Recent Opeds & Letters to the Editor

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

Americans Fighting Their Own Government For Economic Survival

No wonder the national debt is at nearly $17 trillion—and ticking higher every day.

Slow the Presses!

It has been a difficult time for newspapers.

Sorry Global Warmists, But Extreme Weather Events Are Becoming Less Extreme

Just about every type of extreme weather event is becoming less frequent and less severe in recent years as

Obamacare Implodes - Health savings accounts are the solution, along with a dose of impeachment.

Health policy economists are puzzled by a persistent slowdown in the growth of health care spending that seems to have started in mid-2005, and accelerated since then.

Reaching 400 ppm of CO2 Is No Milestone

[The following is a letter to the editor I submitted the other day to the Minneapolis Star-Tribune. They will certainly not publish it, so I publish it here.

How to Tell if College Presidents Are Overpaid

The Chronicle of Higher Education tells us the median salary of public university presidents rose 4.

The Taxman Cometh (for Tea Partiers)

On Friday, senior IRS official Lois Lerner offered an apology of sorts after nonprofit organizations that were applying for tax-exempt status were targeted for IRS audit if the groups’ names includ

How Ridiculous is Net Neutrality? Let the Left’s ‘Consumer’ Groups Demonstrate

There are Leftist groups that claim the mantle of protecting the “consumer interest.”  Asserting they exist to protect consumers from the abusive, evil acts of corporate America.  In most