Federal Control No Rose Garden

“Rotten to the Core” (Boston Herald, 2/28/10) FFS: This devastating critique of the Common Core project for national education standards comes surprisingly from the Boston Herald Editorial Staff.  Nevertheless, it misses the key point:  The federal government has no proper role, constitutional or otherwise, in providing funding to education and prescribing...
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by Staff | March 27, 2010 | No Comments

Insiders Can’t Seal the Lid on “Inconvenient” Scientific Truth

“American’s Global Warming Concerns Continue to Drop” (Gallup, 3/11/10) FFS:  The public is becoming aware that many climate scientists dispute the Al Gore predictions of catastrophic man-made climate change.  However, the proponents of this pretext for a massive government power grab continue brazenly to push forward as though their...
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Federal manipulation of the jobless rate!

“Shrinking U.S. Labor Force Keeps Unemployment Rate from Rising” (Business Week, 1/8/10) <link error> FFS: Despite a growing population and more families needing two earners to make ends meet, bureaucrats decide that our labor force is shrinking.
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by Staff | March 2, 2010 | No Comments

Partisan Politics Slow Socialized Medicine Drive

“Obama, Republicans Square Off at Health Care Summit” (CQ Politics, 2/26/10) FFS: With congressional elections just around the corner, Washington is responding to voter wariness over Democratic plans to “fix” health care. Article reports on latest partisan exchanges.
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The War Against U.S. Industrial Capacity

“How they are turning off the lights in America” (Climate Physics, November 9, 2009) <link error> Alternate link:  “How they are turning off the lights in America” Last year’s news, but significant!
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Unconstitutional Mandate 1

“That rock in the health-care road? It’s called the Constitution.” (George Will, The Washington Post, 1/14/10) FFS: “Leans” toward a principled defense, but no mandate for action.
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by Staff | January 28, 2010 | No Comments

Unconstitutional Mandate 2

“Mandate to buy health insurance might not be constitutional” (The Seattle Times, 1/19/10) FFS: Offers a weak defense of limited Republican government, but raises provocative arguments.
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Glaciergate

“New Documents Show IPCC Ignored Doubts About Himalayan Glacier Scare”  (Global Warming Policy Foundation, 1/24/10)
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