Health care reform funds should not go toward abortion

Abortion is a hot button issue of the Republican party during elections and it’s also their hook into the Christian community.

Freedom or security, you choose

The age-old dichotomy between individual freedom and security from government control is the root issue surrounding the limits on government power.

National debt, worry on the rise

Without changes, spending for Social Security, Medicare and Medicaid would dramatically increase the budget deficit and debt.

Senate Democrats forgot constituents

Edward R. Murrow, regarded as one of the greatest journalists in history, once said, “A nation of sheep will beget a government of wolves.” Government, at times self-serving and corrupt, needs supervision and a well-informed, active public to keep it in order.

Health care reforms not Obama’s Nov. promises

Is Obama’s most recent outline for health care reform really up to what he promised back in November? As a candidate, Obama’s health care platform was multifaceted and ambitious.