Recent Opeds & Letters to the Editor

“Impact Fees” to Hold Down Property Taxes Actually Drive Them Up

The first installment of this year’s property tax bill on my house came due in June, and all around the country, the first installment of the annual property tax bill recently has come due or soon

Two Simple Questions for Al Gore

Al Gore is at it again.

You Cannot Rewrite Laws to Achieve our Political Agenda

The Supreme Court restricted the Administration's expansion of authority and invites Congressional involvement Now that the dust has settled on the Supreme Court’s 2014 ses

Supreme Court to Obama Administration: Congress Writes Laws, You Don’t!

Now that the dust has settled on the Supreme Court’s 2014 session, we can look at the decisions and conclude that the Administration received a serious smack down.

Free Market Capitalism vs. Crony Capitalism

In the minds of many people around the world, including in the United States, the term “capitalism” carries the idea of unfairness, exploitation, undeserved privilege and power, and immoral profit

Blowing Our Dollars in the Wind

By: Viv Forbes

The New Rent Seeking?

According to data released this week, Samsung and Apple make up the majority of the top 20 global smartphone models sold in the first quarter of 2014.

Media Ignorance Is Worse When It’s Intentional

I hope you all took time to read Mollie Hemingway’s piece this week concerning the problem of media ignorance.

Finally, We’ve Begun Working for Ourselves Instead of for Government

Americans recently celebrated Independence Day—the day the Continental Congress formally adopted the Declaration of Independence and announced the 13 American colonies regarded themselves