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Lee Wishing


    Wed, January 22, 2014

    The Great Recession's Soup Lines


    You know your kids are growing up when they ask a question like the one my daughter asked a few days ago, "Hey, dad, do you think we'll experience a depression in your lifetime or mine?" As ...

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    Fri, January 17, 2014

    Wisdom for Christie's Staff


    Many years ago I worked with a talented political organizer who made a very strange prayer request. After one of our meetings he told me that he regularly prayed that God would give him the spirit of ...

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    Wed, December 11, 2013

    Alcohol, Patriotism and the NFL


    I was disturbed at what I recently witnessed at a Buffalo Bills football game. The Bills hosted their cross-state rival, the New York Jets, in Orchard Park, N.Y. I had attended many Bills games years ...

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    Thu, October 24, 2013

    Making Sense of the Defunding Strategy


    From the moment I clicked on C-SPAN to watch Senator Ted Cruz's quasi-filibuster, I've been trying to make sense of the defund Obamacare/government shutdown effort. It didn't take a rocket scientist, ...

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    Tue, September 17, 2013

    Remembering Dick Larry


    Editor's note: Richard M. "Dick" Larry, one of the conservative movement's most influential grantmakers, died on July 6, 2013, at the age of 77. Larry, who worked quietly behind the scenes, ...

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    Wed, February 29, 2012

    Hope Vs. Despair


    Editor's note: Lee Wishing will be a participant in an April 19-20 conference hosted by The Center for Vision ~Values at Grove City College on "The Challenge 2012: The Divided Conservative ...

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    Wed, January 04, 2012

    Rick Santorum's Rosetta Stone


    Editor's note: Lee Wishing will be a participant in an April 19-20 conference hosted by The Center for Vision ~Values at Grove City College on "The Challenge 2012: The Divided Conservative ...

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    Thu, February 03, 2011

    The Professor, the Prankster and the President



    Editor's note: As we near the centennial celebration of President Ronald Reagan's birth–and as The Center for Vision Values prepares for tonight's Fifth Annual Ronald Reagan Lecture by ...

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    Tue, August 04, 2009

    Happy Birthday, President Obama!


    Editor's note: This article first appeared at WORLDmag.com. Reprinted with permission of WORLDmag.com. To read more news and views from a Christian perspective, call 800-951-6397 or visit ...

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    Wed, July 08, 2009

    Kind of Like Star Wars All Over Again


    Editor's note: This article first appeared at WORLDmag.com. Reprinted with permission of WORLDmag.com. To read more news and views from a Christian perspective, call 800-951-6397 or visit ...

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    Thu, June 25, 2009

    Something's Rotten in Farrell


    Editor's note: This article first appeared at WORLDmag.com. Reprinted with permission of WORLDmag.com. To read more news and views from a Christian perspective, call 800-951-6397 or visit ...

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    Tue, June 02, 2009

    Buy American, but Exclude Farrell, PA


    Editor's note: This article first appeared at WORLDmag.com. Reprinted with permission of WORLDmag.com. To read more news and views from a Christian perspective, call 800-951-6397 or visit ...

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    Fri, May 22, 2009

    The American Cause this Memorial Day


    "Based upon our observations of American soldiers and their officers captured in this war, the following facts are evidenced," a foreign intelligence officer wrote. "There is little ...

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    Tue, March 10, 2009

    Rush and Rick


    I was in the third row as Rush Limbaugh spoke for nearly 90 minutes to a wildly exuberant audience as he closed this year's Conservative Political Action Conference (CPAC) in Washington, D.C. I was ...

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    Thu, February 12, 2009

    Breakfast in America


    My wife and I tag-team to get our four kids ready for school in the morning. She manages the lunch-packing process and I make a hot breakfast. Rarely does a lively morning pass that I don't gaze upon ...

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    Mon, January 05, 2009

    'Fed' Up? Money Lessons for the New Year


    Could 2009 be the year the United States of America starts to go subprime? Just as subprime mortgages wrecked the economy in 2008, 2009 might be the year we begin to see problems associated with the ...

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    Mon, December 15, 2008

    V&V Q&A

    America's Economic Illiteracy Epidemic


    Editor's Note: The "V&V Q&A" is an e-publication from The Center for Vision ~Values at Grove City College. Each issue will present an interview with an intriguing thinker or opinion-maker ...

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