Will the Supremes Slap Down 4th Circuit's Anti-Business Ruling?
In the past, businesses have been happy to put new factories in states like South Carolina and Virginia, due to their right-to-work laws and relatively reasonable employment laws. But they should think twice about doing so in the future, thanks to some recent, very unreasonable court rulings agains
Three-quarters of the 2,099 doctors responding to the nationwide survey conducted by the American College of Emergency Physicians indicate they have seen an increase in emergency room (ER) visits since the Affordable Care Act (ACA), better known as Obamacare, went into effect on January 1, 2014.
Often the first thing I’m asked when traveling outside of Colorado is a half-question half-joke about how many people in the state I now call home are stoned. Although I’m pro-legalization, I’ve never touched marijuana and it seems as if I’m not alone: even though the state
This is the season of college graduations, and many people may be wondering what kinds of gifts would be most appropriate for young people leaving the world of academia and heading out to face the challenges and opportunities of adulthood in the real world.
Given the narrow range of left to far lef
The Federalist Radio Hour: John Dickerson
Ben Domenech interviews journalist John Dickerson about his vision for Face the Nation.
The Boy Scouts have banned throwing water balloons and pointing water guns at each other. What’s left for them to lose?
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D.C. Requests Stay on Ruling Declaring Gun Law Unconstitutional
The District of Columbia has filed a request for a stay on last Monday’s ruling declaring part of the city’s gun carry law unconstitutional. “In its Order, the Court misinterpreted and misapplied the relevant case law and, as shown below, a careful balancing of the interests demons
Hillary Clinton facilitated a $29 billion arms deal to Saudi Arabia in 2010, benefiting the Saudi regime and defense contractor Boeing, both of which made large contributions to the Clinton Foundation.
Martin Greenfield has gone from Auschwitz inmate to business owner and legendary tailor over the past 70 years, and on Friday he shared the lessons from his storied life and career with an audience of interns and young professionals at the Young America’s Foundation’s headquarters in Res
Pope Francis' Disturbing Cuba Activism
On Wednesday, President Barack Obama announced that the United States would be changing its policy toward Cuba, opening a Havana embassy and expanding travel. “Through these changes, we intend to create more opportunities for the American and Cuban people and begin a new chapter among the na
President Barack Obama revealed his favorite film of the year to People Magazine in an interview released on Wednesday. Obama named Richard Linklater’s Boyhood his favorite movie of 2014. “Boyhood was a great movie,” he told People Magazine. “That, I think,
On Wednesday's broadcast of ABC's "World News," network report Cecilia Vega confirmed North Korea was behind the cyber-attack on Sony. “Tonight, ABC News has learned federal investigators have determined North Korea is responsible for the worst corporate cyber-attack in history,” Vega
Minnesota State Representative Greg Davids is calling for embattled MIT economics professor Jonathan Gruber, the "architect" of Obamacare, to return all $329,000 he was paid by the state of Minnesota as a subcontractor on a 2011 contract to analyze the state's plan to develop its Obamacare he
Impoverishment: America's New Normal
The defining American middle class is devolving toward poverty. There seems little doubt that the economic pattern results from government intervention.
Here is how Republicans should answer the "if you knew then what you knew now" question.
EPA’s Shocking Actions to Gain Support for Its Water Rule
There’s now another issue with the controversial water rule proposed by the Environmental Protection Agency and the Army Corps of Engineers. The Environmental Protection Agency... Read More
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After Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe’s successful trip to America, South Korean media and its people were up in arms. Seoul criticized Abe for not... Read More
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One of the mysteries surrounding the Benghazi scandal appears to have been solved with the release of the private emails of former Secretary of State... Read More
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A federal appeals court has decided to keep a hold on President Obama’s immigration executive actions, preventing the program from at least temporarily going into... Read More
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The Unjust Law That Led to Freddie Gray's Death: If Cops and Prosecutors Can't Agree on Whether His Knife Was Legal, How Was He Supposed To Know?
One charge was conspicuously absent from the indictments that a Baltimore grand jury issued last Thursday in connection with the death of Freddie Gray from injuries he suffered in police custody.
I almost never do this, but I felt it was very important to share a letter with you so that the whole world could understand what really happened in Ireland as this predominantly Catholic nation voted decisively to redefine marriage.
Churchill & de Gaulle
The latest Bookmonger podcast is with Will Morrisey, author of Churchill and de Gaulle: The Geopolitics of Liberty. This is the all-Hillsdale College podcast, with me (director of the journalism program) asking questions of Will (politics professor) in my office on campus. Will explains the nat
As Patrick Brennan notes, a three-judge panel of the Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals just handed the Obama administration a huge defeat. It denied the government’s request for an emergency stay of a preliminary injunction blocking implementation of President Obama’s immigration amnesty p
I agree with Mark’s suggestion, and indeed have written (along with Hans von Spakovsky) that “restoration of voting rights should be done carefully and on a case-by-case basis once the felon can establish in fact that he has turned over a new leaf. When that has been shown, then holding
In today’s New York Times, Robert Pear has a piece on the impending King v. Burwell decision. And, as Ramesh notes below, it is inadvertently far more supportive of the challengers’ position than of the Obama administration’s.
At first blush, the Times appears to be following the
What is in a picture?
What we think is unusual or touching says a lot about us as a society. Sometimes the item of attention must be taken in context to fully appreciate it. A few weeks ago, the media were abuzz with the obviously mentally unbalanced Bruce Jenner's journey from man to mutilated-man. In a previous, more
A political consultant, earlier this year, told me where she thought the beginning of the end of Hillary Clinton's campaign for President would begin. She spoke of it matter of factly. She said that on more than one occasion, as a company had business before a foreign government, President Clinton
If anything is a threat to the pro-abortion movement, it's the existence of crisis pregnancy centers (CPCs) across the nation. Those who find themselves inside such a place believe options are limited and time is of the essence. No matter how they became pregnant, they are in need of and proactivel