Town Hall Commentary

Read the latest commentary from Lowman S. Henry, Chairman & CEO of the Lincoln Institute of Public Opinion Research.

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The New Normal

The new normal.  Of all the COVID-19 pandemic phrases to enter the popular lexicon the past year and a half...

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In God We Trust

In God We Trust is our national motto, at least until the “woke” crowd gets around to cancelling it.  God,...

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A Tale of Two Governors

With apologies to Charles Dickens: he was the best of governors, he was the worst of governors, it was the...

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Restoring Our Liberty

“We hold these truths to be self-evident, that all men are created equal, that they are endowed by their Creator...

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Showdown Looms Over Job Crushing Greenhouse Gas Compact

I recently read an article quoting the Chief Executive Officer of a Pennsylvania-based company advocating for the implementation of the...

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STOP!! Cancel the Cancel Culture

“A conservative is someone who stands athwart history, yelling stop, at a time when no one is inclined to do...

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A Rose By Any Other Name

There are a number of ways in which the socialist/Democrat Left is especially adept at advancing its policy agenda.  Chief...

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Taking Taxpayers for a Ride

It is a law of nature that bureaucracies and government agencies always crave a larger share of the public treasury. ...

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