• Post

    The Right AOC on Point: Pearce’s Law explains why Democrats say one thing, do the opposite

    John Locke Foundation CEO Amy Cooke, “The Right AOC,” spells out Pearce’s Law. It explains why Democrats often say one thing to get elected, then govern in the opposite way. Contact Amy at [email protected] Follow her at https://www.facebook.com/TheRightAOC and https://twitter.com/TheRightAOC.
    Mitch Kokai, February 25, 2021
  • Post

    State Elections Board leader falsely claims she didn’t alter election laws in settlement

    NC State Board of Elections (SBE) Executive Director Karen Brinson Bell spoke to the NC House Election Law and Campaign Finance Reform committee yesterday. While the main topics were a review of the 2020 election and her recommendation that municipal elections scheduled for this year be postponed until next year,…
    Andy Jackson, February 25, 2021
  • Post

    Covid bailout of states unnecessary and harmful

    We have documented North Carolina’s strong financial condition and have argued against new federal money for months, even as we sought more rational rules on how that first round of federal money to states could be used. As we have talked with fiscal experts in other…
    Joseph Coletti, February 25, 2021
  • Post

    The most disturbing photo you will see today

    The photo is from The Wenatchee World in Washington. It creeps me out.
    Terry Stoops, February 25, 2021
  • Post

    Rock stars cash in to avoid Biden tax hike

    Bob Dylan. Lindsay Buckingham. Stevie Nicks. Bloomberg Businessweek reports these three are among the rock stars who’ve recently sold rights to their music. Dylan, who’s pushing 80, evidently has said no for years but recently decided to cash in with a $300 million deal. This kind of sale isn’t…
    Donna Martinez, February 25, 2021
  • Post

    WaPo journalists should challenge their boss’s actions

    Emily Jashinsky of the Federalist urges employees of one of the nation’s leading news media outlets to take a stand for free expression — and against their boss. Washington Post employees should vehemently protest their owner and his flagship company for eroding norms of free expression. Jeff Bezos,…
    Mitch Kokai, February 25, 2021
  • Post

    Biden’s job-killing corporate tax hike explored

    Tyler Van Dyke of the Washington Examiner highlights one of the Biden administration’s especially bad ideas on the corporate tax front. President Biden’s plan to increase the corporate tax rate would weaken economic recovery and hurt competitiveness, according to a report from the Tax Foundation. Throughout the 2020…
    Mitch Kokai, February 25, 2021
  • Post

    Protecting vets from losing their guns

    Stephen Gutowski of the Washington Free Beacon reports on new legislation designed to protect military veterans’ basic rights. The Veterans 2nd Amendment Protection Act, introduced by Rep. Liz Cheney (R., Wyo.) and Rep. Mike Bost (R., Ill.), would restrict when the Veterans Administration can take away veterans’ right…
    Mitch Kokai, February 25, 2021