Nov 22, 2021
Saule Omarova:The White House’s Hammer and Sickle
The administration’s choice to be comptroller of the currency would take control of money by taking it out of private hands.
Nov 20, 2021
Giveaway to Rich Is One of Biggest Pieces of Build Back Better
Let it be noted that one of the biggest items in the Build Back Better bill — its second-most-expensive provision — is its massive tax cut for the rich. BBB raises the cap on...
Nov 19, 2021
The Price of Gas Isn't Rising; Rather the Dollar's Falling
"Gas Prices Skyrocket" booms Newsweek. "As gas prices surge, President Biden asks the F.T.C. to investigate 'illegal conduct,'" says the headline in the Times. "Ghastly Gas Prices...
Nov 15, 2021
'Experts' Have Been Predicting Climate Doom for 50 Yrs.
For the past two weeks in Glasgow, Scotland, world leaders have gathered at COP 26, the United Nations Climate Change Conference, to listen to the same message: Disaster is just...
Nov 13, 2021
Dem Tax Hikes Will Erase Any Gains From Revived SALT
Sorry, Sen. Chuck Schumer, Rep. Tom Suozzi and others who got SALT income-tax deductions restored in the latest version of the Build Back Better spendapalooza: The bill’s other tax...
Nov 11, 2021
Is Descent Into Global-Warming Lunacy Unstoppable?
Has our descent into global warming lunacy become unstoppable?
Nov 10, 2021
The Powell Fed Arrogates to Itself Yet Another Mandate?
That President Biden just interviewed the vice chairman of the Federal Reserve, Lael Brainard, for promotion to chairman doesn't worry the current chairman, Jerome Powell. Nor does...
Nov 8, 2021
Dems Snuck Tax Cut for the Rich Into 'Build Back Better'
What the hell? In the mad scramble to re-re-rewrite the huge “Build Back Better” social-spending bill and rush it to a vote, Speaker Nancy Pelosi inserted a huge tax cut for the...
Nov 8, 2021
Did Jerome Powell & Mitt Romney Work to Sink Judy Shelton?
News that the White House is asking Senate Democrats to meet with Jerome Powell suggests that President Biden is considering nominating him for a second term as chairman of the...
Nov 2, 2021
To Save Face for Biden, Dems Grab for Unearned Income
Joe Biden had one job. He inherited a rapidly recovering economy and three approved vaccines for the novel coronavirus. All he had to do was sit back and watch his presidency succeed.
Nov 2, 2021
Biden’s Child Care 'Help' Would Be $13 Costly for Middle
Oy: It turns out the child-care provisions of the latest version of President Joe Biden’s “Build Back Better” bill would utterly slam the middle class.
Nov 1, 2021
The Senate Should Thoroughly Reject Yellen's Tax Fixing
The thing to remember about the global minimum tax on corporations the leaders of the Group of 20 endorsed today is that if those politicians were leaders of corporations they'd be...
Nov 1, 2021
The Major Blunder Within Biden's Build Back Better
A poor GDP number is inextricably linked to the Democrats’ plans to tax and spend as never before.
Oct 30, 2021
House Republicans, Reject the Infrastructure Deal
It is bad on the merits, and there is no reason the GOP should help Democrats out of a jam.
Oct 27, 2021
Renewable Energy As Path to Cleaner Environment: Very Big Lie
We’re not sure there’s a bigger lie out there than the one that says renewable energy is the path to a cleaner environment.
Oct 23, 2021
3 Decades Later, We Await Global Warming Crack-Up
The global warming scare is more than three decades old, yet the disaster that’s been forecast on a nearly daily basis since the late 1980s has yet to arrive.
Oct 14, 2021
President Biden Is Building Back the Misery of the '70s
It’s starting to look like the only thing Biden is “building back” is the misery of the 1970s.
Oct 12, 2021
How About Some Coronavirus Data Transparency?
One route to the truth would be a federal grand jury probe to determine if case and death counts have been inflated and are not reflective of reality
Oct 11, 2021
So Far No One In High Office Has Endorsed the $1T 'Krugman'
Now that Congress has kicked the debt ceiling down the road a few months, what of the idea of minting a $1 trillion coin made of platinum? Supposedly our leaders would smelt this...
Oct 9, 2021
Biden Regulations Will Sabotage Recovery
One would think that with his approval ratings in free fall, including his ratings on the handling of the economy, that President Joe Biden would be looking for every opportunity to...
Oct 4, 2021
Did Powell Sabotage Judy Shelton's Fed Nomination?
If President Biden nominates Jerome Powell for a second term as chairman of the Federal Reserve, the question for which we'll be waiting is whether Mr. Powell tried to derail the...
Oct 2, 2021
How To End These Threats of American Debt Default
The endorsement by Janet Yellen of the "End the Threat of Default Act" is what caught our attention in the Treasury Secretary's testimony yesterday before the House. One of the...
