John Hendrickson: The $21 trillion national debt and the continuing out-of-control spending is a serious problem that can no longer be ignored.
Shane Vander Hart: While Betsy DeVos may not have been my first (or second or third or fourth) choice as Secretary of Education I will give her a chance.
John Hendrickson: In order to renew the American Century, it is necessary to solve the debt crisis and reverse the current manufacturing decline.
Louisiana Governor Bobby Jindal is the only Republican governor in the 2016 field who can actually say he cut spending and reduced his budget every year.
Daniel Mitchell of the Cato Institute wrote an op/ed for Forbes which I believe deserves some attention. He said since former Massachusetts Governor Mitt Romney is willing to consider a value added tax (VAT) should libertarians and conservatives being willing to consider him? First off I’d ask what libertarian would support him anyway? Secondly, I’d […]
The Weinberger-Powell Doctrine served the United States well as a set of principles to guide the careful use of the military. Christopher A. Preble, director of foreign policy studies at the Cato Institute, argues that President Obama’s incursion into Libya means that this doctrine is officially dead.
On January 9,2009 then President-Elect Obama said, “There is no disagreement that we need action by our government, a recovery plan that will help to jumpstart the economy.” Mr. President, what exactly do you call the 323 (give or take a couple) economists who signed the CATO Institute letter/ad (so far)? Economists who just haven’t […]