Larry Elder

Posted February 19, 2015

A shocking new poll shows Sen. Elizabeth Warren, D-Mass., ahead of Hillary Clinton in Iowa, the first caucus state, and in New Hampshire, the first primary state.

Posted February 12, 2015

If Brian Williams, the anchor and face of NBC News, goes, others should march right out the door behind him.

Posted February 12, 2015

If Brian Williams, the anchor and face of NBC News, goes, others should march right out the door behind him.

Posted February 05, 2015

President Barack Obama, in his State of the Union speech, called for a minimum-wage hike and for government-mandated paid family and medical leave.

Posted January 29, 2015

"What do you think you missed not having a dad around?"

Posted January 22, 2015

Where's the Clint Eastwood Million Cowboy March on Hollywood?

Posted January 15, 2015

Islamic terrorists slaughtered 17 innocents in Paris in an attack described as "France's 9/11."

Posted January 08, 2015

Move over, radical Islam. Step aside, poverty and political oppression. Pope Francis is expected to soon issue a rare papal encyclical, an official statement about what the pontiff believes is the world's most pressing issue -- "climate change."

Posted January 01, 2015

What to say about "activists" pushing the "Hands Up, Don't Shoot" "movement," even as police shootings of blacks are actually down 75 percent over the last 45 years? Some protestors, many old enough to know better, say ridiculous things about race relations, like "things have gone backward." Time for perspective.

Posted December 25, 2014

Gloria Allred has graciously offered a deal to embattled comedian Bill Cosby.

Posted December 18, 2014

In 2012, according to the CDC, 140 blacks were killed by police. That same year 386 whites were killed by police. Over the 13-year period from 1999 to 2011, the CDC reports that 2,151 whites were killed by cops -- and 1,130 blacks were killed by cops.

Posted December 11, 2014

The recent "rash" of police officers killing blacks is prompting "civil rights activists" to describe America -- despite the election and re-election of a black president -- as still a simmering caldron of racism. Never mind that according to the CDC, in 2012 (the most recent year with available data) 140 blacks were killed by cops -- versus 386 whites killed by cops.

Posted December 04, 2014

Is it relevant that St. Louis, near Ferguson, recently had the third-highest per capita murder rate of any large city (with 250,000 or more residents) in America, ranking behind New Orleans and Detroit? And, according to an analysis of 2011 FBI crime stats, St. Louis had the second-highest overall crime rate among large cities.

Posted November 27, 2014

From the very beginning, this was much ado about an aberration, a tragic aberration to be sure, but an aberration nonetheless.

Posted November 20, 2014

Economist Milton Freeman said the promotion of bad policy requires two types of advocates. "Do-gooders," he said, act in good faith but out of ignorance in promoting counterproductive policies.

Posted November 13, 2014

"I don't want to try to read the tea leaves on election results," said President Barack Obama following last Tuesday's historic defeat.

Posted November 06, 2014

Former Obama White House Press Secretary Jay Carney, now a political commentator for CNN, casually admitted that, yes, his party uses race to convince minorities that Republicans seek to oppress them.

Posted October 30, 2014

PunditFact strikes again. For the second time.

Posted October 23, 2014

Contrary to the expectations of all 16 of our U.S. intelligence agencies, the "weapons hunters" sent to Iraq by President George W. Bush found no "stockpiles" of WMD.

Posted October 16, 2014

The head of a Los Angeles-based nonprofit "sustainable economy" association calls for a higher minimum wage. No surprise there. But he cites a major pro-minimum wage study that responsible academics long ago abandoned.