Recent Opeds & Letters to the Editor

Where the U.S. Economy Is Going, and Why

The U.S. employment news on January 10 sharply contradicted the oft-repeated refrain that economic growth was beginning to accelerate.

Is This Any Way to Treat the Job Creators?

It’s no wonder that, as the New York Times (NYT) headline 

Colorado Bill Would Roll Back Renewable Mandates As Prices Soar

A Colorado Senate committee is in the process of discussing and debating a bill to roll back renewable power mandates enacted just last year.

Bean Bag Justice?

Like the Chicago Tribune, we too were surprised to s

Jimmy Kimmel Ridicules Obamacare

ABC's Jimmy Kimmel slammed Obamacare on Tuesday night, ridiculing the Obama administrations expectation that young people would buy health insurance.

LBJ’s Great Society Programs Are at the Core of America's Poverty Crisis

January 8, 1964 marked a half century since President Lyndon B.

Why Economic Growth Is Exponentially More Important Than Income Inequality

In 1900, we had no airplanes, no computers, no cellphones, no internet. We had only rudimentary versions of cars, trucks, telephones, even cameras.

Why Are the Media’s ‘Consumer Interest Groups’ So Leftist and Anti-Consumer?

The Media’s double standard when describing political advocacy organizations is as obvious as it is unsurprising. 

It's the Consumer, Stupid! - Part II

In thinking about the brouhaha over AT&T's proposed "sponsored data" plan for its wireless service, I was reminded of a blog I wrote shortly after the oral argument in Verizon's appeal of the

Compassionate Conservatives Are Confusing A Slogan With An Agenda

In the year since President Barack Obama’s re-election, a handful of advocates for compassionate conservatism have re-emerged to push back against limited government conservatives with the sam