Sep 29, 2021
Kaplan and Rosengren Are Fall Guys for a Much Bigger Scandal
The big news of the day is the resignation of the presidents of two regional Federal Reserve Banks amid a contretemps over their trading for their own accounts. Eric Rosengren,...
Sep 28, 2021
Biden Has a Lot of Nerve to Lecture About Taxes Paid
A wealthy president who has apparently avoided his full tax liabilities wants to make sure the rich pay their fair share.
Sep 27, 2021
Bezos, Branson & Musk Should Ignore U.N. Potshots
Messrs. Bezos, Musk, and Branson Dear Jeff, Elon, and Richard Assume you fellows heard the potshot at the three of you this week by the Secretary General of the United Nations,...
Sep 18, 2021
Left's Plan to Raise Marginal Rates is Sound
Don’t bat an eye at Democrats’ modest plans to raise $170 billion over a decade by hiking the top marginal income tax rate from 37% to 39.6% for Americans earning more than...
Sep 16, 2021
Don't Blame a Lack of Vaccination for Weak Economy
The reason the economy is struggling is that Biden decided to abandon every pro-growth Trump policy
Sep 13, 2021
Biden’s Vaccine Mandate Has Nothing to Do With Fighting C-19
This is about claiming credit where credit isn’t due.
Sep 8, 2021
There's Nothing the U.S. Can Do to Affect World Temps
Every domestic policy intended to cut greenhouse gas emissions is a useless exercise.
Sep 7, 2021
President Biden's Feeble Fiction About U.S. Joblessness
Just three days after declaring his disastrous Afghan operation that abandoned Americans and allies an “extraordinary success,” President Joe Biden tried more gaslighting,...
Sep 1, 2021
There Can Be No Caving On $3.5 Trillion Spending Plan
There’s an outside shot that centrists in the House could block the measure, but Manchin and Sinema hanging tough is the best hope to avert this nightmare.
Aug 31, 2021
The "Global Warming" Narrative Takes Yet Another Hit
Antarctic sea ice is increasing, part of a trend that goes back more than 40 years.
Aug 26, 2021
Beware the Democrats’ Big Tax Hike Plans In $3.5T Bill
House Democrats are now writing their version of the $3.5 trillion “human infrastructure” bill, detailing all the wish-list items they mean to ram through with zero Republican...
Aug 19, 2021
The Pandemic Gave Us Taste of Gov't We Did Not Like
Politicians gave it to us good and hard.
Aug 11, 2021
Pants On Fire: The U.N. Issues Another Climate Report
The IPCC has a habit of doctoring its own work in an effort to frighten and manipulate the public.
Aug 9, 2021
Dems Should Keep Their Paws Off American Retirement
Democrats on Capitol Hill are proving their socialist stripes: They’ve reportedly considered raiding the “super-sized retirement savings accounts” of the wealthy to pay for...
Jul 31, 2021
Beyond Bretton Woods. A New Monetary Series In Sun
The New York Sun launches, with Judy Shelton's op-ed this evening, a series on the 50th anniversary of the collapse of the monetary system that had been established at Bretton Woods...
Jul 23, 2021
No New Money for Partisan, Scandal-Marred IRS:
After Richard Nixon resigned, many pundits pronounced the Republican Party finished. Instead, by a careful recalibration and transformation under Ronald Reagan into the party of...
Jul 16, 2021
Another Global Warming Fact Alarmists Want Buried
More than half of the world’s urban greenhouse gas emissions are generated in only 25 big cities – 23 are located in China and none in the U.S.
Jul 12, 2021
President Biden's Anti-Competitive "Competition Order"
Not content with record inflation sparked by his added trillions in spending and stubborn unemployment rolls thanks to his extended benefits, President Joe Biden has delivered more...
Jul 1, 2021
Don't Panic About a Hot Summer, Put the Climate Models on Trial
The first piece of evidence against global warming claims should be the flawed computer simulations that have exaggerated the threat.
Jun 24, 2021
A 21st Century View of the Dollar Reveals Inflation Catastrophe
Paul Krugman is out with his latest column sneering at those who worry about inflation. His insouciance about the 1970s reminds us of Mark Twain's jibe about how Wagner's music isn't...
Jun 14, 2021
Bidenomics Is Proving Very Harmful to the United States
Bidenomics is proving an utter disaster for American workers and consumers, and don’t bet on it to end soon. With the pandemic all but over — more than half of American adults...
Jun 9, 2021
‘Woke’ Asset Managers Rip You Off, With Your Money
Conservatives in Congress need to speak up about the nasty trend of investment firms using our money to go all woke.
Jun 2, 2021
CDC's 'Emergency Tenant' Program Should Expire
As pandemic-weary Americans seek a return to normalcy, emergency measures instituted to help slow the virus’ spread linger and obstruct the way.
