Posted: 2020-08-11 12:20:09
Sasse’s comment was the latest in a war of words between the pair that played out on Twitter. ...
Posted: 2020-08-10 10:39:39
If these are the new rules, we play by them or surrender. ...
‘Stakeholder Capitalism’: Roundtable for ...

‘Stakeholder Capitalism’: Roundtable for One


The Business Roundtable's ‘Statement on the Purpose of a Corporation’ basically rejected the quaint idea that a company’s primary duty was to its owners (the shareholders) and replaced...
Posted: 2020-08-10 10:31:56
‘Stakeholder Capitalism’: Roundtable for One
The Business Roundtable's ‘Statement on the Purpose of a Corporation’ basically rejected the quaint idea that a company’s primary duty was to its owners (the shareholders) and replaced...
Fiddling with the Fed...

Fiddling with the Fed


Narayana Kocherlakota argues that Fed policy would have been better for everyone over the last few decades, and especially the last decade, if it had put weight on reducing the unemployment ...
Posted: 2020-08-10 10:18:46
Fiddling with the Fed
Narayana Kocherlakota argues that Fed policy would have been better for everyone over the last few decades, and especially the last decade, if it had put weight on reducing the unemployment ...
A Correction on Marx...

A Correction on Marx


I thank the reader who brought this to my attention and regret the error. ...
Posted: 2020-08-10 10:00:39
A Correction on Marx
I thank the reader who brought this to my attention and regret the error. ...

Posted: 2020-08-10 09:31:54
In dealing with a pandemic, the right goal is to reduce the total human harm over the life of the pandemic. ...
Posted: 2020-08-10 09:08:13
It was the country’s own government that brought Beirut to its knees. ...
What Makes a Car American?...

What Makes a Car American?


God bless the American automobile. ...
Posted: 2020-08-10 08:36:29
What Makes a Car American?
God bless the American automobile. ...
The Complications of That Payroll-Tax Cut...

The Complications of That Payroll-Tax Cut


The uncertainty raises a host of questions for companies and workers. ...
Posted: 2020-08-10 07:54:15
The Complications of That Payroll-Tax Cut
The uncertainty raises a host of questions for companies and workers. ...
Trump’s Executive Overreach Follows in Obam...

Trump’s Executive Overreach Follows in Obama’s Footsteps


It turns out that Barack Obama’s legacy is alive and well. ...
Posted: 2020-08-10 07:16:58
Trump’s Executive Overreach Follows in Obama’s Footsteps
It turns out that Barack Obama’s legacy is alive and well. ...

Posted: 2020-08-10 06:53:06
Many in Biden's close circles believe that the choice is down to Susan Rice and Kamala Harris. ...
Posted: 2020-08-10 06:49:10
Lockdowns had little impact right when they went into effect, the data suggests they did have an impact later. ...
Judicial Winning: Kyle Duncan...

Judicial Winning: Kyle Duncan


S. Kyle Duncan showed the courage of his convictions throughout his pre-judicial career. ...
Posted: 2020-08-10 06:46:27
Judicial Winning: Kyle Duncan
S. Kyle Duncan showed the courage of his convictions throughout his pre-judicial career. ...
An Abuse of Presidential Authority...

An Abuse of Presidential Authority


President Trump is abusing his authority, just as his predecessor Barack Obama abused his. ...
Posted: 2020-08-10 06:40:14
An Abuse of Presidential Authority
President Trump is abusing his authority, just as his predecessor Barack Obama abused his. ...
Cuomo Rejects Independent Investigation of N....

Cuomo Rejects Independent Investigation of N.Y. Nursing Home Deaths, Saying It Would Be ‘Political’


The governor dismissed allegations that the state had not adequately protected nursing home residents from coronavirus. ...
Posted: 2020-08-10 06:39:09
Cuomo Rejects Independent Investigation of N.Y. Nursing Home Deaths, Saying It Would Be ‘Political’
The governor dismissed allegations that the state had not adequately protected nursing home residents from coronavirus. ...

