Medicare Needs More Competition Not Less 03/08/2013 Senate Democrats are finally beginning the process of writing a budget after four years of dereliction. They will almost certainly include some changes to Medicare, ... Read More Government Spending Hurts People 02/25/2013 We should not accept the statist premise that most government spending helps people. Government spending is not just wasteful or inefficient, but all too often ... Read More What a Difference 50 Years Makes 02/14/2013 President Obama opened his State of the Union address with a quote from President John F. Kennedy: "the Constitution makes us not rivals for power ... Read More End the Bed Tax Scam 02/11/2013 Buried in Barack Obama's budget (last year's, of course, because this year's is still late) is a common sense idea for health care savings that ... Read More Obama’s Act of Constitutional Disobedience 01/31/2013 The D.C. Circuit Court of Appeals emphatically smacked down the crazy idea that the president has the power to make recess appointments while the Senate ... Read More Dodd-Frank is an Unconstitutional Disaster 01/25/2013 In his first term, President Obama passed two of the most sweeping expansions of federal power in history. The first, his federal takeover of the ... Read More No Budget, No Debt Ceiling Hike 01/21/2013 In 2006, then-Senator Barack Obama inserted a speech into the Congressional Record decrying the increase in the debt ceiling that President Bush was asking for. ... Read More Googling Cronyism 01/11/2013 An impartial rule of law is one of the pillars of a free society, so the curious resolution of the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) probe ... Read More The Senate is the Problem 01/03/2013 The late night drama cast Senator Mitch McConnell and Vice President Joe Biden as heroes. They did what Obama and Boehner failed to do, come ... Read More Back to Plan A 12/24/2012 There is not a majority in the House of Representatives to support a tax plan that would raise taxes on any taxpayers — not even ... Read More Archives Phil Kerpen Phil Kerpen is the president of American Commitment and the author of "Democracy Denied." Kerpen can be reached at [email protected] Daily Newsletter Sign up for FREE! Get Cartoons Daily! Sign up for our free daily newsletter by entering your email and clicking on subscribe. Subscribe 12 of 15«‹9101112131415›» Close this module GET OUR FREE DAILY CARTOON EMAIL NEWSLETTER!All the best our sites have to offer – free in your email box! No hassle! No obligation! So cool! Just sign up!First NameJohnLast NameSmithYour email[email protected]SubmitNever see this message again.