Ruling takes campaign funding dictatorships to another level
May 15, 2014 A federal judge in March ruled that a new breed of political money machine — superPACs — can get involved in Pennsylvania elections. more »»
Congress needs to use common sense on VA resignations
May 12, 2014 Members of Congress should apply a simple test to the American Legion’s demand that Veterans Affairs Secretary Eric Shinseki and two high-ranking subordinates resign. more »»
Infectious diseases worthy of close study and funding
May 7, 2014 Several years ago, the book and resultant movie “Outbreak” sparked some public interest in diseases that spread like wildfire and are virtually impossible to treat. more »»
U.S. manufacturing gaining, but can it keep up the pace?
April 30, 2014 Perhaps the most important report on the U.S. economy in years was released last week by a private consulting company. more »»