While Trent Lott could technically support and advocate segregationist policies as majority leader, what policy would Reid be in danger of furthering, based on his statement? None. That's the difference.
The arrest of Roman Polanski by the Swiss government is becoming more and more a model case for international legal cooperation. The Los Angeles District Attorney did everything just right.
Former police commissioner Howard Safir must still feel he is above the law -- and exempt from telling the truth. Nobody is above the law, not even Rudy Giuliani's top cop.
GOP critics of Obama's homeland security have the shortest memory in American history -- or is it the greatest gall and smallest amount of moral intelligence?
MEMORANDUM FROM: Rudy Giuliani, NYC mayor on 9/11/01 TO: Revisionist & Sons Publishing Co.
Drawing a sharp contrast between the Bush and Obama administrations on Good Morning America, Rudolph Giuliani said, "I never had an attack of amnesia under Bush, and I've had one under Obama."
Giuliani has spent the last eight years defining himself as the mayor who was on the ground when terror struck. And now he's on TV announcing that there were no domestic attacks under Bush.
With income inequality higher in New York City than anywhere else in the country, if these foundations are serious about social change and commitment, they should put up and join the public advocate's effort.
On the night before Christmas, former police commissioner Bill Bratton finally received an answer to his longstanding dinner invitation to Ray Kelly.
Didn't the bankers and industrialists just ruin the global economy? What gives them the right to ruin the public schools?
It certainly feels like we dodged another bullet, Rudy deciding not to run for governor or for senator. But it seems suspicious, too. Why would he h...
Rudy Giuliani is out. Out of the Senate race, and for all practical purposes out of politics. He has been with us for more than a quarter century. He had his moments. Too bad there weren't very many of them.
Mayor Bloomberg's store-bought third term has not yet begun yet he has picked a fight with someone no one in his right mind wants to fight: outgoing Manhattan DA Robert Morgenthau.
A - I´ll always want you B - Because my heart is true C - Come, come, come closer And I´ll tell you of the ABC´s -Fran...
Liz Feld is apparently feeling her oats in considering a run against Kirsten Gillibrand for the U.S. Senate. Perhaps Feld believes that a win in Westchester can carry her to DC.
With crime at historic lows and the police commissioner enjoying high public approval, one might think the NYPD would extend basic respect to police reporters. Think again.