Casey fears high court will undo health care gains

PHILADELPHIA - Democratic U.S. Sen. Bob Casey maintained his opposition to President Donald Trump's Supreme Court nominee, telling a rally crowd to help stop a corporate justice from joining...

Libertarian recount fails to qualify governor hopeful

July 14--The Libertarian Party of New Mexico will likely not have a gubernatorial candidate on the ballot this November after all. A recount of Libertarian primary results from eight counties...

Opinion/Column: Supreme Court controversy proves again: Government has too much power

President Trump's nomination of Brett Kavanaugh to fill the vacancy left by retiring Supreme Court Justice Anthony Kennedy has predictably produced apoplexy on the left. Their certainty - and...

Your license plate data from these 3 shopping centers can be...

July 12--IRVINE -- For nearly two years, the Irvine Co. has been quietly sharing information from automated license plate readers at three Orange County shopping centers with a surveillance...

Public will, pot laws may not converge quickly

July 11--Making medicinal marijuana legal in Oklahoma is expected to take time, and there could be some sharp turns along the way -- such as the Tuesday announcement by...

Smile! Supreme Court nominees and the art of the schmooze

WASHINGTON (AP) — Brett Kavanaugh's wooing of the Senate is a time-honored tradition, including awkward grip-and-grin photo ops and light conversation that skirts the contentious issues that lie ahead. Here's...

Moore on Maumelle: The parallel candidacies of Chad Gardner and R.J....

It is no secret that Chad Gardner and R.J. Mazzoni are running for the Maumelle City Council Ward 2 position. They both took to Facebook recently to announce their...

Senate’s McConnell is on a mission to reshape the courts

WASHINGTON - Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell was upbeat the night after Justice Anthony Kennedy announced he was retiring from the Supreme Court. The Kentucky Republican had already led the...

Bernie Sanders is coming to Minnesota to stump for Keith Ellison...

July 11--U.S. Sen. Bernie Sanders is coming to Minnesota this week, bringing his firebrand progressive style -- and some level of grassroots star power -- to bear on the...

Court nominee Kavanaugh begins making his case to senators

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump’s Supreme Court nominee, Brett Kavanaugh, mapped out strategy with Republican leaders Tuesday, launching a fierce confirmation battle that could remake the court for...

Saunders: Who me, a liberal? That really is ‘Fake News’

By Debra J. Saunders I spent my first 30-plus years in the newspaper business as an editorial writer and later a columnist. Like many readers, I developed views about political...

Robert Barron column: Get ready for recreational pot

I remember covering a political debate in Nanaimo many years ago during a provincial election campaign. It was not long after I first arrived in B.C. and I was still...
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