Posted: 2020-08-10 05:54:55
Colinford Mattis and Urooj Rahman aren’t outliers; they’re living examples of how hatred of Trump has morphed into a willingness to justify the unjustifiable. ...
Posted: 2020-08-10 04:54:08
The true believers who remain are enthusiastic leftists who justify — or welcome — the dissolution of law and order. ...
Going after the Employers of Illegal Aliens...

Going after the Employers of Illegal Aliens


Employers can just hire another batch of illegal aliens and essentially write off the disruption as a cost of doing business. ...
Posted: 2020-08-10 04:33:30
Going after the Employers of Illegal Aliens
Employers can just hire another batch of illegal aliens and essentially write off the disruption as a cost of doing business. ...
Trump Slams Sasse for ‘Foolishness’ In Re...

Trump Slams Sasse for ‘Foolishness’ In Response to Criticism of Covid Executive Orders


The Nebraska senator became the first Republican to criticize the president's executive actions on coronavirus relief. ...
Posted: 2020-08-10 03:53:15
Trump Slams Sasse for ‘Foolishness’ In Response to Criticism of Covid Executive Orders
The Nebraska senator became the first Republican to criticize the president's executive actions on coronavirus relief. ...
Sasse: Trump’s ‘Executive Lawmaking Is Un...

Sasse: Trump’s ‘Executive Lawmaking Is Unconstitutional Slop’


Senator Ben Sasse weighed in on the executive actions taken by President Trump because of Congress’s stalemate over another COVID economic-relief bill. ...
Posted: 2020-08-10 03:09:36
Sasse: Trump’s ‘Executive Lawmaking Is Unconstitutional Slop’
Senator Ben Sasse weighed in on the executive actions taken by President Trump because of Congress’s stalemate over another COVID economic-relief bill. ...

Posted: 2020-08-10 02:44:36
We now have more jurists committed to protecting rights and structural commands articulated by the Constitution. ...
Posted: 2020-08-10 02:37:22
Leaders of Democrats for Life criticize the Democratic Party for spurning pro-life voters. ...
Big Tech Allies Join Biden Campaign...

Big Tech Allies Join Biden Campaign


The campaign has enlisted several allies of big tech companies as part of its policy planning initiatives. ...
Posted: 2020-08-10 02:07:06
Big Tech Allies Join Biden Campaign
The campaign has enlisted several allies of big tech companies as part of its policy planning initiatives. ...
UNC Insists on ‘Equity’ Rather Than Equal...

UNC Insists on ‘Equity’ Rather Than Equality


For many years, UNC was in the grip of the Diversity Mania, but now it's in the grip of the Equity Mania. ...
Posted: 2020-08-10 02:00:43
UNC Insists on ‘Equity’ Rather Than Equality
For many years, UNC was in the grip of the Diversity Mania, but now it's in the grip of the Equity Mania. ...
China Sanctions U.S. Senators over Hong Kong,...

China Sanctions U.S. Senators over Hong Kong, Avoids Trump Administration Officials


The Chinese foreign ministry spokesman did not offer details on the sanctions. ...
Posted: 2020-08-10 01:41:39
China Sanctions U.S. Senators over Hong Kong, Avoids Trump Administration Officials
The Chinese foreign ministry spokesman did not offer details on the sanctions. ...

Posted: 2020-08-10 01:30:12
Have that extra coffee or Danish, or pat yourself on the back, or just recognize what you’ve managed to endure since this whole pandemic started. ...
Posted: 2020-08-10 01:14:57
Johnson issued the subpoena as part of the committee's probe into the origins of the Russia investigation. ...
Chicago’s ‘Magnificent Mile’ Looted aft...

