US Politics

Texas SOS Refers Democrat Party Noncitizen Mailers to Attorney General
2018-10-24

Key voter fraud opponent applauds Texas' move to investigate Democrat election practices... Read more

Our United States of (Political) Dissatisfaction
2018-10-24

In these divisive times, we’d all be wise to remember that a general, society-wide state of dissatisfaction at the “current state of affairs” is strong... Read more

Why the U.S. Must Become an 'Aspirational' Society Once Again
2018-10-24

If America returned to being an aspirational society, would we see less bickering and more prosperity amongst its citizens?... Read more

Have Antipoverty Programs Increased Poverty?
2018-10-23

Economists James Gwartney and Thomas McCaleb talk about four disincentive mechanisms: the higher real benefit effect, the high implicit tax effect, the... Read more

Regulate Google, Facebook, and Twitter as Public Utilities? Bad Idea.
2018-10-22

Regulating tech companies like public utilities only entrenches them as monopolies, which is the opposite of what we want.... Read more

No Mas: Enforce the Law, Protect Our Borders
2018-10-22

A country that can’t control its borders is by definition no longer a country.... Read more

Repair America's Constitutional Framework to Heal Its Sick Politics
2018-10-22

Short-term politics creates unintended long-term consequences.... Read more

Prejudiced Busybodies Would Be Powerless without Big Government
2018-10-22

As much as the case of Corey Lewis reveals America’s ongoing problems with racism, so too does it uncover an equally threatening problem with the growi... Read more

A Third of Millennials Identify as Democratic Socialists: Why I am Not Surprised
2018-10-19

A recent survey shows that a third of Millennials identify as "Democratic Socialists". Given their financial straits, I am not surprised. ... Read more

Judicial Nominations Taking Too Long - Revised Senate Rule Needed
2018-10-19

The current rules are being used to delay the confirmation process - and can easily be changed, as they have historically.... Read more

The Myths about Money in Politics Are Worse Than the Reality
2018-10-18

Claims about the dangers of money in politics are riddled with ignorance and hypocrisy.... Read more

President Trump's Deregulation Continues
2018-10-17

President Trump Is Following Through On His Promise To Cut Burdensome Red Tape And Unleash The American Economy... Read more

Can the Government Speed Up Innovation?
2018-10-17

If the law precedes technological advancement, then industry will not be able to keep up. If the law is made after the advancement, then it wasn't nece... Read more

Fixing the Nation’s Vulnerable Postal Service Depends on the Completion of the STOP Act
2018-10-16

The STOP Act is a significant success for lawmakers and the administration to strengthen the nation’s public safety and combat the opioid crisis.... Read more

Why NASA’s Space Launch System is Indispensable
2018-10-16

NASA’s big new rocket is not just a new tool of national power but is an essential insurance policy.... Read more