Recent Opeds & Letters to the Editor

Hydro Power Gives Michigan a Renewable Energy Advantage

Many states are scrambling to identify low-emission power sources to comply with federal Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) restrictions on carbon dioxide emissions, but Michigan is blessed with

Tribe’s Opinion That ‘EPA’s Clean Power Plan Is Unconstitutional’ Means More Than You Think

It’s a dead certainty that the Left will denounce Harvard constitutional law professor Lawrence Tribe for accepting a retainer from coal giant Peabody Energy to 

Yes, Virginia, There is No Political Santa Claus

At a time of the year when gift giving and charitable good spirit fills the air, please allow me to be the one who rains on the parade: “Yes, Virginia, there is no Santa Claus!”

Fracking is Fundamental

“It is a sad day when a state chooses to listen to the fear, uncertainty, and doubts spread by anti-fossil fuel agitators rather than making a decision for economic strength that would benefit scho

Are Europeans Spending Too Little On Health Care Compared To The US?

It is common for health policy experts to argue that US health care spending is wasteful compared to its European counterparts because we are not getting better health for the larger amount of spen

Embrace, Don’t Fight the Future of the Labor Market

In 1811, British factory workers literally “fought the machine,” protesting against technology under the banner of mythical figurehead King Ludd.

What if Obama’s Climate Change Policies are Based on pHraud?

“Ocean acidification” (OA) is claimed to be a phenomenon that will destroy ocean life—all due to mankind’s use of fossil fuels.

Obama’s Keystone Confusion

In his appearance last week on The Colbert Report

7 Things Slick Politicians Will Say To Make You Think They Oppose Common Core

The heat on Common Core was high this spring, but I predict it will be even higher come state legislative sessions this January.

Millennials Hit Hard by Government Intrusion

For decades, the quality of life of the incoming generation of Americans has built on and improved on that of the previous generation.