Lanterns Columns
Michael Flynn's rise was rapid, his fall even faster

WASHINGTON –  Michael Flynn was President Donald Trump's favorite general, rapidly vaulted to prominence by his fiery speech at the 2016 Republican National Convention and Trump's decision to reward hi

Jared Kushner's ties to the White House, link to the Russia investigation

Jared Kushner, a senior White House aide and the president’s son-in-law, was questioned by special counsel Robert Mueller’s investigators earlier this month, Fox News confirmed.   Kushner repo

The United States Is Not A Democracy

I continue to hear government officials, media types, and other talking heads refer to the United States as a democracy. Our country is in no way a democracy. Anyone who refers to us as such has no credibility about what

Roy Moore allegations leave Alabama pastors divided as election looms

Pastors across Alabama are increasingly divided over the candidacy of Republican Senate candidate Roy Moore, as he faces numerous allegations of sexual misconduct with young girls decades ago. With Moore refusing to b

Powerful Dem Rep. John Conyers hit by report on sexual conduct with ex-staffers

Another sexual harassment bombshell is rocking Capitol Hill, after a report claimed Rep. John Conyers settled a complaint with an ex-employee who said she was fired because she did not “succumb to [his] sexual adva

Tax bill passed by House will help small businesses like mine

Tax relief is nearing the finish line. The House voted 227-205 Thursday to pass the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act, putting the ball in the Senate’s court. We can still hope for lower taxes by the end of the

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