Examiner editorial

Sneaking end-of-life consultations into health bill

During the debate about Obamacare last year, controversy erupted over a Medicare…

Regulations kowtow to environmentalists

Who is doing the most to hobble the productive power of the…

A time to celebrate – whichever way you want

In 1687, the great Puritan preacher Increase Mather wrote a tract titled,…

Unions profiting on favoritism by lawmakers

Why is the federal General Services Administration, the government’s purchasing agent and…

Unions must share pain of budget cutbacks

One need look no further than two Michigan officials — William Cooper,…

Dems jam spending bill with 6,600 earmarks

Gallup released a historic poll this week: The Democrat-controlled 111th Congress, now…

Let a vigorous economy fight the war on poverty

Republican Sen. George Aiken of Vermont became a political icon when he…

Legislative ‘Christmas trees’ are really earmarks

Earmarks epitomize to many Americans the corrupt culture that has brought Congress…

Congress must prevent next housing crash

Many factors contributed to the Great Recession of 2008, but its root…

Democrats are skewing facts on tax cuts

It is difficult to conceive of a liberal myth more out of…

Lame ducks should stop quacking and leave

Viewers of C-SPAN 2 were treated to a rare moment of Washington,…

DREAM Act for illegal immigrants? Dream on

Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid, D-Nev., has obstinately defied the wishes of…

Congress can prove it’s not a game show

Want to know what’s wrong with Congress? Just read what Rep. Nick…

Obama’s GM ‘success story’ still a losing deal

Big-government advocates crowed when the General Motors initial public offering was launched…

After terror trial fiasco, Holder should go

In justifying his decision last year to try Ahmed Ghailani in a…

Unionizing TSA employees compromises security

If you have flown lately, the odds are good that you had…

Examiner Editorial: Treasury’s handling of TARP sloppy and secret

Praise for Congress has been rare on these pages, but we have…

Examiner Editorial: Checks to deceased, other federal fiascoes

It has been uncovered that Washington, D.C., sent nearly 72,000 economic stimulus…

Examiner Editorial: Breakdown flunks SF schools in Textbooks 101

Let’s just suppose a class of San Francisco students showed up and…

Examiner Editorial: Feds, media cower at threats to cartoonist

Last week, the Seattle Weekly announced that Molly Norris, its editorial cartoonist,…