Mark Hemingway

California divides taxpayer money among its politicians

Part two of a five-part series When trying to understand why Texas…

 

Mark Hemingway: Unions are desperate for a tax-paid pension bailout

Second of two parts When it comes to accounting, the devil is…

 

Mark Hemingway: Will November be the death knell for big labor unions?

Mark your calendars. Next month we might be able to pinpoint the…

 

Mark Hemingway: It's the children who suffer when parents don't marry

Last week, the census reported some truly depressing news -- the percentage…

SPECIAL REPORT- Big Green: Portrait of a Big Green activist who scares your kids

Of all the questionable lessons being American public schools students, the idea…

SPECIAL REPORT- Big Green: A Big Green propaganda film that sparked a dud of a House hearing

When the documentary "Gasland" premiered at the Sundance film festival in January,…

SPECIAL REPORT- Big Green: Global warming and EPA's threat to regulate everthing

In 2003, the Environmental Protection Agency concluded that it lacked authority under…

Mark Hemingway: Then there's Obama's favorite special interest, unions

At a speech in Connecticut last Thursday, President Obama warned that "special…

Mark Hemingway: Bill Buckley would not vote for Christine O'Donnell

William F. Buckley, the godfather of the modern conservative movement, had some…

Mark Hemingway: Beck, Palin and 300,000 everyday Americans rally on the Mall

Compared to last September's Tea Party march on the Capitol, Saturday's big…

Mark Hemingway: Ground zero mosque was powder keg from the start

Revisiting one of the first big stories on the now controversial Islamic…

Mark Hemingway: Union uses child's life as a bargaining chip

Perhaps the scariest moment of my life was rushing my young daughter…

Mark Hemingway: Despite its name, CLEAR Act undermines government transparency

With all the economic and environmental damage done to the Gulf Coast…

Mark Hemingway: Congressmen like Rangel are subject to a different standard

On Thursday, the unthinkable happened. The famously gutless House of Representatives Committee…

Mark Hemingway: Voters fighting back against union control

Though it went unnoticed amid the flurry of primary races, the most…

Old Bull Shelby is big on pork

As of Friday morning, Sen. Richard Shelby, R-Ala., was threatening to put…