Recent Opeds & Letters to the Editor

Time for Travel Caution in Dealing with Ebola Outbreak

Breaking news as this article was being written is that 

Abusive Tax Policies Are to Blame for Corporations Going Overseas

American companies that reincorporate abroad are not doing so to avoid paying taxes on U.S.

No, A Carbon Tax Cannot Create Jobs, Jobs, Jobs

A tax on carbon dioxide emissions would destroy far more jobs – and wealth – than it would create, despite the well-intentioned hopes of Forbes.com contributor James Conca.

EPA Antics on Sea Level Rise--Gina McCarthy's Miami Trip

EPA Administrator McCarthy is going to be in Miami October 8 during or close to a King Tide and I suspect call the high tide of the year due to global warming.  The reason for the name of King

Desperate Wildlife Extinction Claims are Part of the Warming Hoax

One thing that those of us who have been longtime observers and debunkers of the lies surrounding global warming and/or climate change have noticed is that the “Warmists” have gotten increasingly d

Promised Savings from ACOs Look Increasingly Unlikely to Occur

For several years, the Obama administration has been touting accountable care organizations (ACOs) as a big part of its proposed solution to rising health care costs, particularly in Medicare.

Anti-Scholarship Lawsuits Are Nothing but Mudslinging

Throw enough mud at the wall, and some of it will stick. That seems to be the hope behind the several legal challenges brought against education tax credit scholarship programs.

More Third-Hand Nicotine Nonsense: From Vapor?

Nicotine can be detected in a chamber after releasing vapor directly from an e-cigarette, according to a report in Nicotine and Tobacco Research (abstract 

Parents, Teachers Increasingly Reject Common Core

It’s been a rough year for the Common Core standards.