Recent Opeds & Letters to the Editor

Please Don’t Frack

Regular readers of my weekly column may be shocked at my suggestion: “please don’t frack.” But, bear with me.

How Does President Obama's Economic Recovery Compare To Those Of Other Presidents?

President Obama is on a national economic policy speaking tour, with a series of speeches across the country on finally getting the economy growing again, now in his fifth year in office. &nbs

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.

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.

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.