Another Farce Of Government-Shutdown Theater

Opinion | Craig Eyermann
The U.S. Capitol Building is lit at sunset in Washington, U.S., December 20, 2016. REUTERS/Joshua Roberts

If nobody misses non-essential government functions during shutdown, maybe we can do without them.

Promises Made, Promises Kept: Trump And The First 100 Days

Opinion | Ralph Reed
Guests watch a video of U.S. President Donald Trump as he addresses the 15th Plenary Assembly of the World Jewish Congress in New York City, U.S., April 23, 2017. REUTERS/Brendan McDermid

On personnel and policy Trump has delivered for social conservatives.

Joy Behar: Trump Ran For President To 'Cut His Own Taxes'

Entertainment | Mike Raust

Said he could save ‘billions’

Reforming America's Disastrous Tax System Is Long Overdue

Opinion | Rep. Francis Rooney
WASHINGTON - AUGUST 30: The Internal Revenue Service building is shown August 30, 2006 in Washington DC. (Photo: Mark Wilson/Getty Images)

No country has ever taxed its way to prosperity.

Fiscal Conservatism Is An Illusion In Today's Politics

Opinion | Jerrod Laber
Birds are silhouetted as they fly over the Lincoln Memorial, the Washington Monument and the U.S. Capitol at sunrise on election day in Washington November 8, 2016. REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque

We”re witnessing the same borrowing and spending policies that we’ve had for more than half a century.

Taxpayers Shouldn't Bear The Cost Of Heavy Trucks On The Road

Opinion | Drew Johnson
Classic Kenworth W900B semi moves along scenic highway (Taina Sohlman/Shutterstock)

Trucks need to pay their fair share.

Tiny Tax Reform

Opinion | Joanne Butler
Obama Outlines Policy For Open And Free Internet

Trump should rip up Obama’s hidden telecom charges.

A New Broadband Plan In Tennessee Is Destined To Become Another Failure

Opinion | Drew Johnson
Modern web network and internet telecommunication technology. [Shutterstock - Scanrail1]

Government involvement in broadband has always resulted in a wasteful boondoggle.

There's No Such Thing As Corporate Tax

Opinion | Ferghane Azihari
REUTERS/Andrew RC Marshall

Every form of taxation impoverishes society by undermining productivity.

We Need More Than A Tax Cut

Opinion | Adam Brandon

We need a complete restructuring and simplification of the tax code.

Retailers Are Trying To Slap New Taxes On Online Competitors Instead Of Reforming Old Taxes

Opinion | Drew Johnson

The solution isn’t to ask government to tilt the playing against online merchants.

Tactical Nuclear Option Inside Reconciliation

Opinion | Larry Kudlow
U.S. President Donald Trump speaks during a joint news conference with Jordan's King Abdullah (not pictured) in the Rose Garden after their meeting at the White House in Washington, U.S., April 5, 2017. REUTERS/Yuri Gripas

With dynamic scoring, the Trump tax cuts would sail right through.

Taxes Won't Work For Trump. Trade And Immigration Will.

Opinion | Peter Brimelow
ICE Agents Detain Suspected Undocumented Immigrants In Raids

The buzz saw that Americans are being pushed into today is not tax rates but globalization.

Middle-Income Wage Earners Need A 'W' -- Cut Business Taxes First

Opinion | Larry Kudlow

And reconciliation can be whatever you want it to be.

President Trump And Making America Great Again -- Swiss-Style

| Faith Whittlesey and Doug Sears

Following in the footsteps of Switzerland could be a recipe for success.

Budget-Whiners Are Pernicious Pests

Opinion | Scott Weiser
U.S. President Donald Trump's overview of the budget priorities for Fiscal Year 2018 are displayed at the U.S. Government Publishing Office (GPO) on its release by the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) in Washington, U.S. March 16, 2017. REUTERS/Joshua Roberts

Government that governs from a position as close to those governed as possible is best.

SPEAKER PAUL RYAN: It's Time To End Obamacare For Good

Opinion | Rep. Paul Ryan

Seven years of this disaster has been enough.

President Trump's Reaganesque Tax Reform Idea

Opinion | Jonathan Lee
Ronald Reagan speaks at a rally for Senator Durenberger in 1982 (Getty Images)

Congress must tread carefully, but at the same time it must not let this opportunity pass.

Tax Reform Must Include Charity Reform

Opinion | Jeffrey H. Joseph

Only donations to efficient charities should be tax-deductible.

Border Adjustment Tax: A Big-Government Accomplice

Opinion | Jeffrey Mazzella
WASHINGTON - AUGUST 30: The Internal Revenue Service building is shown August 30, 2006 in Washington DC. (Photo: Mark Wilson/Getty Images)

Republicans face an important choice between cutting or raising taxes.