Nov 23, 2021
What Biden Didn't Say About Jerome Powell Reappointment
The big news of the day is President Biden's announcement of the reappointment of Jay Powell as chairman of the Federal Reserve and the promotion of Lael Brainard to vice chairman...
Nov 11, 2021
High Inflation Numbers Shatter Illusion of Transitory
The increase recorded in consumer prices soaring 0.9% just for the month of October alone and 6.2% for the past 12 months is stunning news. It is the fastest pace in over 30...
Nov 10, 2021
Wyden Father-Son Story Bolsters Hope for Dream
The most interesting story I saw today appears on a Fox Website under the headline: "Oregon senator Ron Wyden's millionaire son blasts dad and 'cronies' for hating the American...
Oct 11, 2021
Take a 2nd Look at Jobs Report. Private Sector Is Booming
Headlines everywhere are calling the September jobs employment report dismal, and it's showing people don't want to work, and other various gloom and doom because the topline number...
Jul 12, 2021
Florida Vs. California Is a Signal of Something Bigger
Call it the Tale of Two States the best of times and the worst of times. Apologies to Charles Dickens, but there's no better way to glimpse the fight for the soul of our great...
Jul 7, 2021
It Turns Out People Prefer a Job to a Tax Increase
It may not exactly be breaking news, but it turns out that people would rather have a job than a tax hike. In fact, it turns out, people would rather have a job than voting for tax...
Jun 29, 2021
The Real Truth Behind Biden Budget Double-Talk
To double-cross or not to double-cross. That is this evening's question. I've already written about it once, but it's a major moment. An hour after allegedly making a bipartisan...
Jun 11, 2021
Is Europe Now Writing Our Tax Policy In the U.S.?
Who was Lois Lerner? She was at the center of the last big scandal at the Internal Revenue Service. It occurred during the Obama years. Ms. Lerner was head of the exempt...
Jun 9, 2021
Extended, Vaccinated Trumpian V-shaped Recovery.
Several weeks ago I read a wonderful column by my old pal Gerry Baker of the Wall Street Journal. It was titled, "Did Biden Peak on Inauguration Day? Covid confusion, Mideast chaos...
May 8, 2021
Trump Rules Could Keep Boom Alive Another 5 Years
Today's jobs report gives us, at 266,000, the biggest miss in history. The entire entire economics profession, including me, expected around a million. Well, so it goes. Stocks loved...
Apr 28, 2021
Biden Launching a Broad Attack On Our Prosperity
So let me get this right. President Biden has proposed the highest capital gains tax in, probably, history. I'm not quite sure. I know, though, that it's the highest in the past 50...
Apr 26, 2021
Bad Earth Day: No More Beef, Much Higher Taxes
Stocks in the past few days have moved higher across the board. Mr. Market has apparently decided that President Biden's sweeping tax hikes won't be passed. We'll just have to see....
Mar 22, 2021
Growth Only Answer to Health Threat: John Tamny Int
Director of Economic Freedom at FreedomWorks John Tamny weighs in on coronavirus lockdowns, arguing politicians should never have closed the economy
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