Defining Ideas by topic: Politics: United States

January 17, 2013

Time to Chill Out on Global Warming

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Scientific models of climate change are incomplete and unconvincing.
January 16, 2013

Wards of the State

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With the rise of entitlements, we are not only experiencing a crisis of finances, but also a crisis of character.
December 18, 2012

The End of Unions?

What Michigan Governor Rick Snyder gets right and wrong about labor policy.
December 13, 2012

The Coming Fiscal Tsunami

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As a nation, we are about to be drowned by entitlement debt.
December 5, 2012

Health Care vs. Health Insurance

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The contraception mandate is not a form of insurance; it is a wealth transfer, plain and simple.
November 21, 2012

Waiting for the GOP’s Populist Turn

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If there’s one thing Americans hate, it’s an out-of-touch, elitist snob.
November 20, 2012

The Flat Tax Solution

To step back from the fiscal cliff, we need to simplify our tax policy.
November 13, 2012

One Nation, Under Compromise?

Our political and financial realities will force both Democrats and Republicans to work toward smaller government.
November 5, 2012

Obama's Debt Legacy

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The president’s policies, left unchecked, could lead to a long-run growth depression.
November 4, 2012

The Libertarian’s Dilemma

Which statist candidate should lovers of freedom vote for this Tuesday?