Key Republicans and all of FOX are critical of President Obama for not followiing the advice of his generals and being militarily stronger against ISIS. President Obama repeated his position of not using combat troops against ISIS. Your thoughts.
What is the significance of Congress authorizing President Obama's plan--with a majority of both Houses and both Parties--to arm Syrian rebels against ISIS?
How does ISIS affect Iran?
Clearly, America is a historic "melting pot" or "salad", unique in the world. Are many Americans now seeing our Diversity as a weakness and not a strength? If so, who then is a "typical American"?
Chick-Fil-A's owner is not a supporter of Gay Rights. Chick-Fil-A donated 200 sandwiches to a California high school fund-raiser event…but the principal banned them from being sold so as to not offend Gay students and their parents. Your thoughts.
Should the Treasure Department act to deter corporate inversions—stop companies from moving off shore to legally reduce their tax expenses? (After all, don’t WE try to legally save on our taxes?)
What are the ramifications of Drones—“boots in the air”—increasingly doing more of our fighting?
Senate Republicans blocked a constitutional amendment limiting campaign spending by outside groups, saying the proposal would limit free speech. The vote was 54 to 42 in favor of limiting debate on the proposed amendment, falling short of the 60 votes needed. All Democrats in the chamber voted in favor of advancing the proposal, all "nay" votes came from the GOP. Your thoughts.
Bill Mahr: "If Hillary gets the 2016 nomination I'll vote for Rand Paul." Your thoughts.
Is it right to use tax dollars to pay for President Obama's library?
The uninsured rate has dropped to the lowest level since the 90's. Is Obamacare working?
Who is ahead today in the governor's race? Does Rauner need to provide specifics as to what he would do as Governor…or is it sufficient to know he would take a more Conservative approach in attacking Illinois’ problems? How Conservative IS Rauner? What is your opinion of Quinn's campaign strategy to attack Rauner's wealth more than attack his issues? Is Rauner more vulnerable to such attacks because his campaign is light on issues?
Is Rahm in trouble? If Karen Lewis runs, how much support might she receive? What about Alderman Bob Fioretti's chances?
Has the Illinois Senate race has tightened? The Sun-Times shows Durbin with a 7% lead, while other polls show Durbin with a much larger lead.
What’s your opinion about the House race in the 10thCongressional District?
Who is more “unreasonable”—those who totally deny that climate change is “real”…or those who want us to spend a zillion dollars (that we don’t have) to make what might be just a minimal difference?
Many celebs discovered that the internet “Cloud” was hacked and nude photos were secured. What does this say about security of the“Cloud”? What does it say about putting nude photos on line?A North Carolina death row inmate exonerated by DNA evidence was once held up by Justice Scalia as an example of someone who deserved to die. Your thoughts.
Is the issue of teacher tenure a winning issue for Republicans?
The typical American family is about 1/3 poorer than a decade ago. Net worth was $88,000 in 2003 vs. $56,000 in 2013, primarily due to the dramatic decline in housing. What are the ramifications?
The Supreme Court says police must obtain a warrant to search your cell phone. What do you feel was the greater risk--to your personal freedom, or to your personal security?
What are the ramifications of America's birthrate having dropped from just under 4 in 1957 to just over 2 today? (2.1 birth rate is considered the right number to replace both parents over their life).
Germany's Merkel said spying on allies is a waste of time as she promptly kicked out America's top spy. What's the point of spying on Germany? Are our relations with Germany more important than any secrets gleaned by spying?