updated Fri. May 27, 2022
Albany Times Union
March 10, 2018
They include, among many many gutless others, Vice President Dick Cheney (five phony deferments), President Bill Clinton, Newt Gingrich, Mitt Romney, Mitch McConnell, Jack Kemp, Trent Lott, and President Donald J. Trump, unrepentant and unprincipled draft dodging liar that he is (five fake deferments)ÃÂ ...
New York Times
February 25, 2018
I went to work as a speechwriter for Representative Jack Kemp in 1986. So you'd think that the Conservative Political Action Conference, or CPAC, would be a natural fit. It once was. But on Saturday, after speaking to this year's gathering, I had to be escorted from the premises by several guards whoÃÂ ...
February 21, 2018
The U.S. Treasury's top diplomat accused Beijing of "patently non-market behavior" and said that the United States needed stronger responses to counter it. David Malpass, Treasury's undersecretary for international affairs, said that market-oriented, democratic governments were awakening to theÃÂ ...
February 15, 2018
Dear Mr. Speaker: You are almost certain to hold the fate of 1.8 million “Dreamers” in your hands when the Senate concludes its marathon immigration debate. I appeal to you to ask yourself: What would Jack Kemp, your hero and mentor, want you to do? You'll be in charge of deciding how immigration getsÃÂ ...
December 31, 1999
There are reasons this is both silly and troubling, but let's look at history. Whenever this debate bubbles up, someone lists college QBs who played WR in the NFL. If it worked for those guys, why not Jackson? It's kind of a common thing, so it's not that insulting, right? OK. Let's break those players into groupsÃÂ ...
December 31, 1999
The idea is one that was proposed by former U.S. congressman Jack Kemp, recently channelled by a columnist for Canada's National Post. Rather than raise tariffs on the country that launches a trade war (in this case the United States), reduce tariffs on every other country except that one. Rather than raiseÃÂ ...
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