Russ Ferguson Archives - The American Spectator | USA News and Politics
by | Sep 24, 2009

As my plane takes off from Washington, D.C., monuments dot the landscape below me. The Capitol stands tall, overlooking the city, a commanding symbol of a government that is truly of, by, and for the people. What happens under its…

by | Sep 30, 2008

To live in a walkable city is a very fortunate thing, as those who live in some of the finest — Boston, New York, and Washington to name a few — know all too well. As our nation becomes more…

by | May 28, 2008

John McCain effectively has the Republican nomination for president, and social conservatives are getting a bit wary. Now accustomed to being listened to by the White House, they’re not keen on giving up their newly acquired power. After the Bush…

by | May 6, 2008

For the first time in a long time, North Carolina matters. The state’s early May primary has usually meant that by the time that date rolled around, the presidential primary was long over. It had been decided by those in…

by | Apr 18, 2008

If you had cameras following you around 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, would they catch you only in your greatest moments? Would they find out that you are the most wonderful person in the world? Would you…

by | Mar 4, 2008

Corporate America has known it for years. Advertise to young people and they get excited and buy things. Lots of things. But until now that same mindset has failed to reach presidential campaigns. Perhaps this is because young people have…

by | Jan 23, 2008

Most Sundays that I am fortunate enough to be in our nation’s capital, I go to St. John’s Church. It is an unassuming, small yellow building, just steps from the White House. Every president since James Madison has attended services…

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