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Health Insurance at Gunpoint is OK; Now Eat Your Broccoli Or Else

In a somewhat surprising 5-4 decision, the United States Supreme Court upheld the contentious ObamaCare law, which requires all Americans to purchase health insurance. The ramifications of the decision, though, go far beyond health care.


Sitting On Our Assets

The United States government has no idea how much real property it holds that is unused or underutilized and could be sold or transferred, according to a government audit.


Government is Already Too Involved in Healthcare

This week the Supreme Court is expected to issue its long-awaited decision regarding the constitutionality of the “Obamacare” law. I recently discussed absurd legal arguments by Obamacare advocates that Congress can compel the purchase of health insurance, and the dismal record of federal courts applying so-called “judicial review” in protecting liberty. It is obvious that


Unconstitutional Uses of Drones Must Stop

Last week I joined several of my colleagues in sending a letter to President Obama requesting clarification of his criteria for the lethal use of drones overseas. Administration officials assure us that a “high degree of confidence” is required that the person targeted by a drone is a terrorist. However, press reports have suggested that


Do Americans Approve Mass Murder?

A majority of Americans, it seems, approve of drone strikes against terrorists, even if they kill innocent bystanders.


The CBO Sees the Economic Cliff Ahead

Last week the Congressional Budget Office (CBO) issued its annual long-term budget outlook report, and the 2012 numbers are not promising. In fact, the CBO estimates that federal debt will rise to 70% of GDP by the end of the year — the highest percentage since World War II. The report also paints a stark


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