Warmer economic climates heat up competition for jobs

Florida Gov. Rick Scott’s recent stop in Kentucky to try and convince businesses to move south to the Sunshine State was met with predictable de...

October 15th, 2015 |  


Dysfunction exacts a cost

Dysfunction exacts a cost

Earlier this month, The Economist, the renowned British weekly, ran an editorial advocating an end to the U.S. dollar’s supremacy as the world&#...

October 15th, 2015 |  


Transforming America

The president of the United States entertained a foreign dignitary from Vietnam in the White House some time back. While doing so, the camera lenses w...

October 14th, 2015 |  


Make ‘Sunshine Week’ every week

The tenth “Sunshine Week” ended about six month ago, on March 21. This annual celebration of open government was created by the American S...

October 13th, 2015 |  


Guns: Stopping that one person

Would making guns illegal in America eliminate our American mass murder horror?Has making marijuana illegal for most of the country eliminated the use...

October 13th, 2015 |  


Paranoia over shutdown

Paranoia over shutdown

The fear generated by media use of the words “government shutdown” is amazing. The hysteria peddlers using this terminology, and the media...

October 12th, 2015 |  


‘Right-to-try’ for terminally ill Kentuckians: A no-brainer

Once upon a time, an eagle’s egg was knocked loose from its nest and rolled down the mountain into a barnyard full of chickens.The chickens comp...

October 8th, 2015 |  


Facing real challenges

Facing real challenges

People who care about the United States’ place in the world often fret about challenges to representative democracy from other countries. I̵...

October 6th, 2015 |  


Plan oversteps federal authority

The quest for cleaner energy is one of the great challenges of the 21st century, and has fueled many “green” initiatives in recent years. ...

October 6th, 2015 updated: October 6th, 2015. |  


Where was the Constitution?

Where was the Constitution?

Eleven debaters gathered at the Reagan Library Sept. 16, to share their plans and visions for our future. Each extolled the virtues of Ronald Reagan a...

October 5th, 2015 |