Columns by Cal Thomas

Welfare Reform 2.0

 

Welfare reform again

By Cal Thomas

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"Old Fashioned" Looking Better!

Is ‘Old-fashioned’ returning?

By Cal Thomas

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“It’s a modern changing world

Everything is moving fast.

But when it comes to love I like

FBI Raid On Cohen

Searching and seizing

By Cal Thomas

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“The right of the people to be secure in their persons, houses, papers, and effects, against unreasonable searches and seizures, shall not be violated, and no warrants shall issue, but upon probable cause, supported by oath or affirmation, and particularly describing the place to be searched, and the persons or things to be seized.” — Fourth Amendment to the U.S. Constitution

Syria and the Future

Syria, Trump and isolationism

By Cal Thomas

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The isolationist spirit — a reluctance to become involved in foreign entanglements — goes back in U.S. history to Thomas Paine and his 1776 pamphlet “Common Sense” and to George Washington’s 1796 Farewell Address.

Hogg vs. Ingraham

Free speech takes another hit

By Cal Thomas

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Fox News host Laura Ingraham has apologized, as has the network, for nothing more serious than her tweet: “David Hogg rejected by four colleges to which he applied and whines about it. (Dinged by UCLA with a 4.1 GPA … totally predictable given acceptance rates.)”

D.C. = Dysfunctional City

What’s wrong in Washington (and America)

By Cal Thomas

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KEY LARGO, Florida — At dinner with friends, I was asked what is wrong with Washington. The question presumes a standard by which “wrong” can be defined.

JOHN BOLTON

John Bolton’s enemies

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The "Budget" Stinks

Budget contributes to national insecurity

By Cal Thomas

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President Trump wants us to believe that the ridiculous 2,232-page spending bill passed by Congress, but unread by most members, is a matter of “national security,” because it has money to rebuild the military. He said he had to sign the bill for that reason, but promised never to sign one like it again. We’ll see.

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