By: Nancy Smith | Posted: August 26, 2014 3:55 AM

Floridians thirsting for primary night excitement in congressional or Cabinet races sure drew the short straw.

By: Mona Charen | Posted: August 26, 2014 3:55 AM
The unsinkable Charles B. Rangel appeared on C-SPAN over the weekend. Why unsinkable? Well, the House of Representatives censured the New York Democrat in 2010 by a vote of 333 to 79 (when the body was still majority Democrat) for violating 11 ethics rules and "bringing discredit to the House." The New York Times called it a "staggering fall" for the senior Democrat. But fall-schmall, he's since been re-elected and will retire at his leisure.
By: Nancy Smith | Posted: August 25, 2014 3:55 AM

We're being told Republicans are backing off their anti-Obamacare media buys. And you know what? To some degree, they are.

Golden Age Quorum Call
By: Robert W. McKnight | Posted: August 27, 2014 3:55 AM

Former Florida Gov. and U.S. Sen. Bob Graham, D-Miami Lakes, knows politics. Other than his race for president, Gov. Graham has never lost a campaign. He is also a constant student of effective politics. So, when he came up to me in 1986 and described a campaign in which I was involved as “textbook,” I took notes.

By: L. Brent Bozell | Posted: August 27, 2014 3:55 AM
In some prominent corners of the liberal media, the grousing has begun about President Obama's habit of hitting the golf course during crises without any concern for looking cavalier. Everyone knows he joyfully hit the links at Martha's Vineyard five minutes after a nationally televised address expressing his disgust at the horrific execution of American journalist James Foley by ISIS extremists in Syria. He played nine rounds during this most recent vacation in a year filled with vacations.
Posted: August 27, 2014 3:55 AM
By: George Will | Posted: August 25, 2014 3:55 AM

WASHINGTON -- What is called "the" 1964 Civil Rights Act is justly celebrated for outlawing racial and other discrimination in employment, "public accommodations" and elsewhere. But that year's second civil rights act, the Criminal Justice Act, which is 50 years old this month, is, some say, largely a failure because of unanticipated changes in the legal and social context. Is it?




Should Florida lift its ban on same-sex marriages?