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Corporate Tax Rate: 20 Percent Is Better

CHRIS EDWARDS, CATO INSTITUTE The House and Senate have passed bills cutting the federal corporate tax rate from 35 to 20 percent. This overdue reform...

The Real Reason Democrats Hate Losing the State and Local Tax Deduction

BY BOB BARR If you have ever wondered why leaders of liberal cities and states become giddy at any new spending opportunity – investments into...

European Environmentalists Rekindling Cocaine Problem in Columbia and in the United States

BY BOB BARR Not that many years ago, the South American nation of Colombia was on the cusp of becoming a failed “narco-state.” With climatic...

14 Questions for Trump HHS Nominee Alex Azar

MICHAEL F. CANNON, CATO INSTITUTE President Trump has nominated Alex Azar to be the next Secretary of Health and Human Services. Azar will appear tomorrow...

The Fed’s Encryption Conniption

BY BOB BARR As soon as the news broke that the FBI was unable to gain access to the phone belonging to the Sutherland Springs, Texas...

Censorship Comes to Google

JOHN SAMPLES, CATO INSTITUTE At Saturday’s Halifax International Security Forum, Eric Schmidt announced that Google will alter its search algorithm to “de-rank” results from Russia...

Trump Nominees Languish in GOP-Controlled Senate

FRED LUCAS, THE DAILY SIGNAL Fewer than half of President Donald Trump’s executive branch and judicial nominees have been confirmed by the Senate—the lowest number...

Hey, Jimmy Kimmel: Here’s What the Founders Really Thought About Guns

JARRETT STEPMAN, HERITAGE FOUNDATION With Jon Stewart off the air, it seems the left has found a new progressive comedian it can look to for...

Senate Republicans Offer a Bill to Preserve & Expand ObamaCare

MICHAEL F. CANNON, CATO INSTITUTE Yesterday, I posted “Five Questions I Will Use to Evaluate the Phantom Senate Health Care Bill.” The phantom bill took...

The Senate Health Care Bill Misses a Key Opportunity. Here’s What Should Be Done.

BY EDMUND HAISLMAIER, ROBERT MOFFIT & MARIE FISHPAW, HERITAGE FOUNDATION While the ongoing congressional effort to reform health care is falling short of repealing Obamacare,...

5 Ways Obamacare Proves That Government-Run Health Care Is a Disaster

JOHN BARRASSO, DAILY SIGNAL Obamacare has failed to deliver the health care reform Americans deserve. The Senate now has an opportunity to reform health care and...

Four Things You Need to Know About Islamist Terror

WESLEY SMITH, ACLJ The attacks on June 3rd in London are only the latest events in a long and bloody world war.  It is a...

Trump’s Syria Gambit Short on Consistency, Legality

BY BOB BARR Listening to Republicans on Capitol Hill gush over President Trump’s decision last week to send nearly 60 high-tech Tomahawk missiles to damage...

GOP Kicks Another Can Down the Road

BY BOB BARR While President Donald Trump wasted little time after taking his oath of office to outline his vision to “make America great again,”...

Is Guccifer 2.0 One Person or a Multitude of People?

BY STEVE CUNNINGHAM At the Hearing of the U.S. Senate Select Committee on Intelligence on March 30, Thomas Rid, Professor Department of War Studies, King's College...

New Evidence For How Guccifer 2.0 Framed Russia and How The DNC May Be...

BY STEVE CUNNINGHAM Rep. Adam Schiff stated on March 20 to the House Intelligence Committee that Guccifer 2.0 was an "intermediary" used by Russian intelligence service to...

Transportation Reforms Take to the Fast Lane in Trump Budget

BY MICHAEL SARGENT Following on his pledge to eliminate wasteful and inappropriate federal programs, President Donald Trump’s budget blueprint delivers when it comes to the...

Trump Could Simply Ignore Court’s Order Halting Travel Ban

BY SELWYN DUKE Does our current status quo make our Constitution a suicide pact? Thomas Jefferson certainly said as much, warning that accepting judicial supremacy...

Obama’s Shocking Historically Weak Economic Performance

BY MARK W. HENDRICKSON On January 27, the Commerce Department reported that the U.S. economy grew at an annual rate of only 1.9 percent for...

How to Drain the Judicial Swamp

BY SELWYN DUKE It’s no surprise the Democrats plan to fight against the nomination of President Trump’s Supreme Court pick, 10th Circuit Court of Appeals...