Recent Opeds & Letters to the Editor

Bogus Research on Formaldehyde in E-Cig Vapor

The New England Journal of Medicine yesterday published a letter claiming that vapor contains “hidden” formaldehyde at far higher levels than cigarettes (

Permanent Internet Access Tax Ban Is a ‘Sleeper Hit’ with Taxpayers

In December 2014, Congress re-extended the Internet Tax Freedom Act (ITFA), a ban on the taxation of Internet access, as part of the “cromnibus” spending bill.

How Martin Luther King, Jr.’s Vision Underpins the Compact for a Balanced Budget

Perhaps the most important aspect of Martin Luther King, Jr.’s vision was his core belief that every American should be represented equally in our system of governance, regardless of

NASA Keeps Telling ‘Warmest’ Lies

On January 16 The New York Times reported the lies NASA keeps telling about global warming with an article titled 

NOAA and NASA Lied on Temperature Records

During the 2012 presidential election, Rasmussen Report’s poll conducted between November 1st and 3rd showed 49% of likely voters supported Barack Obama and an equal number supported Mitt Romney.

Merchants of Smear: Obama, Gore Other Climate Alarmists Refuse to Debate

Manmade climate disaster proponents know the Saul Alinksy community agitator playbook by heart. In a fight, almost anything goes.

R.I. Unemployment Worse Than it Seems

The old adage “numbers never lie” is true. Numbers can’t lie, but the people who use them can and very often do. Such is the case with the unemployment rate in Rhode Island.

Minimum Wage Mythology Will Hurt Workers

More than 3.1 million workers across the nation received a late Christmas gift on Jan. 1, when minimum wages were increased in 21 states.

Pope Francis Says Freedom Of Speech Has ‘Limits,’ Gets It Wrong Again

Just two weeks after reports surfaced that Pope Francis plans to

The Founders Wanted a Laser-Focused Article V Convention (Part 4 of 8)

This is part 4 of the 8 part series establishing that the laser-focus of the Compact for America approach to organizing an Article V convention with the specific job advancing and ra