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Stand Up, Governors

In Washington, the executive branch is overreaching as never before, and Congress seems disinclined to do much to stop the Leviathan. For those who believe in limited government, the last, ...

Conservatives for a Carbon Tax?

President Obama chalked up impressive “wins” in his first term: stimulus bills, financial-services regulation (Dodd-Frank), and, of course, Obamacare. But he didn’t get everything he wanted. His cap-and-trade proposal was ...

Right and Left Pepper Olson on Prop 8

On Tuesday, perhaps for the first time in the litigation surrounding California’s Proposition 8, attorney Ted Olson (the advocate for redefining marriage) faced some tough questions, from both conservatives and ...

Reviving the Value of Work

Americans who have a job this Labor Day are right to be thankful for it. And all of us ought to be grateful for the culture of work that made ...