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Being first doesn’t help, hurt Cruz

By Eric Heyl
John Zogby, founder of the Zogby Poll and the Zogby companies, is an internationally renowned pollster, author and political pundit. He spoke to the Trib ...

The state of missile defense

By Eric Heyl
Michaela Dodge is a defense and strategic policy analyst at The Heritage Foundation’s Douglas and Sarah Allison Center for Foreign and National Security Policy. She ...

Obama’s backdoor ban

By Eric Heyl
John R. Lott Jr. is president of the Crime Prevention Research Center, a Colorado organization that examines the relationship between laws regulating the ownership or ...

The Kennedy barometer

By Eric Heyl
Lisa Kennedy Montgomery is a former MTV personality and the host of “Kennedy,” which recently debuted on the Fox Business Network and airs Monday through ...

The terror puzzle

By Eric Heyl
Bob Orr retired last month as justice and homeland security correspondent for CBS News, where he led the network’s coverage of international and domestic terror ...

The pathology of ISIS

By Eric Heyl
Yigal Carmon is president of the Middle East Media Research Institute, a Washington, D.C., nonprofit that analyzes Middle Eastern political, ideological, social, cultural and religious ...

‘Our greatest vulnerability’

By Eric Heyl
Dick Thornburgh served as governor of Pennsylvania from 1979 to 1987 and as U.S. attorney general under Presidents Ronald Reagan and George H.W. Bush. He ...

Obama’s broken budget schematic

By Tribune-Review
John H. Makin is a resident scholar at the American Enterprise Institute, a Washington, D.C.-based think tank. Makin, who specializes in the U.S. economy and ...

‘Strange ...’ & entertaining

By Eric Heyl
Jamie Colby is the former co-anchor of the Fox News Channel’s “America’s News Headquarters” and host of the Fox Business Network’s new program “Strange Inheritance.” ...

The Russia question

By Tribune-Review
Angela Stent is director of the Center for Eurasian, Russian and East European Studies and professor of government and foreign service at Georgetown University in ...

Brace youself, America; a Paris-like attack is coming

By Tribune-Review
Kathleen Troia “KT” McFarland is Fox News’ national security analyst and held national security positions in the Nixon, Ford and Reagan administrations. She spoke to ...

A court behind the curve

By Eric Heyl
Tony Mauro is the U.S. Supreme Court correspondent for the Washington, D.C.-based National Law Journal and Legal Times. He spoke to the Trib regarding Chief ...

Challenges are plenty as 2015 bows

By Tribune-Review
Jake Haulk is president of the Allegheny Institute for Public Policy, a Castle Shannon think tank. He spoke to the Trib regarding what likely will ...

Measuring the merry

By Eric Heyl
Tim Kasser is a professor of psychology at Knox College in Galesburg, Ill., and co-author of one of the only known studies on holiday happiness: ...

Cynically manipulating race

By Eric Heyl
Deneen Borelli is outreach director with FreedomWorks, president of Conservative Review, a Fox News contributor and author of the 2012 book “Blacklash.” She spoke to ...

Transitioning to Tom Wolf

By Eric Heyl
Jeff Sheridan is the press secretary for Pennsylvania Gov.-elect Tom Wolf. He spoke to the Trib regarding the ongoing transition to the incoming governor’s administration. ...

What lame ducks might do

By Eric Heyl
Iain Murray is vice president of strategy for the Competitive Enterprise Institute, a Washington, D.C.-based public policy organization advocating limited government, free enterprise and individual ...

Turkey roasting tip from the queen herself, Martha Stewart

By Eric Heyl
Martha Stewart is the founder of Martha Stewart Living Omnimedia and has gained international fame for her publishing, broadcasting and merchandising achievements, which include the ...

Here comes the snow!

By Eric Heyl
Elliot Abrams is a senior vice president and chief forecaster for AccuWeather, the State College company that provides forecasting services worldwide. He spoke to the ...

Assessing midterm results

By Eric Heyl
Michael Barone is the senior political analyst for the Washington Examiner, a Fox News contributor and the principal author of “The Almanac of American Politics,” ...