Recent Opeds & Letters to the Editor

Taxpayer Millions Squandered on EV Charging Study Project

An audit by the Department of Energy’s Inspector General fou

The Real Lesson of Detroit: Change or Die

One thing that has become evident about Detroit’s recent bankruptcy filing is  that the city’s problems, though dire, are by no means unique and are in fact  just a more extreme case of t

Drowning in Sea Level Nonsense

New York Congressman Jerrold Nadler (D) and forty members of Congress believe the sea levels are rising, that a panel should be created to determine what should be done, and, of course, to throw bi

There's An Economic Boom Lurking Once President Obama's 2nd Term Ends

The magician’s trick is deception, based on misdirection and distraction.  He draws your attention over here, while he is carrying out the trick over there. President Obama’s economi


The Dirty Politics of "Clean" Energy

Gas pump signage declaring “contains up to 10% ethanol” is so ubiquitous, most of us probably don’t even see it anymore—let alone think about why it is there, what it really means, or how it impact

TV Anticompetitiveness, A La Carte

Freedom isn’t free. And quality video programming certainly is not free. It takes tens of  billions of dollars to produce, protect, and  provide service each year.

A Devine Look at America

For a few years I was a regular contributor to Conservative Battleline on the website of the American Conservative Union (ACU) Foundation, edited by a fellow I knew only as Don Devine.

The Economy? It Must be the GOP's Fault, Right?

Oh goody, the president is on a tour of speeches to address the economic stagnation for which he is to blame. Just what we all need — another speech.

Stand Your Ground, Post-Trayvon Martin America, You’re Not Racist

After my youngest brother died at the age of 19 from what started as a rare childhood cancer, my mother never recovered.  She bore her grief until the day she died a decade later, even ca

Why Is Obama Lying on Climate Change?

The fact that President Obama has been spreading lies about climate change to support his actions directing the Environmental Protection Agency to impose costly new restrictions on carbon dioxide e