Written by Doug French - President - Mises Institute
The business end of the business cycle does the dirty work of clearing away the malinvestments made during the previous boom. These malinvestments are a stark reminder of what was hot and now is not.
Written by Tom Fitton
Judicial Watch has been digging hard into the scandals behind the collapse of Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac and their role in helping trigger the global financial crisis. A key component of this investigation involves the role political corruption played in the failure of adequate congressional ...
Written by Andrea Lafferty
February 18, 2010 - It is a sad day for children in the District of Columbia foster care system. Catholic Charities has ended its foster-care program with our nation's capital.
Written by JudicialWatch.org
In the latest of numerous legal problems for one of the nation's most corrupt politicians, investigators have determined that the District of Columbia's renowned crack head mayor-now a councilman-illegally steered a bogus $15,000 city contract to his girlfriend and took a cut for himself.
Written by Sultan Knish
America faces two major policy challenges today, Government Reform and the War on Terror. And neither of them are optional. We have to reform government to create a leaner and meaner America, that offers more personal freedoms and much less spending. And we have to fight the internal and external ...
Written by Andrew Cline - FrontPageMag.com
Two events in the past week highlighted yet again the outrageous double standard that the mainstream media and the political Left apply to Sarah Palin.
When it was reported that Sen. John Edwards relied on his wife Elizabeth for advice on everything from public policy to haircuts, it was ...
Written by Brion McClanahan - TenthAmendmentCenter.com
The Roman historian Titus Livius once called Rome "the greatest nation in the world." He wrote those words in a time of moral and political decline, and Livy was hoping by outlining the greatness of the once proud republic, the Roman people would arrest the decline and embrace the principles that ...
Written by Daniel Greenfield
With great fanfare, Michelle Obama kicked off a national anti-obesity campaign, which if it goes half as well as her toxic vegetable garden, will be forgotten in a week or two. But the problem is that we do need an anti-obesity campaign, just not against people who enjoy an extra hamburger during ...
Written by Dr. Ron Paul - The Daily Bell
Last week, the House approved another increase in the national debt ceiling. This means the government can borrow $1.9 trillion more to stay afloat and avoid default. It has been little more than a year since the last debt limit increase, and graphs showing the debt limit over time show a steep, ...