Recent Opeds & Letters to the Editor

Certificate of Need Law in Need of Reform

In an April 5 editorial titled "Bill would ruin certificate of need program," the News Sentinel argued legislation Tennessee lawmakers are considering could make it harder for the poor and Tennesse

Earth Day’s Anti-Fossil Fuel Focus Could Plunge Millions Into Green Energy Poverty

Friday, April 22, will mark the 47th Earth Day. You may think it is all about planting trees and cleaning up neighborhoods.

Zika: Crisis or Sentinel Event?

According to the World Health Organization (WHO), Zika is, like Ebola, a Public Health Emergency of International Concern. Now the U.S.

IRS Serves Government, Not Taxpayer

A new report from the Government Accountability Office, a nonpartisan government agency

AllVid Deja-Vu: Google-YouTube’s Forcing Video to be Open to Piracy Again

The FCC’s AllVid proposal is déjà vu. We have seen Google-YouTube’s piracy-as-negotiating-leverage MO in action before.

Authors of Fracking Study Dismayed at Good News

A new study published in 

Author Peter W. Wood Proclaims 'Common Core is Dead'

As part of The Heartland Institute's continuing series of book and movie events, specif

Radical Green and Government Agitators Slam Methane in Latest Bid to Terminate Fossil Fuel Use

Quick: What is 17 cents out of $100,000? If you said 0.00017 percent, you win the jackpot.

The “Establishment” is Slow to Learn; Senate Republicans Pushing for More #GreenPork

In this election cycle, we hear a lot about the “establishment.” Most people are not really sure who they are, but they are sure that they do not like them.