Recent Opeds & Letters to the Editor

Thoughts About Utility-Scale Solar Energy

This paper discusses issues with regard to solar energy installations in Georgia and the controversy of the Georgia Public Service Commission mandating a 500 Megawatt utility-size solar p

Crime Down in Urban Cores and Suburbs

The latest data (2011) from the Federal Bureau of Investigation  (FBI) Uniform Crime Reports (UCR) indicates that violent crime continued

Exposing the Global Warming Fraud

Last week President Obama announced a far-reaching plan to require reduction in carbon dioxide emissions from power plants, mandate increased vehicle mileage, and authorize more subsidies for solar

'Welfare State' Doesn't Adequately Describe How Much America's Poor Control Your Wallet

Many people choose to become Democrats when they are young because of a humane belief that government policies in America are stingy in providing resources to the poor.

The Farm-Bill Killshot May Augur Victory In The War On Poverty

Last week, the Washington Establishment, from the Congressional leadership to the national media, was surprised and shocked when the House actually voted down the 5 year farm bill renewal.  Th

The Farm-Bill Killshot May Augur Victory In The War On Poverty

Last week, the Washington Establishment, from the Congressional leadership to the national media, was surprised and shocked when the House actually voted down the 5 year farm bill renewal.  Th

Obama’s Climate Action Plan: Emphasize What Won't Work; Penalize What Works

For months President Obama has been in the uncomfortable position of straddling a barbed-wire fence—does he appease his ardent environmental supporters or advocate for economic growth that wi

As Government’s Power Grabs Grow, Media’s Coverage Diminishes

The Barack Obama Administration has been on a five-plus-year-long  Collect-As-Much-Information-On-Us-As-Possible spree.

President Obama’s Climate Initiative—The Bad News and Good News

In his speech at Georgetown University on Tuesday, President Obama announced, “So today…I’m directing the