Tag Archives: economy

Musings: Obama and Gas Prices. Soon — The Supreme Court and Alien Tort cases; and More Dodd Frank Overreach

President Obama says he’s not to blame for high gasoline prices, but he will fix them. Let’s look at his thinking and logic. Read More

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State of the Union — Definitions

The President pledged an “all of the above” energy policy — the same threats, delays and disruptions that he has imposed since he was elected. Read More

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Harold Ford, Jr. Urges the President to Declare Regulatory Moratorium

In a provocative opinion piece for Fortune Magazine yesterday, former Congressman Harold Ford, Jr. offers President Obama frank advice half-way through his first term, particularly calling on him to enact a moratorium on all new regulations for the sake of … Read More

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Why California’s Prop 23 is Essential to Economy

My latest op-ed was published last week in OpposingViews, where I discuss why passage of California’s Proposition 23 was essential to the state’s economic health: “Prop 23 will give policymakers the opportunity to begin anew and craft environmental regulation that … Read More

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