KY Legislature Restricts Gov. Beshear’s Authority

The Kentucky state legislature quickly passed a measure (HB 1) to restrict Gov. Beshear’s executive authority. It protects businesses, schools, churches, nonprofits, and local governments and allows them to remain open in accordance with U.S. Centers for Disease...

Pakistan Gets $10 Million for Gender Programs

Remember the $2.5 trillion spending bill passed by Congress the other week? There’s a lot of pork in it. One of the most egregious examples is the money Pakistan will get for “gender programs.” Congress is sending no less than $10 million to the Pakistanis to...

Peaceful Transition of Power

The United States has had peaceful transfers of power from one president to the next since John Adams followed George Washington in 1797. This will continue in 2021 as Pres. Donald Trump will peacefully transfer his executive power to President-elect Joe Biden. Pres....

US Attorneys to Prosecute Kentuckians Involved with DC Mob

The U.S. Capitol was breached and attacked for the first time since the War of 1812. A mob of vandals smashed windows, invaded office spaces, and harmed capitol police. Altogether five people died, including US Capitol Police Officer Brian Sicknick. US Attorney for...

Insurrection in DC

January 6th will go down as a dark day in American history. The greatest symbol of self-government, the US Capitol, was ransacked by thugs who believed an insurrection could overturn a democratic election. After numerous lawsuits were thrown out by Trump-appointed...

Essential Nature of Churches

There’s an ongoing conversation about whether churches are essential, especially in a post-modern age where self-styled spirituality is the norm and objective truth is shunned. The church has long been considered the glue that holds the Christian community...

COVID-19 Relief Bill

Congress passed another Covid relief bill. It’s supposed to help ailing businesses with another paycheck protection program, extended and enhanced unemployment benefits, and another round of $600 direct payments to U.S. taxpayers. But there’s also a lot of...

Controversial Comments by Chicago Teachers Union

The Chicago Teachers Union recently tweeted, “The push to reopen schools is rooted in sexism, racism, and misogyny.” Now is that true? The CDC recommended that schools remain open for the well-being of students. And unfortunately, black students have been most...

General Assembly Begins Today

The 2021 Kentucky General Assembly session begins today. It’s a short session with only 30 working days to conduct the commonwealth’s legislative business. While hundreds of bills will be proposed, only a few priority bills will make it into law. Expect a...

Georgia Runoffs Will Determine U.S. Senate

Georgia voters go to the polls tomorrow and vote in two U.S. Senate races. And today’s outcome will determine Washington’s political balance, at least until the mid-term elections. Incumbent Republican Senators David Perdue and Kelly Loeffler are being...