Recent Opeds & Letters to the Editor

No, ObamaCare Is Not a Conservative Idea

Even as ObamaCare is trying to self destruct, its advocates suggest a détente in which “Republicans recognize the conservative nature of the law,” in the words of Austin Frakt in Bloomberg

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.

Obama Administration OKs Bird Killing— As Long As Its by Windmill

Friday’s announcement by the Obama administration that it will allow 

FCC’s Special Access Delay of its IP Transition

FCC staff just muffed an easy opportunity to advance the IP transition on the FCC’s timetable in the National Broadband Plan.

Are Google Glass’ Recordings Illegal Wiretapping Too? -- Part 19 Google Spying Series

Google Glass’ easy eavesdropping on people may be illegal wiretapping.

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

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&