Moore: No, America Does Not Owe the World Climate ‘Reparations’

The climate change movement is really a climate change hustle that's all about money, columnist Stephen Moore says I've made the case in previous columns...

North Carolina Environmental Grants Described as a “Slush Fund” By Critics

North Carolina environmental grants have been described as a "slush fund" by critics  (The Center Square) — North Carolina Attorney General Josh Stein on Thursday...

Congress Will Never Reform Social Security (Commentary)

Congress will never reform Social Security—or cut benefits, so annual adjustments are needed, writes Andrew G. Biggs. Social Security made one of its periodic returns...

Commentary: Biden’s Not So Subtle Lurch Toward Dictatorship

President Joe Biden has shown a habit of doing things associated with dictatorship, not a free and just society, writes Heritage Foundation senior policy...

Harsanyi: Elon Musk Should Tell EU Censors to Bugger Off

When it comes to Twitter and free speech, Elon Musk can tell the EU to get lost, columnist David Harsanyi says If Elon Musk truly...

Congress Avoids Rail Strike, Senate Rejects Mandatory Paid Leave

Congress avoids rail strike that could have further damaged the economy, while rejecting bill forcing railroads to provide paid leave. (The Center Square) - A...

Healthy Job Growth Suggests Inflation Concerns for Federal Reserve

Today's job report shows private payrolls growing at a healthy 2 percent annual rate. It also shows average hourly earnings growing at an 8.5...

Job Growth Surpasses Expectations in November

(The Center Square) – The U.S. economy added 263,000 jobs in November, more than economists expected. “Notable job gains occurred in leisure and hospitality, health...

What George Will, Karl Rove Get Wrong on Populist Conservatism

What George Will, Karl Rove Get Wrong about populist conservatism is the difference between Reagan and the Bushes. (Commentary) Are modern conservatives just unthinking rubes...

Pennsylvania Electric Bills Could Double Under a Pending Carbon Tax Scheme

Pennsylvania's electric bills could double under a carbon tax plan known as the Regional Greenhouse Gas Initiative  Pennsylvania is experiencing historic surges in energy costs....

Sen. Whitehouse Pressured IRS, DOJ to Target Conservative Groups

Sen. Sheldon Whitehouse pressured the IRS and DOJ to target conservative groups, documents show Sen. Sheldon Whitehouse, D-R.I., called for revoking a tax exemption for...

EU Threatens Twitter Censorship (Commentary)

EU Threatens Twitter censorship if it doesn't comply with their restrictive content rules, says J.D. Tuccille. Elon Musk's "free speech absolutist" version of Twitter is...

CHIPS Act Corporate Welfare: Economic Freedom Better (Opinion)

CHIPS Act corporate welfare of $280 billion will be less effective than increasing economic freedom, and could have consequences.  On August 9, 2022, President Biden...

Waiting until 70 to Collect Social Security Will Benefit Most (Study)

Waiting until 70 to collect Social Security will benefit most retirees, according to a National Bureau of Economic Research study. (The Center Square) – The...

Goodman: What Difference Did The Election Make?

What difference, if any, did the 2022 election make, when neither Democrats nor Republicans proposed solutions, John C. Goodman asks. The polls told us that...

Ohio Should Limit Tax Levy Questions to General Election Ballots

Tax levy questions should only be on general election ballots since more voters are engaged, the Buckeye Institute says  Columbus, OH – On Tuesday, Nov....
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S. T. Karnick is a senior fellow and director of publications for The Heartland Institute, where he edits Heartland Daily News.