Let me finish tonight with a dazzling story of spirit and excitement.My queen, Kathleen, has just returned from another conquest, this one of Mount Kilimanjaro, the highest peak in Africa. She and our daughter Caroline - both on the right hand side of this picture - just climbed Kilimanjaro – all 19,000 feet of it.It took them seven days and six... read more
Mitt Romney managed to stay above the fray in last night's Iowa debate, but he shouldn't get too comfortable. Now that Rick Perry's in the race, and conservatives have a bonafide candidate who read more
Let me finish tonight with this Republican Party - this party that has to make a big decision and start making it right now - this week.I grew up around mainstream Republicans. They voted for Eisenhower and people like him, people who believed in government restraint, less government at home, and, in Ike's case, less interference in other... read more
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