By: Nancy Smith | Posted: April 14, 2014 3:55 AM

The textbook bill that passed narrowly in the Senate last week is no way to answer Common Core. It's a school-budget turkey multiplied 67 times. And worse.

By: Lloyd Brown | Posted: April 15, 2014 3:55 AM

Legislators gotta legislate. But it would be nice if they would unlegislate more often.

By: Michael Barone | Posted: April 15, 2014 3:55 AM
An economist serving on a second-term president's Council of Economic Advisers might expect to weigh in on fundamental issues, restructuring the tax system or making entitlement programs sustainable over the long term. Barack Obama once talked of addressing such issues, and Republican leaders such as House Ways and Means Chairman Dave Camp are doing so.
Posted: April 15, 2014 3:55 AM
By: Kathleen Parker | Posted: April 14, 2014 3:55 AM

WASHINGTON -- In selecting Stephen Colbert to replace David Letterman as host of the "Late Show," CBS has waged war on America's heartland -- or so proclaims that Palm Beach font of heartland mirth, Rush Limbaugh.

Don't you believe it, Heartlanders.