Recent Opeds & Letters to the Editor

Parents Know Best How to Fix Schools

As moms and dads across America enter the education reform arena by the thousands through parent unions, capitol demonstrations, and expanded school-choice measures, some defenders of the current s

Editorials shouldn't focus on beliefs

Published in the Richmond Times-Disptach, August 31, 2011 Editor, Times-Dispatch: 

Texas and Massachusetts: A Health Care Contrast

As the 2012 Republican presidential nomination race heats up, there are many readily apparent contrasts between former Massachusetts governor Mitt Romney and the nation’s longest-serving governor,

A Warmer Planet Is a More Peaceful Planet

A new report published August 24 by Nature magazine claims "global climate is a major factor in organized patterns of violence" around the world.

FDA Poses Far More Danger than Dietary Supplements

With the nation’s pharmaceutical market already suffocated by the heavy-handed government regulations of the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA), Sen.

Republican Candidates Should Push for Real Education Reform

Heartland Print Newspaper: 
In light of his presidential candidacy, several commentators have cast wary glances at Texas Gov.

Clever Words Sustain the Bloated U. S. Government

Politicians live on words. They are the politician’s true currency.

Medicare Bidding Process Will Hurt Doctors, Patients

A poorly designed set of changes to Medicare announced earlier this month could have serious negative consequences as it hits home here in the Washington, D.C., area.

Smile, You're on Motown Surveillance Cam

"Detroit Police hope to bolster safety in the central business district by connecting a network of 350 security cameras to a central viewing post to track activity on the streets, search out wa

Economic Alzheimer’s

There are several forms of dementia. One particularly perverse version affects older economists and investment bankers. They lose the memory of everything except the gold standard.