Recent Opeds & Letters to the Editor

The New Face of Health Care -- the IRS

When President Obama's Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (PPACA, aka "Obamacare") goes fully into effect in 2014, the American people will only then begin to see the implications of its th

A Win for Capitalism, a Loss for State Capitalism

In the span of two weeks we have seen a success of capitalism and a growing failure of state capitalism.

Property taxes are not the problem — spending is

It is no surprise Pennsylvanians are revolting against property taxes. Their anger at state and local governments for sucking their hearths away is largely justified.

The Election 2012 Prizefight: Paul Ryan's Budget Vs. Barack Obama's

Mitt Romney’s selection of House Budget Committee Chairman Paul Ryan to be his running mate perfectly reframes the campaign on grounds the Republicans should win easily, as long as they communicate

Good News For Polar Bears Is Bad News for Global Warming Alarmists

Professor Susan Crockford, a zoologist and evolutionary biologist at the University of Victoria, Canada, reports that polar bears have successfully ad

When It Comes to the Jobless Numbers, President Obama Isn’t Talking Straight

“This morning we learned that our businesses created 172,000 new jobs in the month of July,” President Obama bragged regarding last Friday’s jobs report.

When It Comes to the Jobless Numbers, President Obama Isn’t Talking Straight

“This morning we learned that our businesses created 172,000 new jobs in the month of July,” President Obama bragged regarding last Friday’s jobs report.

No, Romney Won't Raise Your Taxes $2,000

Mitt Romney's tax plan is a winner, and, lacking a serious rebuttal, President Obama settles for fabricating charges.

Will Ted Cruz’s Primary Victory Finally Awaken Florida’s Establishment Republicans?

How many times must a Ted Cruz, a Richard Mourdock, a Marco Rubio, a Rand Paul, a Nikki Haley, a Mike Lee, etc., put a drubbing on Establishment Republicans before the career politician wing of the

There’s No Mystery To Slow Economic Growth: Progressives Are The Problem

The Big Picture Lesson of the 20th century was that capitalism works and socialism and communism don’t.  The rest of the world learned that lesson far better because they