Bob Barr

Democrats Attack the NRA With a Spy-Thriller Fantasy

BY BOB BARR Perhaps Senator Ron Wyden (D-OR) has been reading too many Ian Fleming and Tom Clancy novels. This would explain why the Senator’s...

I Worked On The Clinton Impeachment — And Trump Is Not Impeachable

BY BOB BARR Speaking as a former federal prosecutor and impeachment manager in the Senate trial of former President Clinton, and after having reviewed carefully...

Toy Soldiers of the Left

BY BOB BARR Today’s Democratic Party resembles less the days of John F. Kennedy and the romanticism of Camelot than it does the set of...

Intelligence Community Management Is Behind ‘Whistleblower’ Saboteurs

BY BOB BARR The spectacle of House Intelligence Committee Chairman Adam Schiff reading a made-up script of the July 25 phone call between President Trump...

So-Called ‘Swatting’ Is On The Rise – That’s a Bad Omen When It Comes to Red Flag Laws

BY BOB BARR The 15-year history of “swatting” should be borne in mind as several states and the federal government accelerate the push for “red...

House Democrats Won’t Fix Guns — It’s Up To Senate Republicans

BY BOB BARR With the U.S. House reconvening this week, the agenda will be both predictable and meaningless. Led by Judiciary Chairman Jerrold Nadler of...

Oklahoma Opioid Opinion a Harbinger of Dangers to Come

BY BOB BARR Anyone hoping to find consistency in how courts are assigning responsibility for the so-called “opioid crisis” will be sadly disappointed.  Last May,...

The ‘Soft’ Racism of Gun Control

BY BOB BARR The historically racist origins of gun control are hardly a topic for debate. As noted by Cato Institute’s David Kopel, the matter...

If Democrats Win 2020, Expect Them To Dismantle ‘Sick’ Supreme Court

BY BOB BARR Senate Democrats are still seething over the Republican majority’s refusal in 2016 to schedule a vote on President Obama’s Supreme Court nominee,...

Congressional GOP Misses the Mark With Gun Confiscation Proposal

BY BOB BARR Some Republicans in Congress are seeking to pass a “red flag law,” which would grant law enforcement to do what legal precedent...

Thank Obama For Placing Portland Police In A Straightjacket

BY BOB BARR Thanks to the Obama administration’s legacy of promoting baseless charges of racism against police departments across the country, the Portland Police Department...

Professional Whiners Have a New Hero du jour in Megan Rapinoe

BY BOB BARR Most parents know negotiations with toddlers are less an artful debate than a war of attrition. Toddlers make their demands, and failing...