Chicago’s ‘Magnificent Mile’ Looted after Police Shooting


Looters ransacked shops in downtown Chicago early on Monday morning following a shootout between a suspect and police officers. ...
Posted: 2020-08-10 12:48:57
Chicago’s ‘Magnificent Mile’ Looted after Police Shooting
Looters ransacked shops in downtown Chicago early on Monday morning following a shootout between a suspect and police officers. ...
Lindsey Graham Claims Declassified Docs Show ...

Lindsey Graham Claims Declassified Docs Show FBI ‘Misled’ Congress on Steele Dossier


The Senate Intelligence Committee, which Graham chairs, is currently investigating the origins of the FBI's Crossfire Hurricane probe. ...
Posted: 2020-08-10 11:59:44
Lindsey Graham Claims Declassified Docs Show FBI ‘Misled’ Congress on Steele Dossier
The Senate Intelligence Committee, which Graham chairs, is currently investigating the origins of the FBI's Crossfire Hurricane probe. ...
The Federal Government Must Stop the Deadly A...

The Federal Government Must Stop the Deadly Abortion Pill


Citing the pandemic, a judge has relaxed conditions under which women can procure the harmful drug Mifeprex. ...
Posted: 2020-08-10 10:30:29
The Federal Government Must Stop the Deadly Abortion Pill
Citing the pandemic, a judge has relaxed conditions under which women can procure the harmful drug Mifeprex. ...

Posted: 2020-08-10 10:30:18
The two nations are a lot more similar in their social and political troubles than some analysts in Washington want you to believe. ...
Posted: 2020-08-09 05:21:48
President Trump’s executive actions for COVID relief offer little relief but are constitutionally dangerous. ...
This Day in Liberal Judicial Activism—Augus...

This Day in Liberal Judicial Activism—August 9


Federal district judge Arenda L. Wright Allen rules that a school board’s policy of assigning students to restrooms based on their biological sex violated the rights of a female student. ...
Posted: 2020-08-09 12:00:50
This Day in Liberal Judicial Activism—August 9
Federal district judge Arenda L. Wright Allen rules that a school board’s policy of assigning students to restrooms based on their biological sex violated the rights of a female student. ...
The Decline and Fall of the National Rifle As...

The Decline and Fall of the National Rifle Association


And the rise of something sinister. ...
Posted: 2020-08-09 10:30:28
The Decline and Fall of the National Rifle Association
And the rise of something sinister. ...
School Choice and the Value of Religious Dive...

School Choice and the Value of Religious Diversity


Institutions that shape public policy should beware of discrimination against traditional Christians. ...
Posted: 2020-08-09 10:30:10
School Choice and the Value of Religious Diversity
Institutions that shape public policy should beware of discrimination against traditional Christians. ...

Posted: 2020-08-08 08:08:11
Refusing to be a party to Converse’s indictment of America as systemically racist, Jeff Poelvoorde dared it to do him its worst. ...
Posted: 2020-08-08 07:15:06
In what sense should a Jeep Compass manufactured in Mexico be thought of as American while a Mercedes GLE made in Alabama is not? ...
This Day in Liberal Judicial Activism—Augus...

This Day in Liberal Judicial Activism—August 8


2005—NARAL unleashes a mendacious television ad against confirmation of John Roberts’s nomination to the Supreme Court. The ad features a woman injured in the 1998... ...
Posted: 2020-08-08 12:00:56
This Day in Liberal Judicial Activism—August 8
2005—NARAL unleashes a mendacious television ad against confirmation of John Roberts’s nomination to the Supreme Court. The ad features a woman injured in the 1998... ...
Should Judge Sullivan Be Disqualified from Fl...

Should Judge Sullivan Be Disqualified from Flynn Case? An Appeals Court Is Asking


D.C. Circuit judges seem disturbed by the degree to which Judge Sullivan has exhibited bias in Flynn’s case. ...
Posted: 2020-08-08 10:30:59
Should Judge Sullivan Be Disqualified from Flynn Case? An Appeals Court Is Asking
D.C. Circuit judges seem disturbed by the degree to which Judge Sullivan has exhibited bias in Flynn’s case. ...
Did Newt Gingrich Make American Politics Toxi...

