Politicians make plenty of boneheaded statements but Rep. Mary Kiffmeyer's criticism of an Iraq war veteran's courage probably takes the cake for this political season.
In the legislative session post-mortems, the Big Lake Republican clashed with Rep.
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As a culture, we're unhealthily obsessed with our mothers.
For the past several months, I have been deluged with e-mails wanting to know if I have made plans yet for Mother's Day.
WASHINGTON — The squabbling between political campaigns and the harrumphing of pundits were put in proper perspective at, of all places, the White House Correspondents’ Association (WHCA) dinner — the annual Prom on the Potomac where 2,000 or so media members and movie stars gather to honor th...
WASHINGTON - The preezy of the United Steezy is making me queasy.
I'm not troubled by President Obama's slow jam with Jimmy Fallon, who dubbed the commander in chief "preezy" during Obama's appearance on late-night TV.
Here’s the first thing to understand about federally subsidized crop insurance: In an era when direct payments to farmers are increasingly difficult to justify, crop-insurance subsidies are becoming the main way in which public policy supports commodity crop farmers.
The farm bill negotiations tak...