Recent Opeds & Letters to the Editor

Stars of ‘Won’t Back Down’ Reap Unexpected Teachers Union/Leftist Backlash

It appears that the stars of “Won’t Back Down,” which enjoys wide theatrical release today, had no idea they were participating in a m

100 Million Examples of Global Warming Absurdity

It’s desperation time for global warming alarmists. Don’t believe me? Just look at what they’re parading as their best media story right now.

Perpetuating Falsehoods

All the Republicans are offering, President Obama tells us over and over, are the same old, failed policies that got us into this mess in the first place.

Our Unsustainable Entitlement Nation

When we talk about recipients of entitlements, we are typically referring to either of two kinds of Americans: the poor and the elderly.

Government Didn’t Build That

This essay is based on remarks delivered at the “Yes, We Did Build It Rally” in Waukesha, Wisconsin on September 22, 2012.

Yes, more with less

Utahns should be proud that their state is improving educational results while keeping its rank as the nation’s lowest state in per-pupil spending.

Don't Let 'Common Core' drop classics

In this most politically polarized of years, there is an issue that could bring many people on the left and right together, were they to focus on it in open public debates.

The Horror! PBS Dares to Bring Balance to a Global Warming Story

Apparently, this is a thing — some kind of horrible … 

Rick Ungar Is Wrong: Obama Is The Biggest Spender In World History

On May 24, 2012, Rick Ungar told the readers at Forbes.com that President Barack Obama “is the smallest government spender since Eisenhower.”  “[O]ur president has actually been tighter with a

Antarctic Sea Ice Sets Another Record

Antarctic sea ice set another record this past week, with the most amount of ice ever recorded on day 256 of the calendar year (September 12 of this leap year).