the death of a thousand cuts

Evan Bayh, former Democratic senator from Indiana, writes about the destructive nature of ObamaCare’s tax on medical devices. The Supreme Court decision in June upholding the Affordable Care Act leaves in place a tax on medical devices that threatens thousands...

spilt milk? spilt oil? spilt guilt?

Obama thought he’d cracked a joke during his SOTU (see video below) when he was commenting about the absurdity of many federal regulations. The one he cited defined spilled milk as oil. Ha ha. He’s gonna fix that absurdity, right? Why else scoff at it...

good news from the gulf

Lou Dolinar: …the media has greatly exaggerated damage found in studies about coral, which is in some ways more vulnerable to oil and dispersant. Most of it is doing fine. The growth of the fish population is not occurring because oil is good for fish. Rather,...

Obama administration killed jobs with phony science

If this were Bush, it would be a front page story. The White House rewrote crucial sections of an Interior Department report to suggest an independent group of scientists and engineers supported a six-month ban on offshore oil drilling, the Interior inspector general...

yakety yak

Obama stopped off in the Big Easy yesterday for some political posturing. In his speech he criticized… the “shameful breakdown in government” that followed Katrina, which he described as “a natural disaster but also a man-made catastrophe.” Sure, okay....