Recent Opeds & Letters to the Editor

Global Warming Is a Political Ruse in Florida Governor’s Race

Outside activist groups are spending millions of dollars on political ads claiming Florida Gov. Rick Scott (R) is not doing enough to fight global warming.

Overregulation 'Protects' Consumers from Ride-sharing Carpools

In a classic case of regulatory overreach, the 

Some States’ Tax Policies Are Frightful, Others Are Treats

Just in time for Halloween, the nonpartisan Tax Foundation has released its annual “State Business Tax Climate Index,” finding some states treat businesses in a rather beastly manner, while others

Beware Common Core Proponents Asking for Treats

It always seems appropriate that Halloween comes just days before an election.

A State-Based Solution for Replacing Obamacare

The United States is more than four years into the Obamacare experiment, and it appears Americans of all ideological persuasions are going to be disappointed by the results.

These Policies are on the Ballot

At a speech October 2, President Obama said, “These policies are on the ballot.

Air Monitoring Data at Frac Sand Facilities Not Scary

Halloween is upon us, and once again opponents of frac sand mining are trying to scare people in Wisconsin and other parts of the Upper Midwest by producing one-sided studies based on 

Regcession—Why Americans aren’t Feeling Obama’s 'Vigorous Recovery'

President Obama is trying, according to CNN, to “convince voters of a vigorous recovery that a majority still doubts.” Describing comments the president made on October 2 at Northwestern University

You Want More Affordable, Accessible Food for the Planet? You Want Less Government

What is far and away the most important global trade commodity?  Food.  People have to eat.

Wind Syndrome: A Public Health Crisis Mandated by Government

Wind farms are a “human health hazard,” or so concludes Wisconsin’s Brown County Health Board (BCHB) with regard to the Shirley Wind Project, owned by Duke Energy (DE).