Policy and Politics

Ranking of the States by Fiscal Condition

Best-Run States Are Low-Tax Republican, Worst-Run Are High-Tax Democratic, Study Finds.

If Ben & Jerry’s is progressive, why won’t it protect its farmworkers?

A record of labor exploitation from the company we expect better from.

Circuit court vacancy coming soon?

Vacancy could be coming from the second-most powerful court in the land, behind the Supreme Court.

A Federal Judge upholds Second Amendment Rights

But The Case Is Heading For The Ninth Circuit

Bills that protect Americans struck down

It is beyond comprehension that most Democrats voted against Kate’s Law and the No Sanctuary for Criminals Act

Giving Them Legal Rights Like Humans Is Absurd

Animal rights groups argue that primates are deserving of legal personhood

As Obamacare erodes......

Uninsured rises by 2 Million this year. That may be a reflection of rising premiums and dwindling choices in the insurance markets.

Chief Justice John Roberts' speech wishing new grads 'betrayal,' 'bad luck' and 'failure'

Roberts tried to solve those problems by delivering an unexpected lesson.

Shocking news from the world of economics

Cash for Clunkers Was a Complete Failure.

Mark Zuckerberg again defends government giving people free money

Does giving someone free money each year really brighten the future and compel people to look for opportunities to invest and grow ?

There may soon be a new US military service — for space

If some members of Congress get their way, US forces may soon be fighting in a brave new frontier.

Washington’s new family-leave law is among the most generous

Washington became the fifth state to mandate that employers pay workers' salaries when they need to take time off for the birth of a child.

A look at the U.S. military's options to confront North Korea

Defense Secretary Jim Mattis emphasized to reporters Thursday that the administration is focused on diplomatic and economic sanctions efforts

Religious Liberty wins again in the Supreme Court

In its decision in Trinity Lutheran v. Comer this week, the Supreme Court took another significant step.

What you need to know about North Korea

North Korea, in defiance of worldwide pressure, test-fired an Intercontinental Ballistic Missile on Tuesday.

Congress remembers a whistleblower

The Dr. Chris Kirkpatrick Whistleblower Protection Act is an important step in the right direction.

Why Do Women Become Terrorists?

When women are found to be complicit in acts of terror, torture, and even rape, society asks, How could this happen?

Rahm Emanuel Should Deal With Chicago’s Shootings

Chicago residents are more likely to be shot and killed. That’s not a brag. That is just a fact.

Government Approval Required

Beginning in 2020, Chicago high-school seniors will have to prove that they have a government-approved post-graduation plan.

Homeschool parents pave the way to Educational Independence

Homeschoolers have overcome onerous regulation and opposition from huge, powerful special-interest groups.