Family Fundamentals: Be smart about holiday spending this season

Family Fundamentals: Be smart about holiday spending this season

Every year, despite our best efforts, we end up spending way too much money during the holidays. Any ideas to rein it in this year?Actually, it’...

November 28th, 2015 |  


When you care enough to send the very best

When you care enough to send the very best

Yes it’s that time of year again… and no I’m not talking about the “War on Christmas!” I’ll address that in anothe...

November 28th, 2015 |  


Why keep the filibuster?

On National Review, there was an interesting exchange of pieces on whether Republicans should consider abolishing the filibuster.The first, “Sen...

November 28th, 2015 |  



Building a foundation for those in need

Building a foundation for those in need

Earlier this fall, I worked alongside fellow Ohioans with Habitat for Humanity to build a home for Air Force veteran, Mark Jones, in Nelsonville, Ohio...

November 27th, 2015 |  


Does Black Friday still matter?

Does Black Friday still matter?

The start of the Christmas shopping season kicks off on November 27. Known as Black Friday, the day retailers are said to go “in the black”...

November 27th, 2015 |  


Congress must enforce the First Amendment on IRS targeting

Congress must enforce the First Amendment on IRS targeting

The Left’s fervor and furor against their enemies is pervasive. There exists a multi-front war, in which speech, cultural and social institution...

November 27th, 2015 |  


Thankful for the little things

I don’t usually reflect much on the abundant amenities of where I live. Generally I take the wide open spaces, fresh air, breathtaking sunsets a...

November 26th, 2015 |  


Americans spend an annual average of $2,746 on lunch

If you want to uncover new ways to save money, start by thinking about what you spend on lunch every day.A new Visa survey shows that American consume...

November 26th, 2015 |  


Chow Line: Do not (I repeat) do not rinse the turkey

Chow Line: Do not (I repeat) do not rinse the turkey

I see conflicting guidance about whether or not to rinse the turkey before roasting it. So, should I or shouldn’t I?Despite what you might read ...

November 26th, 2015 |  


Oily behavior: U.S. pushes Iran deal, rejects Canada’s oil

When terrorists struck America 14 years ago, Canada had our back. At a moment’s notice, Prime Minister Jean Chretien fortified our shared border...

November 24th, 2015 |