Join CFIF Corporate Counsel and Senior Vice President Renee Giachino today from 4:00 p.m. CDT to 6:00 p.m. CDT (that’s 5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. EDT) on Northwest Florida’s 1330 AM WEBY, as she hosts her radio show, “Your Turn: Meeting Nonsense with Commonsense.” Today’s guest lineup includes:
4:00 CDT/5:00 pm EDT: Cameron Seward, Heritage Foundation Program Manager - President Obama's Budget;
4:30 CDT/5:30 EDT: Shona Holmes, Canadian Healthcare Refugee - ObamaCare and Patient Rights;
5:00 CDT/6:00 pm EDT: Bruce Herschensohn, Political Commentator, Professor at Pepperdine University School of Public Policy and CFIF Board Member - The Situation in Ukraine and Foreign Policy; and
5:30 CDT/6:30 pm EDT: Troy Senik: FLOTUS and Food Labels and Why is the Middle…[more]
This is a Seinfeld column. It is a political column about nothing.
It is a column about nothing because there is a need for some breathing space.
Last year, for many months, everybody who cares about public affairs was caught up in what seemed like a near-crisis atmosphere, talking and worrying and writing about the most consequential presidential election since at least 1980. Then when the unfortunate results became apparent, the time for reflection, and for wound-licking, was severely foreshortened by the “crisis” of the so-called “Fiscal Cliff.” Then came the bitter…
"The idea that politicians should write laws restricting people critical of them is as perverse as the idea that the sprawling, opaque IRS bureaucracy should be assigned to construe and apply such laws. It is bad enough that there is the misbegotten Federal Election Commission to do what the First Amendment forbids — government regulation of the quantity, content and timing of political speech…[more]