Thomas Lucente: New Ohio law will curb policing for profit

Thomas Lucente: New Ohio law will curb policing for profit

Gov. John Kasich was busy last week when he signed 28 bills into laws on Wednesday.He signed such things as a bill to allow free beer samples; a bill ...

January 8th, 2017 updated: January 8th, 2017. |  


Thomas Lucente: Time to return New Year’s Day to March

Thomas Lucente: Time to return New Year’s Day to March

Beginnings.That is what today is all about, for sure. But should it be? I am, of course, not questioning that today should be about beginnings because...

January 1st, 2017 |  


Thomas Lucente: There is more than 1 Christmas story

Thomas Lucente: There is more than 1 Christmas story

Nature and nature’s laws lay hid in night;God said “Let Newton be” and all was light.— Alexander PopeToday we mark the births ...

December 25th, 2016 updated: December 25th, 2016. |  



Thomas Lucente: Time to end abortion on demand

Thomas Lucente: Time to end abortion on demand

Last week, Ohio Gov. John Kasich had the opportunity to do the right thing and he failed. He failed miserably.While he signed a bill banning abortion ...

December 18th, 2016 updated: December 18th, 2016. |  


Thomas Lucente: Only tyrants ban flag burning

Thomas Lucente: Only tyrants ban flag burning

“Nobody should be allowed to burn the American flag - if they do, there must be consequences - perhaps loss of citizenship or year in jail!̶...

December 4th, 2016 updated: December 4th, 2016. |  


Thomas Lucente: Administrative state killing us

Thomas Lucente: Administrative state killing us

A federal judge in Texas put the kibosh on, at least temporarily, President Barack Obama’s effort to force employers to pay overtime wages to 4 ...

November 27th, 2016 updated: November 27th, 2016. |  


Column: Activists have little to give thanks to this Thanksgiving weekend

The post-election silver lining for left-wing activists and labor unions at Thanksgiving get-togethers this holiday weekend is that minimum wage ballo...

November 23rd, 2016 |  


Thomas Lucente: From one abuser to the next: Obama to pass the pen

Thomas Lucente: From one abuser to the next: Obama to pass the pen

‘‘Government exists to protect us from each other. Where government has gone beyond its limits is in deciding to protect us from ourselves...

November 20th, 2016 |  


Thomas Lucente: Electoral College a brilliant creation

Thomas Lucente: Electoral College a brilliant creation

Enlightened statesmen will not always be at the helm.— James Madison, Federalist No. 10, Nov. 23, 1787The Framers were brilliant.While this is a...

November 13th, 2016 updated: November 13th, 2016. |  


Thomas Lucente: Cast a principled vote for real change

Thomas Lucente: Cast a principled vote for real change

We are now in the last hours of the most nauseating presidential campaign of my lifetime, if not in U.S. history.Come Tuesday, millions of Americans w...

November 6th, 2016 updated: November 6th, 2016. |