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    We should applaud ICE, Maricopa County officials for partnering on immigration

    ICE and Maricopa County officials are working across the aisle to do what's best for the county when it comes to immigration. It's about time.
  • Milo Yiannopoulos speaks during a news conference, Tuesday, Feb. 21, 2017, in New York.  Yiannopoulos has resigned as editor of Breitbart Tech after coming under fire from other conservatives over comments on sexual relationships between boys and older men.  (AP Photo/Mary Altaffer)

    Milo Yiannopoulos ordeal a 101 course in First Amendment rights, politics

    I can't help but see that this whole Milo Yiannopoulos ordeal is a perfect example of our First Amendment rights, politics, and the free market system.
  • President Donald Trump speaks while visiting the Boeing South Carolina facility in North Charleston, S.C., Friday, Feb. 17, 2017, to see the Boeing 787 Dreamliner. Trump visited the plant before heading to his Mar-a-Lago estate in Palm Beach, Fla. for the weekend. (AP Photo/Susan Walsh)

    Donald Trump’s approach to the media is a move out of Barack Obama’s playbook

    Before we get all fired up about Donald Trump calling news stories he disagrees with fake, let's remember that Barack Obama basically did the same thing.
  • High school senior Vicky Sosa holds a sign outside the Grayson County courthouse in downtown Sherman, Texas, Thursday, Feb. 16, 2017. In an action called "A Day Without Immigrants," immigrants across the country are expected to stay home from school, work and close businesses to show how critical they are to the U.S. economy and way of life. (AP Photo/LM Otero)

    Significance of Day Without Immigrants protest getting lost in other protest noise

    A national protest called A Day Without Immigrants is being held across the United States on Thursday. The problem is, no one is going to care.
  • FILE - In this Feb. 11, 2014, file photo, then-Defense Intelligence Agency Director Lt. Gen. Michael Flynn testifies on Capitol Hill in Washington. Flynn resigned as President Donald Trump's national security adviser Monday, Feb. 13, 2017. (AP Photo/Lauren Victoria Burke, File)

    Yes, Michael Flynn resigned — now everyone settle down

    Although he may the first to be hired and pushed out of consecutive administrations, its time to settle down about the resignation of Michael Flynn.
  • Children hold signs protesting an anti-sanctuary bill outside the House Education Committee meeting at the state Capitol in Little Rock, Ark., on Tuesday, Feb. 7, 2017. The panel rejected an effort to cut off state funding to colleges and universities that don't cooperate with federal immigration authorities. No state colleges have such a policy, but Republican Rep. Brandt Smith said he was trying to be proactive. Opponents said it could lead to profiling some students. (AP Photo/Kelly P. Kissel)

    To adhere to law, we must remove emotion from immigration debate in America

    If we are going to enforce a strict immigration policy in the United States, we have to remove emotion from the equation. Otherwise, it gets way too tricky.
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    Hey, slacktivists: Why not get off the couch and actually do something?

    If you're new to my brand of snark, slacktivists are those that spout off on social media and then move on with their lives.
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    Before we criticize Trump’s travel ban, why don’t we give extreme vetting a try?

    I'm not sure if President Donald Trump's temporary travel ban on some nations will work. But until we know extreme vetting will fail, why not try it out?
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    The four types of people you will see at the Waste Management Phoenix Open

    Let's face it: the Waste Management Phoenix Open is no longer about golf. The Open is about drinking and people watching -- period.
  • President Donald Trump listens as he is introduced during the National Prayer Breakfast, Thursday, Feb. 2, 2017, in Washington. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci)

    President Donald Trump is a mean guy — so what?

    You can't be serious! President Donald Trump, the leader of the free world, isn't sweet to other world leaders? Outrageous!
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    Let’s be real when we talk about President Donald Trump’s border wall

    OK, people, it's time to stop complaining about the great wall of President Donald Trump! Let's talk propaganda and some good that could come of it.
  • President Donald Trump, left, with Defense Secretary James Mattis, right, watching, explains the executive action on extreme vetting that he is about to sign at the Pentagon in Washington, Friday, Jan. 27, 2017. (AP Photo/Susan Walsh)

    President Donald Trump gets an ‘A’ on Second Amendment rights stance

    President Donald Trump is nailing his promised adherence to the Constitution of the United States when it comes to Second Amendment!
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    Before you click ‘post’ on politics, think about your digital legacy

    Many of my social media friends are expressing emotion and not considering the lasting impact when they click "post" or "send" on social media.
  • Thomas Yoxall, the man who fatally shot a suspect beating an Arizona state trooper, explains how he killed Leonard Pennelas-Escobar who was beating Trooper Edward Andersson "in a savage way", during a news conference at the Department of Public Safety, Tuesday, Jan. 24, 2017, in Phoenix. (AP Photo/Ross D. Franklin)

    Lessons we can all take away from hero who saved Arizona trooper’s life

    Owning a firearm is a right but it is also a huge responsibility. We should all take that responsibility as serious as our state’s new hero, Thomas Yoxall.
  • Legendary Los Angeles Dodgers broadcaster Vin Scully sits in the booth at Camelback Ranch Glendale, Ariz., ballpark Friday, March 25, 2016, the day of the last broadcast he will do from the park. (Tom Tingle/The Arizona Republic via AP)

    Arizona will get a chance to listen to the legend that is Vin Scully

    Arizona Sports will give Diamondbacks fans a chance to hear legendary Dodgers broadcaster Vin Scully call a game on Wednesday. You should tune in.