Recent Opeds & Letters to the Editor

How Dangerous Is Snus? Don’t Ask New York Times Editors

The New York Times has added more fuel to the anti-tobacco-harm-reduction fire with a December 4 editorial (

Single-Payer Taxes Will Devastate Vermont Economy

Early next year, Gov. Shumlin (D) will unveil a long-awaited financing plan for his proposed single-payer health care system. At least, that’s the expectation.

Congress Pays For Entitlement Expansion With Cut To Penis Pumps

The House and Senate are preparing to vote on the “Achieving a Better Life Experience” (ABLE) Act, a bipartisan bill that establishes tax-favored savings accounts for those with disabilities.

Dear Bill Bennett: Get A Little More Reaganesque On Common Core

I’m too young to know if Ronald Reagan’s former Education Secretary Bill Bennett has always been a squish.

To Tackle National Debt, Sizing up the Problem is Key Step

At some point between Thanksgiving and December 1, the federal government made history, as the value of outstanding U.S.

The Gruberization of Environmental Policies

Former White House medical consultant Jonathan Gruber pocketed millions of taxpayer dollars before infamously explaining how ObamaCare was enacted.

The Net Neutrality Hybrid Proposals: They Definitely Are Not Comfortable

Let me ask you this: “If a man has one foot in a bucket of boiling water and the other foot in a bucket of ice, do you think that, on average, he would be comfortable?”

Congress Moves to Block EPA’s Land Grab

Republican lawmakers are pushing hard to corral President Obama’s rogue Environmental Protection Agency with stringent bills and a blunt warning against finalizing its most dangerous land grab ever

How Dangerous is Swedish Snus? Don’t Ask The New York Times

The New York Times has published (