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Disbanding Troops and Bureaucrats

BY HENRY HAZLIT Economics In One Lesson, Chapter 9 When, after every great war, it is proposed to demobilize the armed forces, there is always a...

The Jobs Conundrum

GERALD P. O'DRISCOLL JR., CATO INSTITUTE At next week’s FOMC meeting, the state of the labor market will play a key role in policy deliberations....

Religious Liberty Amendment to Protect Religious Ministries

RELIGIOUS LIBERTY, ACLJ Anti-religious freedom groups seeking to prevent church-based ministries from providing critical humanitarian aid and services through government grants and contracts have declared...

Same-Sex Marriage Will Abolish Civil Rights

LIBERTY ALERTS, LIBERTY COUNSEL Bentonville, AR-- Bentonville Public School District in Arkansas is waiting on the Supreme Court’s decision on marriage before deciding whether students...

Young v. UPS : Bias Plaintiffs Win at the Supreme Court

WALTER OLSON, CATO INSTITUTE As I’ve had occasion to note in this space, pundits regularly complain that the current Supreme Court is somehow throttling job-bias...

Fuzzy Math in Unemployment Statistics

BY PHYLISS SCHLAFLY The Department of Labor announced that 252,000 new jobs were added to the U.S. economy in December. The Obama Administration is trying...

Democrats And Jobs: Love Them Or Hate Them?

MARK W. HENDRICKSON Historically, the Democrats proudly have worn the mantle of “the party of labor.” In practice, though, there has been an interesting dichotomy:...

Connecticut’s Sweet Job-Protection Deal for Elected Officials

WALTER OLSON, CATO INSTITUTE It is a truism that laws tend to be arranged for the benefit of the political class. Still, I was surprised...

What Skills Do Employers Need?

BY PHYLLIS SCHLAFLY We've heard a lot from the media about how industry can't find enough workers with specialized skills. But I was shocked to...

The Forbes List of Top 10 Employers

CARL L. BANKSTON III Forbes has just published the top 10 employers of people aged 18 to 29 (referred to in this article as "Generation...

The Great Society’s War on Poverty

Free Enterprise Zone, The Freeman, Robert Higgs For the most part President Lyndon B. Johnson was simply lucky in regard to economic stability and growth...

Reduce Regulatory Burden on Cement Industry

Liberty Alerts, JBS Freedom Campaign Cement is vital to this nation’s infrastructure, the housing industry, and manufacturing and therefore to the economy and jobs, something...

Of Malice and Straw Men

Free Enterprise Zone, The Freeman, Sheldon Richman We libertarians must be onto something. Why else would critics work so hard to construct straw men to...

Obama Predicts: His Plan Will Cost $235,263 Per Job

Liberty Alerts, Fred Lucas, CNSNews.com President Barack Obama said at a fundraiser held in a private residence in Washington, D.C., on Thursday evening that the...

Mr. Smith Award Daily: Census 'Job Stimulus'

“Honey I have great news. I got me a government job that will last only a couple of months at best; but we’re still eligible for 99 weeks of unemployment benefits.”

Mr. Smith Award Daily: Census ‘Job Stimulus’

“Honey I have great news. I got me a government job that will last only a couple of months at best; but we’re still eligible for 99 weeks of unemployment benefits.”

Jobs We Won’t Do?

Flawed assumptions have led to the creation and rapid growth of the H-2B visa program, which has resulted in more half a million jobs being filled by foreign guestworkers over the last five years.

Jobs We Won't Do?

Flawed assumptions have led to the creation and rapid growth of the H-2B visa program, which has resulted in more half a million jobs being filled by foreign guestworkers over the last five years.

Producing Jobs — Thoughts On Obama’s Plan for Small Business — Bruce Yandle

Free Enterprise Zone, The Freeman, Bruce Yandle The ears of small business America must have perked up last month when President Obama spoke about that...

Producing Jobs — Thoughts On Obama's Plan for Small Business — Bruce Yandle

Free Enterprise Zone, The Freeman, Bruce Yandle The ears of small business America must have perked up last month when President Obama spoke about that...