Written by Tom Fitton
Here's one early lesson we've learned from the Obama administration: Beware the word "reform." First there was Obamacare, which was nothing more than a government takeover of our nation's health care system masquerading as "reform." And now the Obama administration has set its sights on "reforming" ...
Written by Art Carden
I assume that we all want to use the lives we've been given to make the world a better place. This isn't as straightforward as it seems at first. It is insufficient merely to think globally; and depressingly many kinds of acting locally are positively destructive. I have been asked to consider a ...
Written by Stephen Hyde - HydeOnHealthCare.com
We know that more than half of all medical cost is wasted, adding no value to the patient. We also know that the total costs of medical provider billing, collection, and payment consume as much as 30% of every health care dollar-about ten times the transaction costs in every other industry.
Written by National Inflation Association
NIA Provides Answers About Inflation, Gold, Silver and Real Estate
The National Inflation Association today announced the top 10 most interesting new NIAnswers recently added to its database.
1) How much over spot is a good price for silver and gold?
A good price for a 1 oz silver coin like an ...
Written by David Rosenberg
Israel experienced no more than a mild recession as a result of the global financial crisis that began in 2007, a testament to policies adopted by the government over the previous decade. These policies emphasized fiscal restraint, as well as liberalization and increased competition across most of ...
Written by Tim McLaughlin and Karen Roche of The Gold Report
Paolo Lostritto: Looking for High Leverage to Gold Price
In this exclusive interview with The Gold Report, Wellington West Analyst Paolo Lostritto explains why he thinks Burkina Faso is a part of the world gold investors should keep their eyes on. He compares Burkina Faso to the Yukon in terms of ...
Written by GOP
Recently, IRS Commissioner Doug Shulman suggested that the IRS would "reduce or confiscate" the tax refunds of those individuals who are uninsured under ObamaCare.
The uninsured penalty starts at $95 and quickly escalates to $2,085. The Joint Committee on Taxation estimates taxes will increase ...
Written by Ian Fletcher
Of all the blurbs I got for my book Free Trade Doesn't Work: What Should Replace It and Why, my favorite is one I got from Robert B. Cassidy, a distinguished former trade diplomat whose career included being Assistant U.S. Trade Representative for China, Asia and the Pacific. His contribution was ...
Written by Ian Fletcher
There is a myth in wide circulation that the superiority of free trade is simply a settled question on which all serious economists agree. The flip side of this myth, of course, is that anyone who criticizes free trade must either be ignorant of economics, or the spokesman of ...