Jim Martin

Posted May 27, 2015

Despite our nation's obsession with all things food, remarkably it is a topic that remains largely absent from political discussion and all but ignored in the news.

Posted October 31, 2014

If you really want to put a spook into people this Halloween, maybe dress up like the Free Market. That's a vision that scares a lot of folks these days especially those who grow the sugar in our favorite holiday candies.

Posted October 02, 2014

Food, heat or medicine? Would you ever want to have to choose? Unfortunately, thats the position newly proposed EPA regulations will put many of seniors in according to a report from the 60 Plus Association.

Posted July 28, 2014

The EPA's war on coal is no less than a war on seniors and our nation's most vulnerable. Seniors on fixed and diminishing incomes pay a disproportionate share of their monthly budget on utilities, and Obama's EPA will serve only to make them poorer and more vulnerable.

Posted October 03, 2013

Before the modern death tax was instituted in 1916 to raise funds for World War I, the death tax was a “temporary” tax, levied only during war time.

Posted August 31, 2009

When the White House and Congress wanted to take old cars off the road and replace them with newer models, they passed "Cash for Clunkers."