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EDITORIAL: Traditional marriage wins a round in court
WashingtonTimes.com / Thu, 23 Oct 2014 20:37:07 -0400

Good news turns up when and where it can. On Tuesday, a federal judge appointed by President Carter bucked the latest fashion among his colleagues, and upheld marriage as a contract between a man and a woman. Elsewhere in the country federal judges have leaped to impose homosexual marriage on ...


Otis says thanks
FrederickNewsPost.com / Sat, 25 Oct 2014 02:00:00 -0400
I want to thank the wonderful voters that I have met while campaigning, for taking time and an interest in the new form of government coming to our county with this election. While a new form of gover

Time for social entrepreneurship
FrederickNewsPost.com / Sat, 25 Oct 2014 02:00:00 -0400
Rightfully so, there has been a public outcry for a community center on the west side of town. This concept should be the cornerstone of revitalizing and unifying the Golden Mile area.

Impact of Bechtel leaving
FrederickNewsPost.com / Fri, 24 Oct 2014 02:00:00 -0400
Kudos to The Frederick News-Post for its editorial in the Oct. 19 edition regarding Bechtel’s departure from Frederick to Northern Virginia (“State needs to sit up and pay attention to message sent by

EDITORIAL: Capitalism’s new fans
WashingtonTimes.com / Fri, 24 Oct 2014 19:29:09 -0400

Capitalism, as a wise man who understood human frailty once said, is a bad economic system. Its only virtue is that it is better than all the other systems. Nevertheless, it has fallen from favor in Washington among those who don't understand human frailty. Class warfare, stimulus, redistribution of wealth ...


EDITORIAL: Unholy coercion on abortion funding in California
WashingtonTimes.com / Thu, 23 Oct 2014 20:37:09 -0400

California has been liberalism's bellwether for decades. Democrats in the Golden State have used their lock on the legislature to create social experiments, including a more obnoxious state version of the Environmental Protection Agency. Beginning next year, the state will tax carbon dioxide, something Congress feared to do when Democrats ...



Bad Congress
FrederickNewsPost.com / Sat, 25 Oct 2014 02:00:00 -0400
It is widely documented that on Tuesday, Jan. 20, 2009, the night of the first Obama inauguration, a group of the highest ranking Republican congressmen and senators met in a Washington hotel and deci

EDITORIAL: Washington ‘Wastebook’ refutes ‘cut to the bone’ narrative
WashingtonTimes.com / Fri, 24 Oct 2014 19:29:06 -0400

"Government has been cut to the bone." How many times have we heard that? Republicans and Democrats alike don their sackcloth and ashes, bemoaning the "sacrifices" and "tough choices" they've made. All the while, actual expenditures continue to rise. It's a farce repeated every year.

Departing Sen. Tom Coburn of ...


Overblown Ebola: It’s really time to keep calm
FrederickNewsPost.com / Fri, 24 Oct 2014 02:00:00 -0400
“We can’t live our lives in fear,” Gov. Martin O’Malley said, referencing the latest nationwide panic, this time over Ebola and a Texas nurse who flew into the state — via an Oct. 15 transfer to an am

System change
FrederickNewsPost.com / Sat, 25 Oct 2014 02:00:00 -0400
Judges should be comprehensively vetted and carefully chosen. Judge Danny O’Connor was chosen just that way. Why would we want a system that now forces (newly appointed) Judge O’Connor to stand for ge

Voting for O’Connor this time
FrederickNewsPost.com / Sat, 25 Oct 2014 02:00:00 -0400
I am writing to express my strong support for Danny O’Connor to remain as judge of the Circuit Court in Frederick County.

Agreed. They’re crazy
FrederickNewsPost.com / Sat, 25 Oct 2014 02:00:00 -0400
A letter to the editor, Oct. 22, titled “Maryland voters are crazy,” was the best I've read of all the letters written by politicians and supporters of same, many of which exceed your guideline of 300

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