Recent Opeds & Letters to the Editor

U.S. broadband is not falling behind

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Three Cheers for Child Labor

Presidential candidate Newt Gingrich has suggested relaxing child labor laws to allow students to earn money by cleaning their schools - one of his many novel proposals that critique calcified elem

Short-term Fixes Won’t End Cook County Woes

Cook County Board President Toni Preckwinkle has governed in a more fiscally responsible manner than her predecessor, Todd Stroger.

Indiana's Innovative System Clings to Life

As governor of Indiana, Mitch Daniels has achieved remarkable success in a policy area that challenges every governor across the country: the desperate need for Medicaid reform.

Citizens Insurance

As Florida's economy struggles to recover, there is one issue brewing below the surface that if left unattended may erase any recovery, or worse. I commend Gov.

Obama and the Crash of 2013

Most people do not know that already enacted in current law for 2013 are increases in the top tax rates of virtually every major federal tax.

Save Housing, Kill Fannie and Freddie

Four years after its collapse, the housing market continues to crumble. The National Association of Realtors on Nov.

Government Handouts Always Followed by Takeaways

President Barack Obama apparently does not understand basic economics or even simple math. Such as: There are two sides to every equation.

Surprise: Teachers Are Overpaid

A new study concluding public school teachers earn, on average, 152 percent of what comparable private employees do has enormous implication

Government Insurance Is a Bad Investment

It seems everyone is getting on the smaller-government bandwagon these days.