Written by Joseph Henchman
During most of this decade, state lawmakers responded to surging tax revenue by boosting state spending growth to an unsustainable level. Now that boom has turned to bust, significant structural budget deficits have opened up in many states. Throughout 2009, state ...
Written by Jim Simpson
This morning, while Washington, DC was getting blanketed with a record snowfall, Senate Democrats treated the entire United States to what may be the greatest snowjob of all time. Biggoverment.com calls it"the most corrupt piece of legislation in our nation's history," and ...
Written by Jonathan Schanzer and Madeleine Morgenstern
The Palestinian American Research Center (PARC), a U.S. taxpayer-funded organizationnoted for the virulent anti-Israeli attitudes of its academic members, held a conference in October at George Washington University's Elliott School of International Affairs. Most of the conference ...
Written by Richard Falknor
The next session of the Maryland General Assembly will convene on January 13. Presumably this month the Republicans members of both chambers (numbering 36 delegates and 14 state senators) will be giving some thought to their policy priorities before they caucus on January 12.
Written by Sultan Knish
As Obama continues the long march to ObamaCare and Copenhagen, both have come to resemble a painful death march that is bringing, what one can only call the extreme left and the left into conflict with each other. Howard Dean and the Democratic promoters of the Public Option have this in common ...
Written by Tom Fitton
Judicial Watch Poll Shows Deep Divide Between Obama and Likely Voters
President Obama may have given himself "a solid B+" grade the other day for his performance during his first year in office, but neither he (nor Congress) scored anywhere near that high with the American people.
Written by Jim Simpson
On Saturday, December 12, Erick Erickson of Redstate.com published an article titled "Fight." This short, incisive article presented a crystal clear methodology Republican Senators could use to effectively hobble the monstrositythat has come to be known as "Obamacare." ...
Written by Frasier Institute
Manitoba continues reign as most generous province but Americans are far more generous than Canadians
VANCOUVER, B.C.-Manitoba is Canada's most generous province for the 10th year in a row, but Americans continue to be far more generous than Canadians, according to an annual report on generosity ...
Written by Ron Holland
On December 9, 2009, Congressman Ron Paul introduced the Free Competition in Currency Actbefore the US House. The need for this legislation is a clear indication of how far our financial rights and freedoms have fallen in the United States as much of the world outside Washington's ...