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Are You Ready For A Hike In The Gas Tax? Some Leading GOP Senators Are Open To Talking About It.

January 08, 2015, 10:24 AM
The federal government is getting ready to get its piece of your new found windfall by hiking the federal gas tax.

Kirby Delauter, ‘Charlie Hebdo,’ and the Limits of Our Bravery

January 07, 2015, 5:16 PM
Yesterday, the media had a good chuckle when Kirby Delauter, a Frederick County, Md., Council Member, told a journalist that she had no right to use his name in…

The Future Belongs to Charlie Hebdo

January 07, 2015, 5:12 PM
After submission 2 free speech threats the time has come 4 leaders 2 say “the future belongs 2 #CharlieHebdo” “The future must not belong to those who slander…

First-Hand Account From The Terrorist Attack on Charlie-Hebdo - Ricochet

January 07, 2015, 1:37 PM
If I sound incoherent, it’s because I am shaken. The reasons will be obvious. I had no intention of reporting on this from the scene of the Charlie-Hebdo…

Naomi Oreskes Plays Dumb On Statistics And Climate Change

January 07, 2015, 12:53 PM
Our heroine, thinking thoughts. Update Comments restored. No idea how they got turned off. Remember how I said, again and again—and again—that everybody gets…

First Annual WMBriggs.com Bad Science Award!

January 07, 2015, 12:51 PM
The valuable award. Announcement In the proud and rarely abused tradition of Honoring Important People, we present the First Annual WMBriggs.com Bad Science…

Blog: Why do liberals hate highways?

January 07, 2015, 12:27 PM
The website Vox.com portrays itself as the “howstuffworks” of the political world. It takes a political question, and then, step by step, uses facts to answer…

Do Not Submit! Republish the Mohammed Cartoons Everywhere. Here’s How.

January 07, 2015, 11:52 AM
Today’s terror attack on Charlie Hedbo, the irreverent French satirical magazine that was one of the few media outlets in France to publish the original…

'97% Of Climate Scientists Agree' Is 100% Wrong

January 07, 2015, 11:43 AM
If you’ve ever expressed the least bit of skepticism about environmentalist calls for making the vast majority of fossil fuel use illegal, you’ve probably heard…

Articles: How the ObamaCare Death Panel Defies the Constitution

January 07, 2015, 9:20 AM
Former Democrat House Speaker Nancy Pelosi famously said about the Affordable Care Act (ACA), i.e. ObamaCare, “We have to pass the bill so that you can find out…

Have We Already Reached Peak Leftism?

January 06, 2015, 4:47 PM
A recent study that has been making the rounds argues that “academic psychology once had considerable political diversity, but has lost nearly all of it in the…

Under Obama: Federal Debt Up $84,266 Per Full-Time Private-Sector Worker

January 06, 2015, 3:24 PM
House Speaker John Boehner gives a thumb’s up at President Obama’s State of the Union Address. (AP Photo) (CNSNews.com) - The federal government drove…

Norquist: Brace for 'gusher of new taxes' under Internet rules

January 06, 2015, 3:22 PM
By Mario Trujillo - 01/06/15 11:38 AM EST The influential anti-tax activist Grover Norquist warned Tuesday that a decision by regulators to reclassify broadband…

New Congress Grapples With Energy Issues

January 06, 2015, 3:22 PM
Legislation approving the Keystone XL pipeline, which lawmakers will take up as soon as this week, will open the first broad debate on energy policy in Congress…

How a Credit Union’s Left-Wing Execs Got Uncle Sam to Shut Down the Competition

January 05, 2015, 2:43 PM
Center for Responsible Lending Chief Executive Officer Martin Eakes testifies on Capitol Hill in Washington, Thursday, Nov. 13, 2008 / AP BY: Lachlan Markay…

Health Care Fixes Backed by Harvard’s Experts Now Roil Its Faculty

January 05, 2015, 1:29 PM
WASHINGTON — For years, Harvard’s experts on health economics and policy have advised presidents and Congress on how to provide health benefits to the nation at…

Five things you can’t do in Chicago

January 05, 2015, 11:36 AM
Five things you can’t do in Chicago By Hilary Yelvington, Tuesday at 10:21 am There are a lot of great things to do in Chicago – hit the Chicago River for an…

8 Rules For Chris Christie And Other Politicians Who Are Sports Fans

January 05, 2015, 10:55 AM
Last night the Dallas Cowboys beat the Detroit Lions in a wildcard playoff. Dallas had been losing for much of the game. When Tony Romo threw a touchdown pass…

Ten Common Core Promoters Laughing All The Way To The Bank

January 05, 2015, 10:28 AM
NPR recently came out with an image-repair article profiling one of Common Core’s five coauthors, former Bennington College professor Jason Zimba. Moms and dads…

Gregory Zuckerman on the Frackers and the Energy Revolution | EconTalk | Library of Economics and Liberty

January 05, 2015, 10:02 AM
PERMANENT LINK | JUNE 23, 2014 EconTalk Episode with Gregory Zuckerman Hosted by Russ Roberts PRINT A Chance to Write for EconTalk… Continuing Conversation……