Axne Should Not Be Criticized for Not Politicizing a Tragedy

Shane Vander Hart: I am disappointed by the Republican Party of Iowa’s decision to turn a triple murder in Des Moines into a cudgel to attack Cindy Axne.

King: Lax Immigration Enforcement Put “Three in the Morgue in Des Moines”

U.S. Rep. Steve King: “There are thousands of graves across this countryside that are there because we didn’t enforce immigration law.”

Democrats Go All In on Open Borders and the Welfare State

All ten candidates on stage for the second night of the NBC News Presidential Debates said their government-run health care plan would cover undocumented immigrants.

Trump’s Emergency Declaration Should Have Been Overturned

Adam Graham: Republicans will come to regret not only President Trump’s emergency declaration, but the political games they played to acquiesce to it.

Epidemics, Fear and Denial: How Every American Is Threatened

Dr. Jane Orient: Our nation faces real threats that produce genuine body counts from violence and disease. We need an outbreak of common sense.

What to Do About a Caravan of Rag-tag Migrants

Jane Orient: Is the aim of those advocating for the migrant caravan to help these people, or to destabilize the U.S. system of government and the rule of law?

The Swedish Election: What You Need To Know

John Gustavsson discusses Sweden’s general election that takes place on Sunday, September 9th, and the Sweden Democrats’ role in it.

How to Address the Problem of Separating Families at the Border

Shane Vander Hart: Media coverage of families being separated on the U.S. Southern border has been dismal and overlooks facts. Congress can act to remedy this crisis and still follow the rule of law.

Grassley: Secure and Succeed Act Fixes DACA, Protects the Country

U.S. Senator Chuck Grassley (R-Iowa) spoke on the Senate floor Monday afternoon to introduce the Secure and Succeed Act, an amendment to H.R. 2579, he says will fix DACA and will protect the country.

CBS Poll Shows 75 Percent of Viewers Approve of Trump’s SOTU Address

CBS News released a poll last night after President Donald Trump gave his first State of the Union Address. It showed that three in four Americans who watched last night approved of his speech.

Five Takeaways from President Trump’s First State of the Union Address

Shane Vander Hart offers his five quick takeaways from President Donald Trump’s first State of the Union address outlining his first year in office and his vision for 2018.

People Have Dignity and Worth Regardless of Where They Come From

Shane Vander Hart: People have dignity and worth regardless of their country of origin.  People come here because they seek out a future, to improve their lot in life, because the United States, as President Ronald Reagan once put it, is a shining city on a hill. President Trump’s comments malign that truth.

It’s Time for Congress to Address DACA

Shane Vander Hart: DACA by executive order is unconstitutional, but the deportation of all who arrived here illegally as children is unjust. Congress must act.

Grassley Responds to Trump’s H-1B Visa Executive Order

Grassley: New executive order takes steps to protect American workers and preserve limited H-1B visas for truly qualified, high-skilled foreign workers.

Caffeinated Thoughts Radio 3-18-17 (Cal Beisner & Steve King)

On Caffeinated Thoughts Radio this week Shane Vander Hart and Brian Myers host Dr. Calvin Beisner of the Cornwall Alliance and Congressman Steve King.

America First! Trump’s Message Resonates With Voters

John Hendrickson: Trump’s “protectionism” is grounded in the conservative tradition and was the dominant policy for much of our nation’s history.