State Capitol Week in Review

January 18, 2016 The enormous Powerball prize generated record sales of lottery tickets in Arkansas and increased income for college scholarships. However, legislative leaders said they would take …

Sudden Jihad Syndrome’s related pathology

January 15, 2016 Most of us with a cable, newspaper or Internet subscription are familiar with the 21st century’s global epidemic: Sudden Jihad Syndrome. First identified outside …

Why does the federal government own Oregon?

January 15, 2016 The most important question with respect to the takeover of the Malheur National Wildlife Refuge by Oregon ranchers remains unanswered by the press covering …

Batteries in a disaster

January 14, 2016 One of the funniest memories I have of my son is when he was in the first grade he had accumulated (of all …

The Constitution and Ted Cruz

January 13, 2016 The question of Ted Cruz’s eligibility to be president has been simmering on the back burner for years, but this past week the benign …

Dale and Paul

January 13, 2016 We were reminded last week that not everyone can be Dale Bumpers. Bumpers, the former Arkansas governor and U.S. senator, died on Jan.