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5 Real-LIfe Wonder Women

Jill S. Tietjen | Posted 06.19.2014 | Women
Jill S. Tietjen

The sobering news that Olympic medalist Amy Van Dyken-Rouen had been severely injured in an accident, caused me to think about she-roes through American history who overcame adversity and changed America

Johnson, Reagan and the Great American Paradox

Bennet Kelley | Posted 06.04.2014 | Politics
Bennet Kelley

Name the hawkish former president that liberals love to hate who cut taxes shortly after taking office, presided over a booming economy with low unemployment, reduced the national debt and whose legacy shapes much of today's debate.

What Democrats Must Do to Win in November

James Zogby | Posted 06.19.2014 | Politics
James Zogby

This November, Democrats will have chance to reconnect with ethnic voters and win support from them while still courting other key groups. It is not an either-or proposition.

Rand Paul Hits Ted Cruz Over Foreign Policy, Ronald Reagan Comparison

The Huffington Post | Samantha Lachman | Posted 03.10.2014 | Politics

Sen. Rand Paul (R-Ky.) penned an editorial for Breitbart News on Monday, in which he implicitly critiqued Sen. Ted Cruz (R-Texas) for attempting to ta...

Red Baiting Is the Last Refuge to Which Joe Lhota Clings

Lincoln Mitchell | Posted 11.25.2013 | New York
Lincoln Mitchell

Republican candidate for mayor Joe Lhota seems to have decided the best way to overcome his 40 point deficit in the polls is by red baiting Democratic nominee Bill de Blasio.

What Would Ronald Reagan Do?

The Huffington Post | Preston Maddock | Posted 05.07.2013 | Politics

Rep. Mo Brooks (R-Ala.) believes that, were it his decision to make today, former President Ronald Reagan would force the 11 million undocumented immi...

Michelangelo Signorile

Nancy Reagan's Daughter Says Former First Lady Supports Marriage Equality

HuffingtonPost.com | Michelangelo Signorile | Posted 04.25.2013 | Gay Voices

Patti Davis, the daughter of former President Ronald Reagan and First Lady Nancy Reagan, made headlines two weeks ago when she said her father would h...

LOOK: Remembering Margaret Thatcher's Time In D.C.

Posted 04.08.2013 | DC

WASHINGTON -- As news broke this morning that former British prime minister Margaret Thatcher died following a stroke, the world is remembering the "I...

Ronald Reagan's Son Compares Gay Marriage To Murder, Bestiality

Posted 04.02.2013 | Gay Voices

A number of conservative politicians have come out in support of same-sex marriage in the wake of the U.S. Supreme Court's hearings on the Defense of ...

Once You Go...

Laura Mola | Posted 08.01.2012 | Politics
Laura Mola

Aren't we done with patrician or pseudo patrician white bread elitists who think they know what's best for us because, well they have money.

No Reagan Blood For You

AP | GREGORY KATZ | Posted 07.24.2012 | Politics

LONDON — A European auction house Thursday canceled the planned online sale of a vial containing dried blood residue said to be from Ronald Reag...

Comptroller Allegedly Embezzled Millions To Fund Horse Breeding Business [UPDATE]

The Huffington Post | Harry Bradford | Posted 04.19.2012 | Business

Municipal budgets around the country have been squeezed tight in recent years, and a city official in one town allegedly exacerbated those financial w...

New Companies Love This Costly Tax Benefit

Reuters | Posted 06.10.2012 | Business

* Accelerated depreciation tax break has bipartisan backing * Congress edges toward debate on tax code revamp * 26 compa...

Two Views of Ronald Reagan

Dorian de Wind | Posted 06.02.2012 | Politics
Dorian de Wind

It has been interesting to hear just about every Republican presidential contender claim that he or she is the true Reagan heir.

The Suffocation of American Democracy

Fred Rotondaro | Posted 05.29.2012 | Politics
Fred Rotondaro

How does the private citizen, the individual voter, compete with the forces that are subverting democracy? The simple answer is not very well indeed.

Iran: Smoke, Mirrors and the Rest

Imogen Lloyd Webber | Posted 03.12.2012 | Media
Imogen Lloyd Webber

The only certainty we have in the public discourse in regards to Iran is that we are dealing with smoke and mirrors with every player.

Professors Do Not Love Reagan Enough: Report

Posted 04.08.2012 | College

Do you love Reagan enough? Well, apparently your professors don't. According to a poll done by Young America's Foundation, a conservative youth gr...

Stephen Colbert, The Next Ronald Reagan? Why The Star Is On To Something

Jordan Zakarin | Posted 03.18.2012 | Entertainment
Jordan Zakarin

Stripped of specific details, the political beginnings of Ronald Reagan and Stephen Colbert are remarkably interchangeable.

Medal of Honor Upgrades Are Rare -- and Should Be

Ed Hooper | Posted 01.11.2012 | Politics
Ed Hooper

The Medal of Honor is this nation's highest combat award. The process of selection must remain exclusively with the Department of Defense for the medal to retain its valorous prominence -- on Veterans Day 2011 and for generations to come.

How The Seven Biggest Presidential Speeches On The Economy Failed

24/7 Wall St. | Posted 11.07.2011 | Business

From 24/7 Wall St.: President Barack Obama will give a speech before a joint session of Congress this week, in which he will lay out a job creation pl...

Stalemate Standoff

Joe Peyronnin | Posted 09.24.2011 | Politics
Joe Peyronnin

President Barack Obama and House Speaker John Boehner held dueling prime time addresses to the nation and even disagreed on whether there was a stalemate over the debt ceiling. That is the problem in a nutshell.

Longing for Competence in a Land Where Nothing Works

Paul Stoller | Posted 07.06.2011 | Politics
Paul Stoller

The stunning capture and death of Osama bin Laden belies the widespread and ever-insistent notion that nothing works in America.

Republican Positioning for 2012

Lincoln Mitchell | Posted 05.27.2011 | Politics
Lincoln Mitchell

The Republican Party is increasingly difficult to unify behind a single candidate. By this time in the 2008, 2000, and 1996 election cycles there was already a clear front runner.

Ronald Reagan Uncovered: New Documentary Uncloaks Myths

Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

As the myths about him grow larger, a new documentary from HBO, called "Reagan," takes a look at the "deeply misunderstood legacy" of late President R...

Ronald Reagan Photos From Life.com

Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Ronald Reagan served many roles during his life - movie star, governor, conservative icon and of course 40th president of the United States. On his...