A new study demonstrates disarmingly large hikes in 2016 Obamacare rate requests among states using the federal health insurance exchange, Healthcare.gov. Research by AgileHealthInsurance.com reveals which states have the highest[…]
With the seventieth anniversary this year of the end of the Second World War, a number of commentators have focused on the presumed “unity” of America seven decades ago to “win the war” against global tyranny and international aggression by Nazi Germany and Imperial Japan. Individuals put aside their individual personal and petty interests to support and fight for a “greater collective cause.”
New Jersey Governor Chris Christie, once considered a moderate conservative candidate for the GOP presidential nomination, today proposed a very authoritarian policy: tracking all visitors on tourist visas as if[…]
U.S. Rep. Randy Hultgren (R-Ill.), the mayor of Arlington Heights, Ill., and other influential state and local officials headlined last week’s “open house” at the new headquarters office of the[…]
Anti-GMO radicals are harassing scientists who work at state universities — including the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign — with an onslaught of speculative Freedom of Information (FOI) requests, according[…]
GOP Presidential contenders Sen. Marco Rubio (R-Fla.) and Gov. Scott Walker (R-Wis.) recently introduced health care policy reform proposals that are earning kudos from at least one free market health care[…]
The Speaker of the House of Representatives John Boehner (R-OH) is disparaging President Obama’s so-called “clean energy plan” as a national energy tax, and notes that the ludicrous levy will damage the U.S. economy, which is growing at a[…]
As the deluge of polluted, toxic wastewater unleashed last week by the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) upon Colorado residents finally subsides, the agency is facing another legal storm, a criminal probe[…]
Republican presidential hopeful Donald Trump yesterday took a surprising stance on public policy. He hasn’t offered any specifics for weeks it seems as to what he would do as President, except[…]
An opinion piece in today’s edition of The Wall Street Journal indicates that municipal budget politics may have something to do with the Catholic Church’s sudden acquiescence — at least in[…]
In the same way that EPA has extended its control over water—and even land—under clean water laws (See Part 1), it has exceeded Constitutional authority and the intent of Congress under the Clean Air Acts. Once again, it has caused an enormous waste of billions of taxpayer dollars on government itself—and costs approaching a trillion dollars for compliance in the private sector. All this with measures that have little benefit—and often negative consequences—to the environment or human health. Take carbon dioxide for example.
Congressional Republicans are not pleased, to say the least, with President Obama’s audacious Clean Power Plan, a draconian edict that demands power plants reduce emissions of carbon dioxide by 32 percent from 2005 levels in[…]
Quite remarkably, for the second time in a week, The New York Times has shown some economic sense. Let me repeat that, with some emphasis added: For the second time in a week, The New York Times has shown some economic sense.