Written by Ron Paul - Mises.org
Most Americans haven't thought much about the strange entity that controls the nation's money. They simply accept it as though it has always been there, which is far from the case. Visitors to Washington can see the Fed's palatial headquarters in Washington, D.C., which opened its doors in 1937. ...
Written by The Heritage Foundation
This Tuesday the White House released their Mid-Session Review admitting they made a $2 trillion miscalculation in the size of the federal deficit that President Barack Obama's borrow and spend policies would inflict on our nation. Heritage senior policy analyst Brian Riedl details the carnage:
Written by TheDailyBell.co
"Government is the great fiction, through which everybody endeavors to live at the expense of everybody else." - Frederic Bastiat
Things are still really bad out there. Where I live in Illinois, the local paper has few advertisements for jobs. And around town, there are few "help wanted" signs ...
Written by George Koether
Albert Jay Nock believed Gresham's Law operated in ideas as surely as in economics, with error displacing reason from men's minds as inexorably as bad money drives good money from men's markets. Nock's theory seems fast on the way to proof a posteriori,especially in our colleges and universities ...
Written by Sultan Knish
The debate over ObamaCare has also once again raised the debate over socialism in America. Its proponents argue that their plans are a social safety net that will coexist with the free market, that unfortunately is wrong, because socialist systems are parasitic on the free ...
Written by Steven M. Cohen
The New York Post and The Wall Street Journal have a common ownership and share a nearly identical conservative philosophy, but the similarities stop there. The Journal has, over time, expanded beyond its financial news coverage franchise into more general interest reporting, while the Posthas ...
Written by Llewellyn H. Rockwell, Jr.
Travel with me back to yesteryear, the early days of the Reagan administration, when taxes were being cut and spending increases were being curbed (actual spending cuts were few), and when journalists were losing their heads about the supposedly catastrophic state of the economy.
Written by Rasmussen Reports
February 8, 2009
President Obama last Thursday night stated his belief in the need for urgent action on the economic recovery bill working its way through Congress. "If we do not move swiftly ... an economy that is already in crisis will be faced with catastrophe," he declared. ...
Written by Karen Campbell, Ph.D. and Guinevere Nell
February 3, 2009
by Karen Campbell, Ph.D. and Guinevere Nell
Although policymakers are currently discussing an $825 billion economic stimulus package, completely eliminating capital gains and dividend taxes would be a cheaper and more effective means of sparking ...