Blogs

  • The Constitution Had Nothing To Do With It

    The Constitution Had Nothing To Do With It

    The worst part of the Supreme Court's redefinition of marriage is the failure to connect this decision to the Constitution. Even the reckless ROE V. WADE case was based on a “right to privacy” supposedly stemming from an “emanation of a penumbra” in our founding document. But marriage isn't about…

    read more
  • The Constitution Had Nothing To Do With It

    The Constitution Had Nothing To Do With It

    The worst part of the Supreme Court's redefinition of marriage is the failure to connect this decision to the Constitution. Even the reckless ROE V. WADE case was based on a “right to privacy” supposedly stemming from an “emanation of a penumbra” in our founding document. But marriage isn't about…

    read more
  • America, Not Dylann Roof, Should Be Forgiven

    In an expression of extraordinary magnanimity, relatives of the black church members murdered in Charleston, S.C., arose one after the other to tell Dylann Roof, the murderer of their loved ones, that they forgive him. That I do not agree with what they did in no way diminishes my ability…

    read more
  • Solutions Needed for our Border Banking Issues

    ​The Tucson Hispanic Chamber expanded its presence in the region last year through its affiliate chambers in Sierra Vista, Douglas and Nogales. As we hosted events and held meeting with business leaders in Southern Arizona,, we heard a recurring theme. Access to capital was the leading challenges for small business…

    read more
  • Arizona’s Fresh Start in Mexico

    Governor Ducey launched our recent trade mission trip to Mexico City at a reception where he acknowledged Mexico as our friend and neighbor. I was honored to participate in the Delegation representing our Tucson Hispanic Chamber and affiliated chambers in SierraVista, Douglas and Nogales. Repeatedly during the trip, he spoke…

    read more
  • Latin Tuesday

    Today's Latin Tuesday lesson courtesy of David Wilezol: Non omnia possumus omnes“Not all of us are able to do all things” Vergil, Bucolics 8.63 This passage was chosen in regards to the controversy surrounding Rachel Dolezal and her claim that she is black. Brought to you by www.billbennett.com

    read more
  • ‘Christian Millennials’ — Not an Oxymoron

    Morning in America producer Chris Beach and his colleague Alison Howard have penned a new column for National Review addressing the problem of Millennials leaving Christianity in droves. They offer some solutions for how to get Millennials back to church and how to keep them there: http://www.nationalreview.com/article/419807/christian-millennials-not-oxymoron-chris-beach-alison-howard Brought to you…

    read more
  • GOP Ticket Needs a Woman: Which One?

    GOP Ticket Needs a Woman: Which One?

    For two reasons, Republicans must select a female nominee for Vice President. First, because a woman can play the attack-dog role against Hillary without backlash about sexism and, second, because the GOP must win a decisive majority of white females for any chance of victory. But which female leaders to…

    read more
  • How Rice as Running Mate Could Power Victory

    How Rice as Running Mate Could Power Victory

    Imagine Republicans running against Hillary with the slogan: “Not your grandmother's GOP.” If they choose a young leader, Scott Walker or Marco Rubio for president, and Condaleezza Rice for Vice President, that slogan emphasizes that tired charges of Republican racism no longer work. It also emphasizes the GOP youthfulness advantage:…

    read more