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February 18, 2014 | Creators Syndicate

Cruz Control?

Thomas Sowell Opinion Columns - Cruz Control?
February 18, 2014 | The Monkey Cage (Washington Post)

Sure, Congress is Polarized. But Other Legislatures Are More So.

If polarization is an American problem, why is it higher in other countries?
January 6, 2014 |

Senator Feinstein's Christmas Folly

Feinstein's call for mandatory labeling of genetically modified, or genetically engineered (GE), foods fails every test: scientific, economic, legal and common sense.
December 16, 2013 |

Meningitis Outbreaks Call for FDA Leadership. Don't Hold Your Breath.

There is no approved MenB vaccine in the United States.
December 3, 2013 | John Batchelor Show

Scott Atlas on the John Batchelor (19:46)

Guests:  Larry Kudlow, CNBC, & Cumulus radio. David Davenport, Stanford & Scott W. Atlas, Yahoo!Finance. Rich Lowry, NRO, and author, Lincoln Unbound.
March 25, 2012 | Room for Debate (New York Times)

The Need to Restrain Congress

The Supreme Court should take this opportunity to reconsider the foundations of its commerce clause jurisprudence...
January 25, 2012 | Daily Caller (DC)

We need a better measure of ‘congressional futility’

Lots of talk and written reports followed by lots of new laws is considered productive. Little talk and few laws is futility...
January 3, 2012 | EconLog

The Interesting Political Economy of the Social Security Tax Cut

[An interesting op/ed] got me thinking more about something I had been wondering about: the interesting political economy of the recent [extension of unemployment benefits and payroll tax cut] bill...
November 22, 2011 |

Congressional Republicans’ strategic shift on taxes

The most significant element of the failed Super Committee negotiation is that Republicans offered to cross the no-net-tax-increase line in exchange for structural entitlement reform or structural tax reform and a permanent answer on tax rates...