posted: 10/11/2015 1:50 a.m.
John Walker has a point, but not a case in his latest injection of the Little Rock public schools into the all-too-familiar federal courtroom.
posted: 10/08/2015 2:50 a.m.
The Republican caucus in the U.S. House of Representatives will vote today by a secret-ballot majority of the membership of 247 to install Californian Kevin McCarthy as speaker to replace John Boehner.
posted: 10/07/2015 2:48 a.m.
Not all circumspection is appeasement worthy of Neville Chamberlain comparisons.
posted: 10/06/2015 3:34 a.m.
The American aversion to gun restriction stems from fear, circular reasoning, politics, economics and a professed intolerance for inevitable imperfection.
posted: 10/04/2015 2:39 a.m.
A version of this column was first published online-only Wednesday.
posted: 10/01/2015 2:52 a.m.
My column of September 8 created a large buzz in a small universe.
posted: 09/30/2015 2:58 a.m.
The Arkansas State Chamber of Commerce wanted a panel on which I sat Monday to lend modern historical perspective to Arkansas politics.
posted: 09/29/2015 3:47 a.m.
John Boehner's job proved impossible, at least by the arduous manner in which he felt it necessary to attempt it.
posted: 09/27/2015 2 a.m.
Pope Francis is not a liberal or conservative. He transcends pedestrian labels that drive wedges in American society.
posted: 09/24/2015 2:54 a.m.
Today's column comes from the vantage point of a panelists' table in front of the Political Animals Club at the Governor's Mansion reception hall at noon Tuesday.
posted: 09/23/2015 2:46 a.m.
A man in a New Hampshire crowd last week asked Donald Trump what we were going to do about all these Muslim training camps in the country.
posted: 09/22/2015 2:18 a.m.
It's an antiquated practice, like a white person in Arkansas voting Democratic.
posted: 09/20/2015 1:55 a.m.
The handy arrow format offers the most efficient way to assess in the shortest space that over-long debate of zany Republican presidential pretenders Wednesday night.
posted: 09/17/2015 2:41 a.m.
We need to treat gasoline more like milk.
posted: 09/16/2015 2:38 a.m.
About the time Hillary Clinton was consenting to a tactical apology commanded by a focus group, Donald Trump was saying on the "Tonight Show" that he’d gladly apologize in the unlikely event he ever did anything wrong.