James McDermott

James McDermott

Comment: Devil in the detail of proposed constitutional amendment

Comment: Devil in the detail of proposed constitutional amendment

In attempting to evaluate the proposals of any politician, it is best to start with the observation of Ronald Reagan that ‘‘the most terrifying words in the English language are: ‘I’m from the government and I’m here to help.’”

Comment: Politicians are leaving tough decisions to the judiciary

Comment: Politicians are leaving tough decisions to the judiciary

When does life begin? Should lesbian marriages receive state recognition?