Recent Opeds & Letters to the Editor

In Defense of Larry Summers

Larry Summers is on the short list being considered by the president

Federal Aid to Detroit: In Reality, More Than $2 Billion; But to What End?

A Bloomberg piece asserts that federal aid to Detroit amounts to only

It's Time for 'Zero for Zero' Farm Subsidies

We are approaching the DC’s sleepy season. Congress will soon adjourn for the  summer.

Social Conservatism’s Last Stand: Ken Cuccinelli’s Virginia race is make or break time for social conservatives.

Terry McAuliffe is a crony of the Clintons, as a former major Democrat Party fundraiser, 2008 Hillary Clinton for President Campaign Manager, and former National Chairman of the Democrat National C

President Obama’s Climate Plan Would Kill Hundreds Of Millions Of Birds And Bats

A newly published peer-reviewed study reports U.S. wind turbines kill 1.4 million birds and bats every year, even while producing just 3 percent of U.S. electricity.

Taxpayer Millions Squandered on EV Charging Study Project

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

The Revised Definition of GDP Concerning R&D and its Connection to Human Capital

Along with today's release of the preliminary estimate of second quarter GDP, we have a new definition of GDP involving the recognition of R&D as investment.

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