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March 14, 2018

Democrats Propose a Tax Hike

If Democratic leadership thinks the way to respond to the Republican tax cut is to argue for tax increases, they may be throwing Republicans just the lifeline they need for the midterm elections.

March 13, 2018

The Trump Conundrum

Trump can have a strong, growing economy, or he can reduce the trade deficit, but historically it is very unlikely he can do both.

March 7, 2018

Whose Crumbs?

Nancy Pelosi isn’t the only one who is out-of-touch and doesn’t understand economics.

March 6, 2018

Tariffs Don't 'Drain the Swamp,' They Are the Swamp

Opening the door to tariffs means that every company and industry that can't or won't compete will head to Washington, checkbook in hand, hoping to use the power of government to protect them. 

February 27, 2018

Gas Exports Become a Force for World Peace and a Cleaner Environment

Three reasons why we should cheer the fact that China is importing liquefied natural gas.

February 20, 2018

Trump's Food Stamp Replacement Proposal Has Merit

President Trump has proposed replacing part of the food stamp program with a box of nutritious food. The idea is well worth considering, especially as a state demonstration project. 

February 16, 2018

Voters Must Ensure Government Answers This Emergency Call

When government charges a dedicated fee (or tax), the money should go for that purpose—especially when people's lives may depend on it—and not be siphoned off for unrelated purposes.

February 13, 2018

Republicans Still Haven't Learned Their Lesson from 2006

Republicans claimed they learned their lesson about big-government spending when voters put Democrats in control of the House and Senate in 2007; but it looks like they haven't learned a thing. 

February 6, 2018

Trump May Have a Prescription for High Drug Prices

President Trump wants to address the high price of some prescription drugs, and new bilateral trade agreements would be a good place to start.

February 2, 2018

On Tax Reform, the Hits Just Keep on Coming

Now that the Trump administration’s historic tax reform is actual law, there is every reason to expect continued good economic news and higher rates of economic growth.


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