Recent Opeds & Letters to the Editor

Put the Permanently Furloughed Private-sector Employees Back To Work

Following a rough week for Obamacare, the President, understandably, wants to pivot to anything other than the devastating coverage of

Mankind’s Impact on Climate Is Negligible

Former vice president and current global-warming alarm entrepreneur Al Gore has found a new group to scare: investors.

Wood-burning Power Plants: Misguided Climate Change Solution?

Is wood the best fuel to generate electricity? Despite wood’s low energy density and high cost, utilities in the US and abroad are switching from coal to wood to produce electrical power.

Playing Musical Chairs With World Economies

The world’s largest economies seem engaged in something like the children’s game of “musical chairs.” For years, the United States has been the world’s largest national economy, though in recent de

How The Republican Donor Class Gave Us Terry McAuliffe

The story playing out in the wake of Ken Cuccinelli’s narrow loss is of a piece with the divisions that have dogged the right in races large and small in recent years.

“Supplemental” Poverty Measure Shows Uneven Redistribution of Poverty by Government

The release of a supplemental poverty measure by the Census Bureau is being touted in the media as indicating the govern

The Coming Obamacare Bailout

Think back to the fall of 2008. Congress was asked to pass a $700 billion taxpayer bailout for Wall Street.

Global Warming's Mt. Rushmore Wisely Embraces Nuclear Power

Four scientists at the forefront of global warming activism published an open letter th

Organics Versus GMO: Why the Debate?

“[T]he GM debate is over. It is finished. We no longer need to discuss whether or not it is safe.