Ending government shutdowns

Senator James Lankford (R-OK) took an important step this week to move his bipartisan Prevent Government Shutdowns Act forward in the legislative process.

America’s most gullible journalists

The entire mainstream media (plus Fox News!) have been assuring us that Portland was a tranquil town, with the occasional peaceful protest ... until President Trump's storm troopers showed up and turned it into a war zone.

Whose side are Portland protesters on?

If the protesters swarming the streets of Portland, Ore, and other cities really want to defeat President Trump, they might want to consider this suggestion: Go home.

Planned Parenthood’s surprise move

I'm no fan of cancel culture, which seems to me to be shrill, suffocating and unforgiving. At the same time, Planned Parenthood in New York is distancing itself from its co-founder, Margaret Sanger, removing her name from one of their health centers in lower Manhattan. This is overdue – and, frankly, unexpected. For as long as I can remember, protests about her pro-eugenics views were largely ignored.

Today is the 212th day of 2020 and the 41st day of summer.