certified Instructor April 21, 2017
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Sometime this month I hope our rabid anti-Trump media find a little time to cover a subject that has been very important to me since I was eight – child sexual abuse.

By Michael Reagan-National Columnist April 18, 2017
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Last month’s “60 Minutes” feature on the H-1B employment-based visa brought back into national awareness the outrage about displacing U.S. workers with foreign-born labor and, at the risk of losing their severance, forcing Americans to train their overseas replacements.

By Joe Guzzardi-National Columnist April 11, 2017
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The average American has little knowledge of the extent to which our institutions of higher learning have been infected with a spreading cancer.

By Walter Williams-National Columnist April 11, 2017
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Last week, the news was dominated by the debate about the American Health Care Act.

By Paul Gosar, U.S. Representative March 30, 2017
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It has been assailed as the end of democracy.

By Will Durst-National Columnist March 28, 2017
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I know an 8-year-old boy who likes all sorts of reptiles.

By Christine Flowers-National Columnist March 28, 2017
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Governments and legislative bodies often do profoundly stupid things. But lately, it seems like we’ve been living through a veritable bumper crop of dumb.

By John L. Micek-National Columnist March 27, 2017
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Ratholes. Both parties in Washington can’t stop going down their favorite rathole.

By Michael Reagan-National Columnist March 27, 2017
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During the 2016 presidential campaign, Donald Trump promised the American people over and over that if elected, he was going to be the one who would finally “get tough” with China.

By Peter Roff March 20, 2017
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Owning a firearm for self-defense is not for everybody.

By Gianluca Zanna, Golden Valley March 19, 2017
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Presidents Barack Obama and Donald Trump have proven the ability to disrupt millions of lives with the stroke of a pen.

By Scott Rasmussen February 24, 2017
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“Introduce a little anarchy. Upset the established order, and everything becomes chaos.”

By Ben Shapiro February 23, 2017
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Just over a week into the Trump Administration, the President issued an Executive Order giving Defense Secretary James Mattis 30 days to come up with a plan to defeat ISIS.

By Ron Paul February 22, 2017
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Please don’t tell us conservatives that we need to find common ground with the left during this era of Trump.

By David Limbaugh February 21, 2017
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In Blake Boggess’s opinion piece that evolution is false he made several mistakes, assumptions, and plainly misinformed the public.

By Jason Cassella/Kingman Resident February 13, 2017
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This year, however, Sens. Jeff Flake and John McCain, both R-Ariz., see the possibility of success.

By Debra Saunders February 10, 2017
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I am not sure everyone understands the impact on our local economy illegals have on our construction workers.

By Danny Gravener/Kingman Resident February 10, 2017
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Is Donald Trump to be allowed to craft a foreign policy based on the ideas on which he ran and won the presidency in 2016?

By Pat Buchanan February 8, 2017
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America, being so sadly divided right now, really needs to find a way to reunite and become one again.

February 6, 2017
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This past weekend, we all saw massive public outrage in major cities throughout the country.

By Andrew Napolitano February 3, 2017
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Each year dedicated volunteers across America put on a fundraising event known as “Relay For Life.” It is the signature fundraising event for the American Cancer Society.

By Vivian Hopkins, Kingman Resident February 2, 2017
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Evolution, or the so called theory of evolution, is a fraud. The idea that life comes from nothing is nonsense.

By Blake Boggess, Kingman Resident February 1, 2017
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From this day forward, it’s going to be only America first, America first,” Donald Trump proclaimed in his inaugural address. As has been his habit, he added to the prepared text the word “only” and employed the rhetorical device of repetition by repeating “America first.”

By Michael Barone, National Columnist January 31, 2017
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Government failures come in two basic forms. The first kind is not achieving the intended result – say job training that leads to no jobs or a Marine recruiting campaign that gets few takers.

By Steve Chapman, National Columnist January 30, 2017
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Since the 1990s, China has insistently waged a slow and deliberate imperial war of territorial expansion in the South China Sea.

By Austin Bay, National Columnist January 26, 2017
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Throughout the presidential campaign, Donald Trump’s foreign policy positions have been anything but consistent.

By Ron Paul, National Columnist January 25, 2017
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This week Kosovo accused Serbia of preparing to emulate “the Crimea model” and annex a predominantly ethnic Serb enclave within Kosovo. The accusation reflected a surge of nationalist anger in both countries and stirred legitimate fear of rekindled war.

By Austin Bay, National Columnist January 19, 2017
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This week, Congress passed a budget calling for increasing federal spending and adding $1.7 trillion to the national debt over the next 10 years.

By Ron Paul, National Columnist January 18, 2017
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A new presidency looms – U.S. Rep. John Lewis of Georgia notwithstanding.

