Lawrence A. Hunter

Politics & Policy

Flawed Mortgage Fix

The last fortnight has seen President George W. Bush cave into Democratic pressure and withdraw his threatened veto of the so-called “foreclosure-prevention” bill — despite the fact that it retains ...
Politics & Policy

Controlling Authority

With a Democratic takeover of the House of Representatives increasingly likely, Rep. Nancy Pelosi has already promised to impose price controls on prescription drugs within her first 100 hours as ...
Politics & Policy

Closer, But No Cigar

Last week, economic conservatives raised serious concerns that the President’s Advisory Panel on Federal Tax Reform has misconstrued its mandate and is heading in the wrong direction. Under the guise ...