You Can't Manage What You Don't Measure

Opinion | John Linder
People are reflected at an index board inside the Athens stock exchange August 9, 2011. The global economy stumbled deeper into crisis as stock markets slumped further on Tuesday, with investors losing confidence that the United States and Europe can rein in their debt burdens quickly and avert a double-dip recession. REUTERS/Yiorgos Karahalis

We are losing control of policy to the public employees unions.

The Trump Administration Can Relieve Embattled State Attorneys General

Opinion | Alan Wilson

Republican attorneys general have been the last line of defense against federal overreach.

Obama Designates Three New National Monuments In Calif.'s Barren Desert

Energy | Chris White
U.S. President Barack Obama addresses the Illinois General Assembly during a visit to Springfield, Illinois February 10, 2016. REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque

‘This is presidential bullying’

EPA Employees Load Dems With Dough

Politics | Kathryn Watson

President Barack Obama has benefited the most from the generosity of EPA employees

With Feds Slow To Act, States Target E-Cigarette Sales To Minors

| Reuters
Enthusiast Brandy Tseu uses an electronic cigarette at The Vapor Spot vapor bar in Los Angeles

States are waging their own campaigns against the sale and advertising of e-cigarettes to minors

Taxpayers On The Hook, Again

US | Kathryn Watson

HUD isn’t keeping an eye on risky home loans that are wasting millions

Even Federal Employees Less Happy Under Obama's Second Term

US | Casey Harper

Effective leadership is the most important factor in employee satisfaction

Bureau Of Land Management Should Not Have 'Paramilitary Units,' Lawmaker Says

US | Robby Soave
Protesters gather at the Bureau of Land Management's base camp, where cattle that were seized from rancher Cliven Bundy are being held, near Bunkerville, Nevada

‘They’re regulatory agencies. … They’re not paramilitary units’

Victory for Cliven Bundy, Nevada rancher who challenged feds

US | Robby Soave

‘People are getting tired of the federal government having unlimited power’

White House website deluged with secession petitions from 20 states - TheDC

Politics | David Martosko

Petitions: Obama administration should let each state ‘withdraw’ and ‘create its own NEW government’

Report: Government dependency jumps 25 percent since 2005 - TheDC

US | Adam Jablonowski

Entitlement eligibility has created a fiscal nightmare, Heritage Foundation report finds

An unimportant president

Feature:Opinion | Theo Caldwell

Rick Perry says that if he becomes president, he’ll try to make himself as inconsequential as possible.

A Pyrrhic victory

Opinion | Michael Tanner

Republicans’ $38.5 billion spending cut is actually only an $8 billion cut.

If you worry about government cutting too much …

| Mickey Kaus

If you think $38 billion is too much …

Paul Ryan's budget would break our spending addiction

Opinion | Rep. Phil Roe

Ryan’s plan is a roadmap out of our debt crisis.

Congress should cut broadband funding in next CR

Opinion | David Williams

An easy way to save taxpayers $29 million this year.

$115,000 to tweet for federal department, plus benefits - TheDC

Politics | Chris Moody

Uncle Sam shelling out big bucks for government jobs, GOP says time to cut

Can We Afford the Race Bureaucracy?

| Mickey Kaus

Can we afford the affirmative action bureaucrats?

Getting bullied? Tell big brother - TheDC

Politics | Chris Moody

Bill would require local schools to report bullying of students with disabilities to federal government

Bringing education reform back home

Opinion | Pete Hoekstra

Let’s reduce the federal government’s involvement in our nation’s schools and empower parents and teachers.