Thank gridlock for economic turnaround

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The Obama Boom is finally here.

  • FRANCE-ECONOMY-PIKETTY

    Liberal pundits of the world, unite!

    Thomas Piketty’s utopian notions and authoritarian inclinations do not seem to rattle the left-wing press one bit.

  • Summit of Leaders of North America in Toluca

    No, there is no consensus on Obama’s policies

    The minimum wage debate doesn’t offer us any consensus that asserts Obama is right.

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    Unemployment is freedom

    “Jobs” aren’t being lost; people just don’t want to work.

  • On Obamacare, John Roberts Helps Overthrow the Constitution

    On Obamacare, John Roberts Helps Overthrow the Constitution

    Conservatives are dismayed about the Supreme Court’s complicity in rewriting the Affordable Care Act — its ratification of the IRS’s disregard of the statute’s plain and purposeful language. But they have contributed to this outcome. Their decades of populist praise of judicial deference to the political branches has borne this sour fruit.

  • The Media's Vile Attacks On Conservative Assimilationists

    The Media’s Vile Attacks On Conservative Assimilationists

    I have had enough of smug liberal elites wrapped in their “Celebrate Diversity” banners tearing down minority conservatives.

  • Hillary Clinton’s Dodginess is Overpowering Her Message

    Hillary Clinton’s Dodginess is Overpowering Her Message

    Hillary Clinton’s reticence is drowning out her message, which is that she is the cure for the many ailments that afflict the United States during a second Democratic presidential term. Sen. Charles Schumer (D-N.Y.) has called her “the most opaque person you’ll ever meet in your life,” but when opacity yields to the necessity of answering questions, here are a few:

  • 'Innovation Boxes' Will Help US Economy Stay On Top

    ‘Innovation Boxes’ Will Help US Economy Stay On Top

    On the Department of Commerce’s headquarters in Washington, D.C., an 1858 quote from Abraham Lincoln is inscribed in the marble exterior wall. The patent system, Lincoln said, “added the fuel of interest to the fire of genius.”

  • Consumer Financial Protection Bureau Seeks to Hurt Consumers

    Consumer Financial Protection Bureau Seeks to Hurt Consumers

    I’ve done it myself. More than once.

  • Islamic Hate for the Christian Cross

    Islamic Hate for the Christian Cross

    Last May in Italy, a Muslim boy of African origin beat a 12-year-old girl during school because she was wearing a crucifix around her neck. The African schoolboy, who had only started to attend the school approximately three weeks earlier, began to bully the Christian girl—“insulting her and picking on her in other ways all because she was wearing the crucifix”—before he finally “punched the girl violently in the back.”

  • Financial Fallout Mounts from Baltimore’s Riot

    Financial Fallout Mounts from Baltimore’s Riot

    Insured property damage caused by the recent rioting in Baltimore has hit $23.9 million and is destined to rise, especially with business interruption claims still unknown, according to the latest figures from the Insurance Information Institute.

  • Chinese-Owned NH Solar Project Costs Ratepayers $1.22M

    Chinese-Owned NH Solar Project Costs Ratepayers $1.22M

    New Hampshire utility ratepayers will pay a Taiwanese company $1.22 million to build the state’s largest solar installation so that a small town can save about $500,000 in power costs over the life of the project.

  • Every Breath She Takes

    Every Breath She Takes

    Fifteen years ago this week, my beautiful daughter Veronica entered the world. She didn’t make a sound. As I stretched out my arms to hold her in the delivery room, furrow-browed doctors and nurses instead whisked her away.

  • With Just About All Things Government, Less is More - and Better

    With Just About All Things Government, Less is More – and Better

    Government is just another organism. Just like any other organism, its first priority is self-preservation. Its second – is to grow. The most it possibly can. It wants to be bigger, do more – control more.