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Infectious diseases worthy of close study and funding

May 7, 2014 Several years ago, the book and resultant movie “Outbreak” sparked some public interest in diseases that spread like wildfire and are virtually impossible to treat. more »»

Officials must be held accountable for wrongdoing

May 6, 2014 You’ve seen it happen dozens of times: A government official breaks the law. He or she is severely reprimanded and forced to resign. And there the episode ends. more »»

How widespread are hate crimes?

May 5, 2014 Institutionalized bigotry was abolished years ago in the United States. Yet, as we are reminded regularly, some Americans’ hearts still are closed to the idea of equality. more »»

Another slap at Israel from our current leaders

May 3, 2014 Sometimes it seems as if so-called diplomats in President Barack Obama’s administration are more interested in alienating American’s friends than standing up to the enemies of liberty and equality. more »»

Senate should act fast on pipeline bill

May 2, 2014 President Barack Obama is fond of using executive orders to pursue his agenda even when Congress disagrees. Perhaps it is time for lawmakers to return the favor. more »»

Just hand over all of your money

May 1, 2014 It is no wonder the federal government is confused about what is fair and right, when it comes to consideration of the Social Security Administration’s now-halted program in which tax refunds were... more »»

U.S. manufacturing gaining, but can it keep up the pace?

April 30, 2014 Perhaps the most important report on the U.S. economy in years was released last week by a private consulting company. more »»

More broken promises about alternative fuels

April 29, 2014 Boosters for the “alternative fuels” industry, which could not exist without hefty government subsidies and requirements for use of its products, make grandiose claims. more »»

Sometimes, ‘security’ is just a cover up

April 28, 2014 It is understandable that the armed forces, the nation’s intelligence agencies and the White House want to avoid disclosure of information that may be harmful to national security. more »»

The source of liberty

April 28, 2014 WASHINGTON - In a 2006 interview, Supreme Court Justice Stephen Breyer said the Constitution is “basically about” one word — “democracy” — that appears in neither that document nor the Declaration o... more »»

Be careful when new ‘green’ fuels are being touted

April 26, 2014 Thoughtful, perceptive environmentalists are coming to realize some of the panaceas suggested as ways to reduce greenhouse gas emissions are no more than political hot air. more »»

Uncle Sam should not be Big Brother

April 25, 2014 Most Americans can understand why law enforcement and national security officials want access to information about us — though there are serious, in some cases overriding, invasion of privacy... more »»

Uncle Sam should not be Big Brother

April 25, 2014 Most Americans can understand why law enforcement and national security officials want access to information about us — though there are serious, in some cases overriding, invasion of privacy... more »»

Obama concerned more with politics than making decisions

April 24, 2014 It has become clear politics is the only thing preventing President Barack Obama from deciding whether to approve the proposed Keystone XL pipeline. more »»

Surprise! National debt is growing faster than before

April 23, 2014 Americans seem to have become numb to worry about our astronomical national debt, already at $17.5 trillion. more »»

On Earth Day, Americans can be proud of success

April 22, 2014 Today has been set for the annual observance of Earth Day, focusing on environmental quality throughout the world. In that context, Americans have much about which to be proud. more »»

EPA should consider regulations’ true costs

April 21, 2014 Few federal officials have the kind of virtually unbridled power enjoyed by the Environmental Protection Agency. more »»

Lessons that should have been learned in Boston

April 19, 2014 With this week’s one-year anniversary of the Boston Marathon bombing comes the realization that it might not have occurred had U.S. intelligence agencies merely heeded warnings from Russia. more »»

Give water, sewage plans priority over ‘alternative’ work

April 17, 2014 Clean water and effective sewage treatment are serious, immediate environmental concerns for tens of millions of Americans in rural areas and small towns where funds for such purposes are limited. more »»

‘Budget’ proves Congress must be taken from liberals

April 16, 2014 It used to be that liberals were known as the tax-and-spend crowd. Now they are the tax, borrow and spend group, as a federal budget proposal unveiled last week makes plai. more »»

 
 

 

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