Primary Commentary

And here’s the way it came down last night for Super Chooseday as some are calling it. 10 states commanded the focus of our attention for the GOP presidential nomination race. Mitt Romney won six states, Rick Santorum three and Newt Gingrich one. So do we really know anymore than we already knew going into this Super Tuesday? The vote and exit polls are still saying that Republicans are not yet totally convinced. So why […]

Founders Declare War on Religion!

As we ponder historian Newt Gingrich’s ever more vigorous denunciations of President Obama’s “war on religion,” it is worth recalling the first time an American politician charged the political powers that be in the U.S. with seeking to “impose a secular vision” on the country (as Mitt Romney put it the other day). That would be back at the Creation, in Philadelphia in 1787, when an anti-federalist delegate from Maryland named Luther Martin groused to […]