By: Charles Krauthammer | Posted: May 22, 2015 7:00 AM

WASHINGTON -- Ramadi falls. The Iraqi army flees. The great 60-nation anti-Islamic State coalition so grandly proclaimed by the Obama administration is nowhere to be seen. Instead, it's the defense minister of Iran who flies into Baghdad, an unsubtle demonstration of who's in charge -- while the U.S. air campaign proves futile and America's alleged strategy for combating the Islamic State is in freefall.

Guest Column
By: Ned Bowman | Posted: May 21, 2015 7:00 PM

We constantly hear about various regulatory or legislative issues in Washington with the hope that something will be done to correct any given problem, but all too often the result is caught up in conflicting opinions or politics and never resolved.

Guest Column
By: U.S. Rep. Dennis Ross | Posted: May 20, 2015 8:45 PM

I was taught early in life to be an active citizen both in school and throughout the community. These lessons were instilled in me by my parents and by my teachers, and provided the foundation for my love and appreciation of our local community and for our country.

By: Michael Barone | Posted: May 20, 2015 7:00 AM
This spring it seems as if there have been two-point-something Republican presidential candidacy announcements per week. And, since she made her own announcement April 12, Hillary Clinton has answered an average of about two-point-something questions from the press each week.
By: Kevin Derby | Posted: May 22, 2015 9:21 AM

Over the last century, American liberals have often supported a strong executive branch while conservatives have usually fought against giving additional power to the White House.

Posted: May 22, 2015 2:00 AM
By: Kathleen Parker | Posted: May 21, 2015 7:00 AM

Trigger warning: This column will include discussion of ideas that may conflict with your own.

Those accustomed to reading or listening only to liberal commentators may not be aware of "trigger warnings" and "safe zones" on college campuses.

By: Lloyd Brown | Posted: May 20, 2015 8:30 PM

The question remaining after Jacksonville's city elections Tuesday is, was Alvin Brown a one-hit wonder?



Which of these players will have the most influence over the June special session to complete a 2015-2016 Florida budget?