Dec 4, 2014
New York's Progressive government thus asserts its tax monopoly over a product it believes kills many smokers. But spendaholic politicians are hooked on cigarette tax revenues.
Nov 3, 2014
Democrats are busy redrawing a new country in the center-right United States, where for decades polls have consistently found that self-described conservatives outnumber liberals by 40 percent to 20.
Oct 27, 2014
I believe that almost all of America's letter carriers are dedicated, honest professionals , faithfully delivering our mail through rain, sleet, and gloom of night, without regard to the race, religion or politics of the sender.
Oct 7, 2014
Two American health workers in Liberia, West Africa, had become infected with the viral disease Ebola, roughly half of whose victims die from internal bleeding. Both recovered, however, after taking a new experimental drug called ZMapp . . .
Aug 5, 2014
In recent days both President Barack Obama and Secretary of the Treasury Jack Lew have invoked the term economic patriotism when discussing the flood of American companies that have used inversion mergers with foreign companies.
Jun 13, 2014
When President George W. Bush sent troops into Iraq, this column described his action as playing "Big Casino."
Apr 29, 2014
Author Piketty wants governments to treat citizens very unequally. He proposes a tax of at least 80 percent on those who make $500,000 per year.
Apr 15, 2014
After more than 100 years on the progressive road to serfdom, the average American now labors more than half his or her working life just to pay what the political ruling elite demands.