By William Murchison, National Columnist January 18, 2017
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The victim of the depraved crime captured in a Facebook Live video this month, a mentally disabled 18-year-old bound and gagged by tape, seemed confused and terrified as his assailants, at least one of whom he regarded as a friend, gleefully humiliated and tortured him.

By Jacob Sullum, National Columnist January 17, 2017
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On Wednesday, Donald Trump came out swinging – against some of the media (while praising others), against the policies and performance of the Obama administration, and against the intelligence community.

By Michael Barone, National Columnist January 16, 2017
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In a move that stunned many Arizonans, it has been reported that the staff of current President Barack Obama has sent word that he will not move forward in designating the area in and around the Grand Canyon as a national monument.

By Don Martin January 10, 2017
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On President Ronald Reagan’s desk in the Oval Office was a small plaque bearing the inscription, “There is no limit to what a man can do or where he can go if he doesn’t mind who gets the credit.”

January 10, 2017
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The secular-left website Slate recently warned on Twitter that “’Religious Freedom’ legislation will be everywhere in 2017.”

By L. Brent Bozell III, National Columnist January 9, 2017
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As the U.S. mainstream media obsessed last week about Russia’s supposed “hacking” of the U.S. elections and President Obama’s final round of Russia sanctions in response, something very important was taking place under the media radar.

By Ron Paul, National Columnist January 5, 2017
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Populism took the elites by surprise in 2016, so a review of this year’s cultural winners and losers must begin with a very long list of arrogant entertainers who thought it was completely impossible for the American people to descend into a pit of despair and ignorance and elect Donald Trump.

By Brent Bozell, National Columnist January 3, 2017
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The new year is a time to make resolutions to improve your life over the next 12 months. This time around, there’s a new boss in the White House and the Republicans have control of Congress.

By Veronique de Rugy, National Columnist January 2, 2017
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President Barack Obama likes to see himself as a moral leader.

By Ben Shapiro, National Columnist December 29, 2016
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The playbook is always the same. Establish an orthodoxy – could be evolution or the environment or even abortion.

By Joanne Wilson & Karen Fay, Kingman Residents December 29, 2016
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Hillary Clinton blames FBI Director James Comey for her humiliating loss in last month’s presidential election.

By Jacob Sullum, National Columnist December 29, 2016
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Even the best things come to an end. After enjoying a quarter of a century of writing this column for Creators Syndicate, I have decided to stop.

By Thomas Sowell, National Columnist December 28, 2016
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In the spirit of New Year’s, here are four resolutions for president-elect Trump and Congress that will enable them to really make America great again:

By Ron Paul, National Columnist December 28, 2016
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In the presidential campaign, no issue separated Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton more starkly than abortion.

By Steve Chapman, National Columnist December 27, 2016
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John Wesley, the founder of Methodism, encouraged his followers to “Do all the good you can. By all the means you can. In all the ways you can... As long as ever you can.”

By Scott Rasmussen, National Columnist December 26, 2016
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It should come as no surprise that the Islamic State in Iraq and Syria has claimed credit for the Dec. 19 Berlin terror attack that killed 12 people and left another 48 injured, many critically.

By Austin Bay, National Columnist December 22, 2016
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It’s a shame that Michelle Obama says she’s feeling hopeless this Christmas, especially after all the wonderful opportunities she’s had as America’s first lady.

By Susan Brown, National Columnist December 21, 2016
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Over the past week, eastern Aleppo was completely brought back under control of the Syrian government. The population began to return to its homes, many of which were abandoned when al-Qaeda-linked rebels took over in 2012.

By Ron Paul, National Columnist December 21, 2016
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Judging from the reaction to some of Donald Trump’s Cabinet choices, there are two types of businesspeople Democrats distrust: those who behave as you would expect businesspeople to behave and those who don’t.

By Steve Chapman, National Columnist December 20, 2016
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What is President-elect Donald Trump up to on foreign policy? It’s a question with no clear answer.

By Michael Barone, National Columnist December 19, 2016
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The latest intelligence revelations about Russia’s cyberpush for Donald Trump are so persuasive that even congressional Republican leaders have been compelled to take notice. There will indeed be investigations and hearings, in both chambers.

By Dick Polman, National Columnist December 15, 2016
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It’s time, if you please, just to get on with the Trump administration.

By William Murchison, National Columnist December 14, 2016
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It’s been a tough decade for the political left.

By Michael Barone, National Columnist December 12, 2016
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I’ll bet you a can of Who Hash that you didn’t realize the classic holiday special “Dr. Seuss’ How The Grinch Stole Christmas” (based on the 1957 book) celebrates its 50th anniversary on Dec. 18.

By Danny Tyree, National Columnist December 11, 2016
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There is now a bustling industry of websites and Twitter accounts whose chief product is fiction masquerading as fact.

