Harsanyi: The Hunter Biden Cover-Up Is a Scandal

The Hunter Biden email cover-up may not be the most contemptible example of the modern political media's corruption, but it is probably the most...

Buchanan: The Coming Climate Crisis Shakedown in Scotland

"Follow the money!"  The old maxim is always sound advice when assessing the motives of those advancing bold agendas for the benefit of mankind. Invariably, the...

Even Some Democrats Sound Alarm on Radical 10,000-Page, $3.5 Trillion Spending Bill

By David Ditch Despite already spending trillions of dollars on COVID-19 relief legislation, for the past few months, Democrats have been focused on designing the...

Our Indispensable Man, Angelo Codevilla

Angelo Codevilla, who died Monday at the age of 78, was a singular intellect who leaves behind a rich body of work. Let’s not...

Ohio’s Teacher Retirement System Lacks Investment Transparency

By Marc Joffe An external audit of Ohio’s State Teachers Retirement System has raised serious questions about the pension fund’s transparency and investment practices. The...

Taxpayers Cover Interest on State’s Unemployment Debt As Billions in Federal Money Sits Idle

Illinois isn’t only lagging the nation in recovering jobs from the pandemic, it’s also one of few states that has a large unemployment debt,...

Napolitano: Voluntary Servitude

Two weeks ago, President Joseph R. Biden announced his intention to order the Department of Labor to compel all employers of more than 100...

California Voters Give Newsom Approval to Continue Regressive Policies Against the Working Class

By Ronald Stein The working class have spoken, with their votes, that they support Governor Newsom’s bloated, sleepy, and sloppy bureaucracy that caters to the...

There’s a Government Hall of Fame – But Government Is AWFUL at Everything

Barely-there President Joe Biden is arguing that the federal government should spend over $6 trillion next year.   A more than 20% increase over the titanic $4.8 trillion...

Shapiro: When Politicians Call For ‘Fairness,’ They’re Usually Lying

This week, President Joe Biden attempted to inject life into his ailing presidency by dragging out of the closet the hoariest of political cliches:...

Parker: Clarence Thomas and the Declaration of Independence

Last week, Supreme Court Associate Justice Clarence Thomas arrived at the University of Notre Dame to speak about the Declaration of Independence. Speaking invitations like...

Malkin: The Manufactured Border Crisis

In nearly 30 years of covering America's corrupted immigration and entrance policies, I can tell you definitively that every "border crisis" is a manufactured...

Delaware Tries to Improve Transparency on State Spending

By Marc Joffe In March, Congress passed the $1.9 trillion American Rescue Plan Act (ARPA), which included $350 billion in aid to state and local...

Michigan’s Budget Was Strong Throughout the Pandemic

By James M. Hohman As Michigan lawmakers wrap up the upcoming fiscal year’s budget, it’s worth looking at fiscal trends. The worst that was expected...

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S.T. Karnick is the director of publications, a research fellow for The Heartland Institute, and the managing editor of Budget & Tax News.