Recent Opeds & Letters to the Editor

Bag the Plastic Bag Tax

Legislators in Harrisburg are considering a proposal from state Sen. Daylin Leach, D-Wayne, that would make Pennsylvania the first state to impose a statewide tax on the use of plastic bags.

Two and a Half Cheers for Ryan-Murray

My life’s work is devoted to cutting the federal government in half.

More Fire, More Subsidies for Tesla in California

There’s that uncomfortable juxtaposition of words again: “Tesla” and “fire.”

Obama's Inequality Fallacies

President Obama veered hard left last week, trying to change the subject from Obamacare to “inequality.” Obama and his Obamabots reflect a lot of confusion whenever they start using this word.

Greg Gutfeld’s EPIC Rant about NYC Ban on E-Cigarettes

If you missed The Five today, you missed an EPIC rant by the great 

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.

You CAN Opt Out of Obamacare: Here’s How

Heartland Institute Policy Advisor Merrill Matthews, who is r