Recent Opeds & Letters to the Editor

IRS-Conservatives, Justice-AP, Benghazi, Fast and Furious, HHS, EPA – This is Big Government

Just before this latest scandals avalanche, President Barack Obama

Huntington Beach May Ban Fire Pits

The Indie band Best Coast praises Los Angeles (and the South Bay) in general in its song “The Only Place.”  The song is notable for California’s freedom and carefree life under sun and sand.

A Six-Pack of Scandals Could Define and Destroy the Obama Presidency

It’s been a terrible, horrible, no good, very bad week at the White House—and it isn’t looking like next week will be any better.

A Bee in Their Bonnet

Chemophobic anti-pesticide groups are at it again.

Common Core Fairy Tales

Sol Stern is a nice man. It’s too bad he’s deceiving himself and others about Common Core, an enterprise that essentially nationalizes U.S. education.

Republicans and the Long Game

The sudden deluge of scandal which dominates the discussion around President  Obama’s administration at the moment has handed a golden opportunity to  Republicans.

Does Solar Energy Actually Make Massachusetts Safer?

Earlier this month, Massachusetts governor Deval Patrick announced that

America’s Private Video Market Success

It’s hard to be a “public interest” group when private interests better serve the public.

Ken Cuccinelli Emerges As One Of The Nation's Most Innovative Policy Makers

Ken Cuccinelli, the GOP candidate for Governor of Virginia in this year’s election, proposed last week the most advanced, sweeping, state tax reform plan in the nation.  Indeed, it is so advan