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 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.

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

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

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

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.