Mar 23, 2023
National security is important, of course, but abusing this argument to blindly close off America to Chinese imports may isolate us in ways that could weaken our security. Any step to ban Chinese products would significantly affect military families.
Mar 16, 2023
In the Biden administration's new budget ... Rather than containing explosive growth in spending, it would use a bunch of new taxes to wage class warfare.
Mar 9, 2023
Welcome to our regime of political capitalism, where merit matters but political connections matter even more.
Mar 2, 2023
Politicians say they want to subsidize this and that to improve manufacturing or bolster national security, but invariably sabotage themselves by weighing the policies down with rules and requirements that have nothing to do with the plans.
Feb 23, 2023
A shrinking workforce is a big deal. Having fewer workers means that working hours per capita will be longer , including longer hours for older, manual-labor workers. It will also spur a further decline in productivity.
Feb 17, 2023
How Congress decides to address this shortfall will have serious consequences on the government's ability to pay for everything else or on Americans' tax burdens, whether they be rich or poor.
Feb 10, 2023
People are uneasy about the debt ceiling fight. Many think it's unhealthy and a sign of poor fiscal management, and they are right. But they should get used to it. These budget fights will keep getting more frequent and more intense.
Feb 2, 2023
Since Grover Cleveland was president, no one has accused the average politician of being principled or even consistent.