Shane Vander Hart: Eddie Mauro cheapened the meaning of Good Friday to score political points. He would have been better off not saying anything at all.
Brian Myers; With oil prices low and Americans paying less at the pump, politicians are salivating for an opportunity to raise taxes on gas and carbon.
From The Cost of Discipleship by Dietrich Bonhoeffer (1906-1945): Cheap grace is…
John Hendrickson: Senator Hawley is a conservative who is fighting to place the interests of America first.
John Hendrickson: President Trump’s philosophy on trade represented the true American conservative view of trade. Will Republicans continue to embrace it?
Collin Brendemuehl discusses the problem of individualism within the church and how it fuels anti-intellectualism and impacts church discipline.
John Hendrickson: In a post-President Trump era both Republicans and conservatives can learn from the principles and philosophy of President Coolidge.
Shane Vander Hart: Kamala Harris’ record and comments as a presidential candidate and U.S. Senator troubles the right, her record as a prosecutor troubles the left.
U.S. Rep. Steve King: “We will sprint through the fire together, re-elect President Trump, take back the House from Nancy Pelosi, and Make America Great Again … Again!”
Adam Graham gives three reasons why U.S. Rep. Justin Amash should ignore the opposition of #NeverTrump while contemplating a third-party presidential bid.
John Hendrickson: The COVID-19 pandemic demonstrated that globalization has hollowed out our manufacturing base and made dangerously dependent upon other nations for necessities.
Collin Brendemuehl: Once we take federal government money we are finished (ethically and theologically) as a church. We will be no longer God’s church.
Speaker Pat Grassley called on Iowa Democrats and Better Democracy PAC to suspend fundraising using the public health emergency to attack Republicans.
Kelvey Vander Hart: As we work together to help contain the spread of COVID-19, don’t allow the feeling of camaraderie in the face of chaos to blind you to government overreach during this time.
Kelvey Vander Hart: If we are to have a society where all are equal and treated politely and lawfully, that must start with the right to self-defense.
U.S. Senator Elizabeth Warren, D-Mass., shared her vision for big structural change with hundreds of Iowa voters at the Val Air Ballroom in West Des Moines.