Did Newt Gingrich Make American Politics Toxic?


The old Democratic establishment that Gingrich helped bring down had rotted before he got to Congress. ...
Posted: 2020-08-08 10:30:26
Did Newt Gingrich Make American Politics Toxic?
The old Democratic establishment that Gingrich helped bring down had rotted before he got to Congress. ...

Posted: 2020-08-08 10:30:19
As consumers, surely we have the right to make the aesthetic — perhaps irrational — decision to purchase the fruits of American design, ingenuity, and labor. ...
Posted: 2020-08-07 09:21:15
Biden has afforded his political foes an opportunity to caste him as afraid to defend his own faith against vandals and hoodlums. Which, it seems, he is. ...
Republican Congressmen Demand Investigation o...

Republican Congressmen Demand Investigation of ‘Rogue Prosecutor’ Who Charged Couple Who Pointed Guns at Protesters


In a June 28 incident caught on video, Mark and Patricia McCloskey pointed guns at protesters after the crowd entered a private gated community. ...
Posted: 2020-08-07 09:02:06
Republican Congressmen Demand Investigation of ‘Rogue Prosecutor’ Who Charged Couple Who Pointed Guns at Protesters
In a June 28 incident caught on video, Mark and Patricia McCloskey pointed guns at protesters after the crowd entered a private gated community. ...
Regulatory Overreach Ahead?...

Regulatory Overreach Ahead?


In moments of peak distress, we will see what we saw in March again, no matter what any regulator says or does. ...
Posted: 2020-08-07 08:52:14
Regulatory Overreach Ahead?
In moments of peak distress, we will see what we saw in March again, no matter what any regulator says or does. ...
Maryland Health Official Will Allow Private S...

Maryland Health Official Will Allow Private Schools to Open following Lawsuit Threat


Health officer Travis Gayles issued an order last week mandating that all schools in the county, including private schools, conduct remote learning. ...
Posted: 2020-08-07 07:20:35
Maryland Health Official Will Allow Private Schools to Open following Lawsuit Threat
Health officer Travis Gayles issued an order last week mandating that all schools in the county, including private schools, conduct remote learning. ...

Posted: 2020-08-07 06:58:47
In law and the culture. ...
Posted: 2020-08-07 06:57:37
Yikes. I wasn't expecting things to drag on this long with key aid provisions expired. ...
History Is on the Side of Republicans Filling...

History Is on the Side of Republicans Filling a Supreme Court Vacancy in 2020


Choosing not to fill a vacancy would be a historically unprecedented act of unilateral disarmament. ...
Posted: 2020-08-07 06:48:09
History Is on the Side of Republicans Filling a Supreme Court Vacancy in 2020
Choosing not to fill a vacancy would be a historically unprecedented act of unilateral disarmament. ...
The Capital Letter: Week of August 3...

The Capital Letter: Week of August 3


Over at Capital Matters it was a busy week: coronavirus litigation, Susan Berfield’s new book, the next stimulus package, wage inequality, and more. ...
Posted: 2020-08-07 06:45:03
The Capital Letter: Week of August 3
Over at Capital Matters it was a busy week: coronavirus litigation, Susan Berfield’s new book, the next stimulus package, wage inequality, and more. ...
DC Circuit Rules McGahn Must Honor House Subp...

DC Circuit Rules McGahn Must Honor House Subpoena . . . but Not Necessarily Answer House’s Questions


They say bad facts make bad law. But here is a case of bad law making bad facts. ...
Posted: 2020-08-07 06:20:14
DC Circuit Rules McGahn Must Honor House Subpoena . . . but Not Necessarily Answer House’s Questions
They say bad facts make bad law. But here is a case of bad law making bad facts. ...