Recent Opeds & Letters to the Editor

You CAN Opt Out of Obamacare: Here’s How

Heartland Institute Policy Advisor Merrill Matthews, who is r

The Evolving Urban Form: Greater New York Expands

The term “Greater New York” was applied, unofficially, to the 1898 consolidation that produced the present city of New York, which brought together the present five boroughs (counties).

Common Core Slows School Reform Movement

The Wall Street Journal dubbed 2011 “the year of school choice” because 13 states enacted scho

Adoption of New Bulbs Requires Big Subsidies and Killing Incandescents

The full implementation of the incandescent light bulb ban 

National Renewable Electricity Standard: Why Raise Electricity Prices?

Earlier this month, Representatives Jared Polis (D Colorado), Ben Ray Luján (D New Mexico), and Ann Kuster (D New Hampshire) 

Christmas and the Constitution Can Coexist

Many educated Americans likely recognize the expression “separation of church and state” but probably do not know it appears nowhere in the Constitution.

The Five Biggest Education Stories of 2013

Education reporting is often treated as the armpit of the newsroom, where editors assign new reporters or lump the subject in with coverage of parades and spaghetti dinners.

The European Commission’s Google Antitrust Problems Are Not Going Away

Why are European Commission antitrust authorities bending over backwards to settle with Google?

Republicans Go to 'War' Over Cutting 1/1,825th of Federal Spending

Let's put this Paul Ryan-Patty Murray federal budget deal in perspective.