Gene Healy

New homeland security schemes prove we’re just stuck on stupid

More fun for commuters in the nation’s capital: Last week, Metro officials…

 

Gene Healy: Old stealing from young under Obama's 'reforms'

Ridiculing the French is an obnoxious right-wing cliche that I thought I'd…

 

Government secrets can be pretty killer

What can you say, dear, after you say I'm sorry ... for…

 

Gene Healy: Not even our leaders know why we are in Afghanistan

It's Bob Woodward season again in Washington, D.C., as the Watergate scribe's…

Gene Healy: GOP 'Pledge' lacks both cuts and courage

"Each of us is endowed by their Creator" with certain unalienable rights,…

Gene Healy: If only Obama were as good as Carter

President Carter's "White House Diary," featuring excerpts from the one-term president's private…

Gene Healy: Was it a 'church picnic' or a freedom rally?

In the run-up to Glenn Beck's religious-themed rally at the Lincoln Memorial…

Gene Healy: Can Obama order executions of citizens abroad?

Last April, the Obama administration let slip that it had targeted an…

Right’s infatuation with czars is distraction from real issues

 ‘No more czars!” is the new tea party rallying cry, as conservatives…