Recent Opeds & Letters to the Editor

World Agricultural Output Continues to Rise, Despite Predictions of Decline

The year 2013 has been a great year for global agriculture. Record world production of rice and healthy production of wheat and corn produced strong harvests across the world.

Good News: Detroit Heads into Bankruptcy

In a very important, U.S.

Harry Reid's Green Energy Goldmine

We are weeks away from being fully immersed in the 2014 election cycle. Predictions abound, likening the 2014 cycle to 2010—when the House flipped from Democratic to Republican.

Time to End America's Century of Central Bank Mismanagement

One hundred years ago this month, on December 23, 1913, the Congress passed the Federal Reserve Act, establishing a national central-banking system in the United States.

Will High Retransmission Consent Fees Hamper a Successful Incentive Auction?

In recent years, over-the-air broadcasters, under the current retransmission consent regime, have been able to exact increasingly higher fees for permitting Multi

Why Chairmen Upton and Walden Plan a Communications Act Update

The most modern part of America’s economy has the most obsolete law.

Electricity for Your EV: A New Entitlement?

An incident blew up in the media this week, in which a Georgia owner of an electric car was arrested, after he plugged in his&

The Nanny State Can Get You Killed

On the same day that the Los Angeles City Council moved to regulate e

Obama’s Shallow Inequality Speech And The Presidency That Might Have Been

President Obama’s speech yesterday on inequality is being lauded as one of the best of his life, by people who paid attention to it.

Hard to Take the German Absolution of Tesla Fires Seriously

Following incidents in Washington state, Mexico and Tennessee, the&nbs