CAL THOMAS COMMENTARY SEPTEMBER 4, 2018 PRESIDENT TRUMP HAS RESCINDED A SCHEDULED PAY RAISE FOR FEDERAL EMPLOYEES NEXT YEAR, SAYING THE GOVERNMENT CAN’T AFFORD IT. HE ALSO CALLED FOR A MERIT-PAY SYSTEM, WHICH WOULD MEAN NO AUTOMATIC PAY INCREASES. THAT’S A GOOD IDEA. IT’S WHAT BUSINESSES DO. NATURALLY THE PARTY OF GOVERNMENT OPPOSES HIS MOVE.…

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CAL THOMAS COMMENTARY AUGUST 31, 2018 WHILE VARIOUS IGNORANT PEOPLE WITH NO KNOWLEDGE OF HISTORY ARE BUSY TEARING DOWN STATUES OF PEOPLE WHO DON’T FIT THEIR IDEOLOGY, THEY ARE IGNORING ONE SIGNIFICANT STRUCTURE IN WASHINGTON. IT IS THE RUSSELL SENATE OFFICE BUILDING, NAMED FOR THE LATE GEORGIA DEMOCRAT SENATOR RICHARD RUSSELL. YES, RUSSELL WAS A…

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CAL THOMAS COMMENTARY SEPTEMBER 3, 2018 IT’S LABOR DAY AND YOU KNOW WHAT THAT MEANS, OR WHAT IT IS SUPPOSED TO MEAN. WHAT IT MEANS TO THE POLITICAL ESTABLISHMENT AND THE MEDIA IS JUST TWO MONTHS NOW UNTIL THE NOVEMBER ELECTION. THE LEFT AND THE MEDIA WILL TURN UP THE HEAT IN HOPES OF GETTING…

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The Catholic Church sex abuse scandal By Cal Thomas Tribune Content Agency Sexual scandals and inappropriate behavior are as old as the Bible. I give you (1 Corinthians 5:1) in which Paul writes: “It is actually reported that there is sexual immorality among you, and of a kind that even pagans do not tolerate: A…

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CAL THOMAS COMMENTARY AUGUST 30, 2018 HERE IS ANOTHER CHANCE FOR THE JUSTICE DEPARTMENT AND FBI TO REDEEM THEMSELVES AFTER THE FIASCO INVOLVING RUSSIAN HACKING, ALLEGED COLLUSION AND THE STILL MISSING HILLARY CLINTON EMAILS WITH CLASSIFIED MATERIAL IN THEM. PRESIDENT TRUMP HAS CALLED ON JUSTICE AND THE FBI TO INVESTIGATE CHINESE HACKING OF HILLARY’S SERVERS.…

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CAL THOMAS COMMENTARY AUGUST 29, 2018 NOTHING ESCAPES THE TRUMP HATERS, NOT EVEN HOW THE AMERICAN FLAG IS FLOWN AFTER THE DEATH OF SENATOR JOHN MCCAIN. THE CRITICS COMPLAINED WHEN THE PRESIDENT ORDERED THE FLAG LOWERED TO HALF STAFF FOR ONLY TWO DAYS FOLLOWING MCCAIN’S DEATH. THEY IGNORED THE LAW, WHICH LISTS THE POSITIONING OF…

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Double standards By Cal Thomas Tribune Content Agency Finding someone in Washington who is nonpartisan and puts the nation’s interests ahead of their own is so rare these days that he or she, if found, might well qualify as an endangered species. But once in a while — call it the law of averages —…

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CAL THOMAS COMMENTARY AUGUST 28, 2018 HERE IS THE WAY THINGS WORK IN WASHINGTON. IF YOU COMPROMISE WITH DEMOCRATS; IF YOU VOTE FOR THINGS THEY WISH TO PRESERVE, LIKE OBAMACARE, DEMOCRATS AND THEIR MEDIA ALLIES HAIL YOU AS A “STATESMAN,” NONPARTISAN, AND A COMPROMISER IN THE BEST SENSE. IF YOU STAND BY CONSERVATIVE PRINCIPLES, YOU…

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CAL THOMAS COMMENTARY AUGUT 27, 2018 THE INVESTIGATION BY SPECIAL COUNSEL ROBERT MUELLER INTO ALL THINGS DONALD TRUMP MIGHT HAVE MORE CREDIBILITY IF HE WERE ALSO INVESTIGATING WRONGDOINGS BY THE CLINTONS, WHICH ARE LEGION. BUT, AS USUAL, THE CLINTON’S ARE OFF THE HOOK THANKS TO FORMER FBI DIRECTOR JAMES COMEY WHO EXHONORATED HILLARY BEFORE SHE…

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CAL THOMAS COMMENTARY AUGUST 24, 2018 DEMOCRATS AND THE LEFT HAVE RUN OUT OF POLICIES SO THEY ARE FOCUSED SOLELY ON HARMING AND POSSIBLY IMPEACHING PRESIDENT TRUMP. AFTER THE PRESIDENT’S FORMER LAWYER MICHAEL COHEN PLEADED GUILTY TO A NUMBER OF CHARGES, INCLUDING SERVING AS A CONDUIT FOR HUSH MONEY PAID TO WHAT WE ONCE CALLED…

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