May 31, 2021
Why Working Less Could Be A Matter Of Life and Death
Putting limits on labor isn’t just a perk. It's a way to safeguard workers' health.
May 26, 2021
Why We Really Don't Need a Woke Federal Reserve
Racial equality is an incredibly important cause, but we don't understand what it has to do with the Federal Reserve. We suspect the Fed doesn't have a clue, either.
May 17, 2021
NY Should 'Follow the Science,' and End Mask Mandate
Ridiculous: Gov. Andrew Cuomo’s COVID grandstanding in insisting he needs to do his own review before he can follow Biden administration guidance saying the fully vaccinated...
May 10, 2021
Biden's Economic Program Is Already Slamming Econ.
Economists expected the country to add 1 million jobs in April. It added just 266,000 — a sign that Bidenomics is kicking in and already becoming a dangerous drag on the economy....
May 5, 2021
Why the Near Total Lack of Intellectual Diversity at Fed?
Economist Judy Shelton has a crackerjack column in tomorrow's Wall Street Journal on the lack of intellectual and policy diversity at the Federal Reserve. She points out that during...
Apr 26, 2021
"Good Cause Eviction" Signals Trouble For NY Housing
Not content with jacking up taxes massively and dangerously mushrooming the state budget, legislators are now looking to inflict yet more pain, by sneaking through a “universal...
Apr 21, 2021
Red States Still Rebounding Faster than Blue States
Excerpt provided by the Committee to Unleash Prosperity. Sign up to receive a free subscription to the full weekday Unleash Prosperity Hotline newsletter by clicking here: The...
Apr 20, 2021
They Want to Raise New York Taxes By Repealing SALT
Various Democrats (and some Republicans) in Congress threaten to vote against President Joe Biden’s infrastructure package unless it repeals the SALT cap. It’s all the more...
Apr 19, 2021
Just So Far Biden Has Proposed $8 Trillion In Spending
Eight trillion dollars. That’s how much President Joe Biden has proposed in new spending — in just the 2½ months since taking office. It’s an absurd figure, equal to more than...
Apr 19, 2021
Make Tax-Dodging Companies Pay for Biden Spending
The corporate income tax has been gutted. Raising rates and cracking down on evasion are sensible ways to come up with trillions of dollars.
Apr 8, 2021
Will Biden's Tidal Wave of Tax Increases Drown You?
Apart from its conspicuous waste, the president’s $2.3 trillion infrastructure bill will saddle you with higher taxes for decades to come.
Apr 6, 2021
One of the Great Lives of Our Time Ended on Sunday
Our favorite story about Robert Mundell, the Nobel laureate in economics who at age 88 died Sunday at his villa in Italy, illuminates what a country would do for an hour of his time....
Apr 5, 2021
China Actions Expose Climate Pledges as Meaningless
“Fool me once, shame on you. Fool me twice, shame on me.” Fool me three times, I must be John Kerry. President Joe Biden’s climate czar is banking on negotiations with Beijing...
Apr 5, 2021
How Lower-Income Americans Get Cheated on Property Taxes
Many homeowners are paying a total of billions of dollars extra because of inequities in assessing property values.
Mar 18, 2021
Don't Be Fooled About Who Will Pay for Biden Taxes
Raising taxes on the wealthy has a way of backfiring. Why? It leads to lower wages and fewer jobs for those who need them most.
Feb 25, 2021
Mitt Romney Has Child Poverty Plan Biden Should Borrow
Child poverty requires a permanent fix.
Feb 22, 2021
Some of the Lessons From the Texas Power Disaster
The entire nation's energy delivery system needs an overhaul.
Feb 3, 2021
A 1980 Breakfast With Nelson Bunker Hunt Resonates Years Later
Reddit might be “coming for silver,” Reuters reports this morning, but the wire reckons a short squeeze is “unlikely” — never mind Thursday’s...
Feb 1, 2021
In a Push for Woke 'Equity,' President Biden Bans Equality
President Biden's embrace of utter nonsense pushed by the "woke" continued with last week's executive orders to "to advance racial equity" and "root out systemic racism in housing...
Jan 20, 2021
Biden Stimulus Plan Will Bring Relief, but There's Not Enough of It
The new administration's aid needs to last as long as the emergency.
Jan 19, 2021
If Landlords Aren't Paid, NYC Housing's Headed for Trouble
The ban on evictions undoubtedly helped many struggling New Yorkers these last nine months. But the state's failure to account for landlords' needs risks disaster.
Jan 8, 2021
Ready Yourself for the Californication of the United States
This is what Democratic leaders have already stated as their plans.
Jan 6, 2021
Paul Krugman Just Got Bullish. Time to Short U.S. Econ?
The economist and New York Times columnist says the economy may flourish under Biden. But only if he disavows his campaign policy promises.
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