Wednesday, October 28, 2020

Point/No-Point

Scruggs, Vassallo Debate: How Can Mississippi Improve Its National Standing?

Dickie Scruggs: Our state ranks last in most metrics of economic prosperity. One of the most important metrics--particularly to a business--is a state’s “labor force...

Scruggs, Vassallo Debate: Is America In Trouble?

Dickie Scruggs: Is America in trouble? Absolutely not. In every way the United States of America is the dominant nation on earth. I say this...

Vassallo, Scruggs Debate: Should United States Have Conscription?

Steve Vassallo: A mandatory draft is long overdue. It's time once again in the history of our country to invoke a mandatory draft. The security...

Scruggs, Vassallo Debate: Should Apple Allow FBI Access to iPhones?

Dickie Scruggs: Forcing Apple create a “back door” to its iPhones is handing foreign governments and hackers a pass-key to our most private information. A...

Vassallo, Scruggs Debate: Is The Presidential Primary Selection Process Broken?

Steve Vassallo: The presidential primary selection process is broken. For months now the major national television networks have been touting the individual state primaries...

Scruggs, Vassallo Debate: Should President Obama Nominate a New Justice?

Dickie Scruggs: President Obama is constitutionally mandated to nominate a justice to replace Antonin Scalia. The Constitution is unequivocal: A President “shall nominate” a candidate...

Vassallo, Scruggs Debate: How Should U.S. Deal with North Korea?

Steve Vassallo: U.S. should take more aggressive measures with North Korea. It is in the national security interests of the United States to put the...

Scruggs, Vassallo Debate: Could Hillary Clinton Be Prosecuted?

Dickie Scruggs: Hillary Clinton and her predecessors cannot be prosecuted over emails containing retrospectively classified information. Neither Hillary Clinton, Colin Powell nor Condoleezza Rice could...

Vassallo, Scruggs Debate: Should the U.S. Cut Back on Foreign Aid?

Steve Vassallo: Absolutely! A country $19 trillion in debt needs to focus exclusively on reducing the debt, not increasing it by continuing to give away...

Scruggs, Vassallo Debate: Entitlements and the Deficit

Dickie Scruggs: Our deficit is the result of too low taxes on the one-percenters, not federal spending, which has been flat for 50 years. Many...

Vassallo, Scruggs Debate: The Vision of Normalizing Relations with Iran and Cuba

Steve Vassallo: Any future meaningful relationship must be a win win scenario for both sides. According to the BBC News, the previous sixty years...

Scruggs, Vassallo Debate: Which Presidential Candidate Has Better Plans for Growth

Dickie Scruggs: Hillary Clinton’s plans for economic growth are sensible—even conservative. “Hillary believes the defining economic challenge of our time is raising incomes for hardworking...

Vassallo, Scruggs Debate: Would Americans Be Safer if More Adults Carried Guns?

Steve Vassallo: More responsible adults need to carry guns and should be encouraged to do so. Profiling and vetting should be enhanced to keep...

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Scruggs, Vassallo Debate: Which Presidential Candidate Has Better Plans for Growth

Dickie Scruggs: Hillary Clinton’s plans for economic growth are sensible—even conservative. “Hillary believes the defining economic challenge of our time is raising incomes for hardworking...

Back By Popular Demand, Point-No Point Vassallo/Scruggs: Why Hillary Lost

Point/No Point is back this week by popular demand for this exchange of opinion about why Hillary Clinton lost. Steve Vassallo (Donald Trump supporter)...

Vassallo, Scruggs Debate: The Vision of Normalizing Relations with Iran and Cuba

Steve Vassallo: Any future meaningful relationship must be a win win scenario for both sides. According to the BBC News, the previous sixty years...

Vassallo, Scruggs Debate: Should the U.S. Cut Back on Foreign Aid?

Steve Vassallo: Absolutely! A country $19 trillion in debt needs to focus exclusively on reducing the debt, not increasing it by continuing to give away...