By Steve Chapman December 9, 2016
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When President Jimmy Carter, in 1978, said he was ending diplomatic relations with the Nationalist Chinese government in Taiwan, The Dallas Morning News, a journal widely admired at the time for its robustly conservative viewpoint, called the administration’s action “shameful.”

By William Murchison, National Columnist December 7, 2016
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Would any Republican besides Donald Trump have beaten Hillary Clinton and been elected the 45th president?

By Michael Barone, National Columnist December 5, 2016
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If there is any fixed star in our constitutional constellation, it is that no official, high or petty, can prescribe what shall be orthodox in politics, nationalism, religion or other matters of opinion.” — U.S. Supreme Court Justice Robert H. Jackson

By Andrew Napolitano, National Columnist December 2, 2016
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That the United States is not a direct democracy where decisions are decided by popular vote is a dilemma for Democrats unhinged over Donald Trump’s Electoral College win, who are now calling for a recount in some states.

By Susan Brown, National Columnist November 30, 2016
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On the same day Donald Trump was elected president, four states legalized marijuana for recreational use, while four others legalized or expanded access to medical marijuana.

By Jacob Sullum, National Columnist November 28, 2016
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Was this a “change election”? Donald Trump’s victory is widely attributed to the public’s thirst for something new, which he represented and Hillary Clinton didn’t.

By Steve Chapman, National Columnist November 27, 2016
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The KDM published a couple great letters in a recent edition, particularly that of Bob Morrow. He was concise and clear and as far as I know, accurate.

By Mike Hayes, Kingman Resident November 23, 2016
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What follows here is remarkably similar to what I had planned to write after an expected and prayed-for Hillary Clinton victory: Obsessive appeals to racial, ethnic, sexual and gender identity groupings are bad politics.

By Froma Harrop, National Columnist November 16, 2016
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Terry Brown is a 55-year-old plumber in Stanley, North Carolina, a small town that is 90 percent white and whose motto is “Jesus Saves.” He is the sort of person media elites and coastal liberals allegedly overlooked or scorned before Donald Trump’s surprise victory.

By Steve Chapman, National Columnist November 14, 2016
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Anthony Weiner is a pervert.

By Emmett Tyrrell November 4, 2016
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Rush Limbaugh found just the right analogy for the CNN cheating scandal, where (now) former CNN analyst Donna Brazile fed “town hall” questions to Hillary Clinton.

By Brent Bozell, National Columnist November 3, 2016
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We knew there could be a big October surprise before this bizarre and unpopular election finally came to an end.

By Lawrence Kudlow, National Columnist November 1, 2016
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Since I retired from teaching, my colleagues tell me it has gone from bad to worse because over-tested, bored students are no longer receiving the discipline necessary to ensure a safe learning environment.

October 30, 2016
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But it’s not exactly safe to entrust your copy of the Constitution to Hillary Clinton, either.

By Steve Chapman October 28, 2016
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This is an open letter to all those who think it is “cute” and “a statement of one’s high minded principles” to kneel or to sit or to turn their back, or to otherwise intentionally demean and insult the flag of this country when they are asked to rise and pledge their allegiance to the flag that represents all the good that this country has been and still is.

By Jack Hommel October 25, 2016
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In the aftermath of the final presidential debate, some pundits were struck dead that Donald Trump would be so rude as to describe Hillary Clinton as a “nasty woman.”

By Brent Bozell, National Columnist October 23, 2016
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John Perazzo, writing for Front Page Mag, has put together all of the reasons why Hillary Clinton is the most unfit and undeserving individual to ever seek the office of the American presidency.

October 23, 2016
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I had misquoted what a politician said in 1992, and a co-worker noticed the discrepancy.

By Steve Chapman October 21, 2016
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The divisiveness, bitterness and even nuttiness of the 2016 campaign is on full display in Arizona.

By Peter Funt, National Columnist October 20, 2016
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On October 16, the Iraqi government officially declared that offensive operations to retake the city of Mosul have officially begun.

By Austin Bay, National Columnist October 20, 2016
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There are many good conservatives who are Never-Trumpers, and there are many good conservatives who will vote for Donald Trump.

By Dennis Prager, National Columnist October 19, 2016
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It’s been roughly a week since the Access Hollywood tape helped to persuade key parts of the nation that Donald Trump might have a character problem.

By Mona Charen, National Columnist October 16, 2016
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We live in the information age, which is called that for the same reason the ice age got its name: an overwhelming proliferation of the stuff. We automatically assume that more information is better than less.

By Steve Chapman October 14, 2016
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We have a really big problem where we live here in Mohave County. It’s called water. No water, no life. Pretty simple and not hard to understand.

By Robert Fenwick October 13, 2016

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