Climate Change Hoax: Not A Single G-20 Country Is Close To Hitting CO2 Emission Targets

Environmentalism: A new report calls the lie on the grand Paris climate change treaty. None of the promised cuts in CO2 emissions that 200-plus countries made will come close to preventing ... Continue Reading →

A Budget Primer For The Weary | Stock News & Stock Market Analysis

It’s that time of year again when Congress debates the federal budget. For most Americans, it’s a turnoff. The dollar amounts are monstrous — trillions, not billions. ... Continue Reading →

Oil Production: Didn’t Obama Say We Couldn’t Drill Our Way To Energy Independence?

Energy: Has any politician ever been more wrong than Barack Obama was about U.S. oil production and energy independence? Based on the latest report from the International Energy Agency, ... Continue Reading →

It’s Time To Rein-In Proxy ‘Advisor’ Services

On November 15, the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) is hosting a formal roundtable inquiry into the influence of proxy advisory services over the way corporations make key ... Continue Reading →

George Will: The Fatal Conceit Of Planning For The Future | Stock News & Stock Market Analysis

Kevin Hassett evidently has not received the memo that economics is “the dismal science.” The ebullient chairman of the president’s Council of Economic Advisers ... Continue Reading →

Robert Samuelson: It’s Not The Economy, Stupid!

One lesson of the midterm elections is that economic growth is losing its power to unite the country and to reduce explosive conflicts over race, religion, ethnicity, immigrant status ... Continue Reading →

The Truth About Poverty In America

Poverty: Recent reports suggest that America has made no progress at all in its “War on Poverty” since the 1960s. Headlines claim “one in eight” Americans ... Continue Reading →

Amazon’s HQ2 Ruse Exposes The Folly Of State Tax Incentives

Crony Capitalism: Looks like Amazon pulled a fast one on states with its promise of a big new HQ2. After getting states to cough up billions of dollars in special tax giveaways, ... Continue Reading →

Who Says We Spend ‘Too Much’ On Health Care? | Stock News & Stock Market Analysis

Health Reform: Any time there’s a debate about health care reform, someone will invariably declare that the U.S. spends “too much” on health care. How do we know ... Continue Reading →

Election Results: Even Deep-Blue Washington State Doesn’t Buy Climate Change Hysterics

Global Warming: Environmentalists were hoping to score a huge victory in Washington state with a statewide tax on CO2 emissions. Alas, even liberals in Washington don’t believe ... Continue Reading →