The Gowdy committee has gobbled up as much as $4.5 million of taxpayers' money, a rather hearty sum given the Republican ideology resting on a deep disdain for the federal government.
With sharp, sometimes even aggressive, answers, Hillary showed confidence, revealing her vast political experience and differentiating herself from her rivals.
The U.S. is one of only two countries in the world that does not offer any form of paid maternity leave. The other is Papua New Guinea.
Christians are not advancing the prestige of the U.S. by tying its origins to God; they are promoting their idea of God by associating it with the very successful brand that is America.
Being angry at establishment politicians who may have let the side down is understandable, but it doesn’t explain why a large number of American voters are embracing outrageous and xenophobic candidates.
If the United States insists upon "butting heads" with China and stirring up trouble in the South China Sea, that creates an entirely separate situation, and the United States will pay the price for its strategic and tactical bias, as well as its arrogance.