End the Corporate Welfare of the Export-Import Bank

I recently signed onto a letter with a number of other conservative and liberty minded leaders across the US urging the Congress and the current administration to end the Import-Export Bank. This boondoggle of corporate...

Rumor Busting: Chris Littleton not interested in chairmanship of the Ohio GOP

I have received an amazing flurry of texts, e-mails and calls since last night when the Cincinnati Enquirer published this article saying I was on a short list of potential new chairman for the...

5 Keys to Restoring America’s Prosperity: John B. Taylor

April 3, 2012 as published at reason.com In his new book, First Principles: Five Keys to Restoring America's Prosperity, Stanford University professor of economics John B. Taylor, details the not-so-secret ingredients to rebuilding American's economic...

Necessary, Proper and the Individual Mandate

A digestible primer for the US Supreme Court hearings on the federal healthcare bill happening this week. by my friend Jack Painter, appearing in Roll Call March 22, 2012 "It’s hard to see how the individual...

A Rosetta Stone for Political Discourse

People love to debate Republican vs. Democrat or Conservative vs. Liberal, but those terms have no inherent meaning. A person calling himself “conservative” one day is often seen supporting a supposedly “liberal” policy the...

Vulture Capitalism: The real evil bankers are the government cronies.

Excerpts from a solid article by John Stossel from Reason Magazine, March 8, 2012 .....“Greed” means you want more for yourself. Fine. If you obtain it legally, without force or privilege—say, by buying a business...

Liberty fades away, and it feels wonderful…like a movie!

The recently signed into law “National Defense Authorization Act” allows arrest and indefinite detainment of US citizens without a trial, the just passed (March 1, 2012) "Federal Restricted Buildings and Grounds Improvement Act” prohibits...