Are Illinois and Puerto Rico our future?

by Patrick J. Buchanan -- If Gov. Bruce Rauner and his legislature in Springfield do not put a budget together by Friday, the Land of Lincoln will be the first state in the more…

The passing of the Pelosi era

by Patrick J. Buchanan -- In the first round of the special election for the House seat in Georgia's Sixth District, 30-year-old Jon Ossoff swept 48 percent. He more than doubled the vote more…

A long history of leftist hatred

by Patrick J. Buchanan -- James T. Hodgkinson of Belleville, Illinois, who aspired to end his life as a mass murderer of Republican congressmen, was a Donald Trump hater and a Bernie Sanders more…

What Trump must do to beat the Deep State

by Patrick J. Buchanan -- President Trump may be chief of state, head of government and commander in chief, but his administration is shot through with disloyalists plotting to bring him down. We more…

The impeach-Trump conspiracy

by Patrick J. Buchanan -- Pressed by Megyn Kelly on his ties to President Trump, an exasperated Vladimir Putin blurted out, "We had no relationship at all. ... I never met him. ... more…

The endless terror war

by Patrick J. Buchanan -- On May 22, Salman Abedi, 22, waiting at the entrance of the Arianna Grande pop concert in Manchester, blew himself up, killing almost two dozen people, among them more…

Is Afghanistan a lost cause?

by Patrick J. Buchanan -- "We are there and we are committed" was the regular retort of Secretary of State Dean Rusk during the war in Vietnam. Whatever you may think of our more…

Breakup of the West?

by Patrick J. Buchanan -- By the time Air Force One started down the runaway at Naval Air Station Sigonella in Sicily, to bring President Trump home, the Atlantic had grown markedly wider more…

After the Confederates, who's next?

by Patrick J. Buchanan -- On Sept. 1, 1864, Union forces under Gen. William Tecumseh Sherman, victorious at Jonesborough, burned Atlanta and began the March to the Sea where Sherman's troops looted and more…