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Thursday, Apr 24, 2014

Tom Jackson

Jackson: Democrats’ April ‘stunts’ sow seeds for November

Just because their days of setting the legislative agenda are a fading memory— a condition that seems unlikely to change anytime soon — doesn’t mean Florida’s Democrats have lost their spunk, or their flair for the grand, ...
Published: 04/16/14

Jackson: Gender pay discrimination: Important if true (it’s not)

Eager to change the subject, Democrats from the president on down appear bent on spinning nothing but golden oldies from their weary collection of debunked, mythical and otherwise irrelevant liberal crusades all the way to November’s midterm e...
Published: 04/13/14
Updated: 04/14/14

The Right Stuff: Mounting alarm could prove “most dangerous scandal”

Tom Jackson’s conservative opinion column is published on Sundays. The Right Stuff blog is updated throughout the week at TBO.com.
Published: 04/13/14

Jackson: Finding room for God between church and state

The high holy days for the two religions integral to creating and sustaining the United States are upon us once more. For the faithful, Palm Sunday, Passover, Maundy Thursday, Good Friday and Easter lie ahead like stops along a familiar pilgrimage, p...
Published: 04/13/14

Jackson: Warning-shot bill has worrisome consequences

In the annals peculiar to the law of unintended consequences, the tale of Marissa Alexander ranks among the saddest, most harrowing and possibly least intended....
Published: 04/09/14

The Right Stuff: Freeing the First Amendment, one shackle at a time

Tom Jackson’s conservative opinion column is published each Sunday. The Right Stuff blog is updated throughout the week at tbo.com/tomjackson/
Published: 04/06/14

Jackson: Cities offer more bang for your vote

Sometimes I think Brian Corley would be happier if he were to get a job transfer to North Korea or Iran or maybe Crimea, because, buddy, in those countries, people vote. I mean, they vote in all capitals, bold italics, which I would demonstrate here,...
Published: 04/06/14

Jackson: Making most of Fort Hood’s deadly, overdue lesson

Regarding the second rampage killing at Fort Hood in less than five years, two emotions apply. Heartache, of course, for the dead and wounded, but also fury. Both will endure, but only the latter packs the power to create worthwhile change....
Published: 04/04/14

Jackson: Calling ACA permanent is premature

As near as I can figure, Chuck Todd, NBC's ubiquitous political analyst, was the first to float the notion of Obamacare's permanence, but it wasn't long before other left-leaning media voices fell in line. National Journal's Ron Fournier echoed Todd ...
Published: 04/02/14

Jackson: Coerced Obamacare enrollees won’t forget

As near as I can figure, Chuck Todd, NBC’s ubiquitous political analyst, was the first to float the notion of Obamacare’s permanence, but it wasn’t long before other left-leaning media voices fell in line. National Journal’...
Published: 04/02/14