Timothy P. Carney

Watch live at noon: The Conservative Dilemma of Big Government vs. The Free Market

At noon, visit this link to watch Examiner senior political columnist Timothy…

 

Obama-style executives see government as a partner

President Obama's economic philosophy is corporatism, and the two corporate executives reportedly…

 

A no-fly zone in Libya would mean war in Libya

President Obama can choose war with Moammar Gadhafi, or he can choose…

 

Meet the lobbyist who turns 'green' into greenbacks

Environmental policy is not driven by tree-hugging activists, earnest liberal bloggers, or…

Regulatory warfare ensnares the wireless world

Imagine a crafty real estate developer who buys up a plot of…

Democrats just don't understand the new populism

The Obama campaign and other liberals are looking to tap into the…

Bayh, Bennett: Sainted moderates reap lobbying bucks

In the minds of most political journalists, it seems there is no…

Immelt, Daley, and Obama's antipathy to free markets

Since his party's November shellacking, President Obama has worked hard to show…

Farewell to the Congress of corporate interests

This past term of Congress let the drug industry write much of…

Specter's farewell: A whiny paean to pork and power

In his final Senate speech on Tuesday, Arlen Specter promised a "closing…

Targets in 2012, Hatch tacks Right, Lugar defiant

No Republican in Washington is more worried about the Tea Party than…

Insurers push death tax to profit from its effects

JackAbramoff once got paid by an Indian tribe to lobby for the…

Want a voice in Washington? Invest in a politician

An odd Financial Services Committee hearing last week highlighted the importance of…

Subsidies for plug-in cars: A scam for big business

When you see bipartisan agreement on energy and transportation policy, it means…

Strickland profits from 'green' patronage in Ohio

COLUMBUS, OHIO -- Gov. Ted Strickland stood to the side of the…

GE backed regulations that killed GE jobs in U.S.

WINCHESTER, VA.-- On Thursday night -- sometime around 8 o'clock -- 130…

D.C.'s choice for mayor: Mr. Me or Mr. Machine

If you are registered as a Democrat in the District, you have…

Protecting manufacturing or profiting hedge funds?

Two Democratic senators are targeting the People's Republic of China purportedly in…

Tea Party raids McConnell's kitchen cabinet

Sen. Lisa Murkowski's apparent defeat in Alaska's Republican primary isn't just a…

Milpork: Could 'The War is Making you Poor Act' be the answer?

Timothy P. Carney likes Alan Grayson's "The War is Making you Poor…