Recent Opeds & Letters to the Editor

Parents, Teachers Increasingly Reject Common Core

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

GAO Report Confirms: States Better Fracking Regulators than EPA

A new report from the Government Accountability Office (GAO) confirms what many small-government environmentalists have been saying for years: States are more effective at regulating the dispo

America's Education Battlefield

The 2010 introduction of Common Core, a set of requirements for what elementary and secondary school children should know in math and English language arts, has turned schools in one state after an

‘If You Like Your Internet, You Can Keep Your Internet’ and Other Government Lies

Conservatives and Libertarians inherently have little faith or trust in government. We know the institution is inherently flawed – and self-serving.

All States, and the Feds, Should Emulate Minnesota’s Civil Forfeiture Reform

Imagine police seize your money, your car, even your house. Imagine this happens without you being convicted of a crime or even charged with one.

President Ebola

What does it tell you when Britain and France have stopped flights to and from the nations in Africa where Ebola has become a threat and the United States has not taken a similar measure?

RFK, Jr. Wants Me Jailed … as a War Criminal!

The “people’s climate march” was notable for the amazing energy, economic and climate illiteracy displayed by the mostly young people parading along New York City streets September 21.

Pence 2.0: New, But Not Exactly Improved

Many commentators on the right have Indiana Gov. Mike Pence on their 2016 presidential nominee shortlist. After all, they say, Pence has earned it.

Municipalities GON Wild!

Recently two towns, Chattanooga, Tennessee, and the City of Wilson, North Carolina, have petitioned the federal government, via the FCC, complaining that state laws are constraining them from the m