Recent Opeds & Letters to the Editor

President Obama Is the Biggest Spender in World History

The U.S. has never before had a President who thinks so little of the American people that he imagines he can win re-election running on the opposite of reality. But that is the reality o

Doctored Data, Not U.S. Temperatures, Set a Record This Year

“Americans just lived through the hottest 12 months ever recorded, the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration reported Tuesday,” according to the May 15 

Green Welfare, Green Taxes, Green Poverty

What would you do if gangs of robbers roamed your neighborhood at night, breaking into your neighbors' houses and stealing their family jewels and life savings?

Franken, FCC Policies Are About Control, Not Competition

It’s been a busy month for Washington handwringers seeking to exert ever-more government authority over the Internet and telecom industries lest the rest of us forget who actually controls the pipe

Obama’s Attack on Religious Liberty Will Raise Health Care Costs

President Barack Obama is becoming his own worst enemy when it comes to keeping his promises.

Feds Spend $1 Billion Helping Kids Walk to School

From 2005 to 2014, Congress will have spent nearly $1 billion of taxpayer money to help kids walk to school.

Duncan Poised to Intrude into Local Schools

U.S. Education Secretary Arne Duncan likes to talk a lot about allowing local control and state flexibility, but his actions belie his talking points.

Schumer’s ‘Ex-Patriot Act’ Attacks Personal and Economic Freedom

All across the nation, cities and states compete with each other partly on the basis of taxes.

Faith and Belief, Loyalty and Love

[The following essay is based on remarks delivered at CPAC-Chicago on June 8, 2012.]

Romney's Education Choice

Mitt Romney is rolling through 2012 at a faster pace than Ronald Reagan rolled through 1980. He is ahead of Reagan's pace at this point in 1980.