2024-05-28 8:11 PM

A Penny For Your Thoughts: The News of Greater Falls Church

The focus at last Saturday’s Peace and Justice Conference was on the many faces of the human family. The conference, sponsored by the Catholic Diocese of Arlington, was held at St. Anthony of Padua Catholic Church in Bailey’s Crossroads, and brought together social justice activists from many faith communities in Northern Virginia for the day-long […]

Jim Moran’s News Commentary

The following is Rep. Moran’s statement entered into the record this week in remembrance of the September 11th tragedy.

Nicholas F. Benton: Ben Affleck or Mr. Hoover

A high school just inside the Washington, D.C., beltway in Northern Virginia gained national notoriety last week when Hollywood star Ben Affleck showed up as the keynote speaker for its graduation.

Anything But Straight: State Of The Delusion

With George W. Bush’s popularity rating vacillating between Richard Nixon and the common cold, he limped on the television set to tell us he was doing a “heckuva job.” His words falling on deaf ears and his policies turning a blind eye to reality, the only reason to watch the president’s primetime address was to […]

Jim Moran

Congress is poised to act on two important pieces of legislation this week. The first will be to make achieving a college education less expensive and the second will be to end government welfare for big oil companies.

Jim Moran’s News Commentary

Thursday, the new 110th Congress will be sworn in. Led by Speaker-elect Nancy Pelosi, the first woman Speaker in history, Democrats are poised to tackle a number of issues in the first 100 hours directly impacting the American people.

Helen Thomas: Pelosi In Line To Be Speaker

WASHINGTON — If the Democrats win control of the House in the Nov. 7 mid-term elections, Rep. Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif., would likely be the first woman in U.S. history to become speaker of the House.