Government Agencies on Townhall

Jeff Jacoby - Wed Jul 13

Massachusetts government is almost a wholly-owned subsidiary of the Democratic Party, so there was no chance that a law limiting collective bargaining for municipal employees would resemble the recent laws passed in Wisconsin and Ohio. ... more

Katie Kieffer - Mon Jul 11

Elizabeth Warren has literally gone wild. No, she did not strip off her matronly suit on a Girls Gone Wild spring break tour bus. Rather, she appears to be on a mission to strip Congress, small businesses and individual Americans of authority by instituting her own rules for how to play the financial game on both Wall Street and Main Street. ... more

Austin Hill - Sun Jul 10

How seriously are we to take President Obama on economic matters? Is anybody still expecting him to “create jobs?” ... more

Mark Baisley - Sun Jul 3

Several months after the Bill Clinton staff moved out of the West Wing in 2001, George W. Bush’s press secretary Ari Fleischer confirmed to the Washington Post that the outgoing liberals had trashed the place. ... more

Marco Rubio - Tue Jun 28

There is a way to drag both Congress and the Obama Administration toward a positive solution to save taxpayers billions of dollars immediately, and it is one that has already received the support of 81 Senators, including 34 Democrats. ... more

John Ransom - Tue May 31

Thanks to Obama’s activist government, we’ve just seen another example of how car dealers, banks, healthcare providers, insurance companies, mortgage servicers and whole host of quasi-governmental bodies can now rip off taxpayers. ... more

Austin Hill - Sun May 29

Could it be that Congressman Frank used his power and influence to extend an opportunity to his significant other, an opportunity that might not have been so easily accessible to another American? ... more

John Stossel - Wed May 25

Since America is on the road to bankruptcy, we've got to make some changes. What would you do? This year, our government will spend an astounding $3.8 trillion. We need to eliminate entire agencies, departments and missions. ... more

Floyd and Mary Beth Brown - Thu May 5

While Barack Obama spends his time running victory laps around the country over the killing of Osama Bin Laden, the American economy is careening toward a dangerous cliff. ... more

Erika Johnsen - Sat Apr 9

To reduce the national deficit and protect the environment, conservationists should take a look at federal management of public lands. ... more

Austin Hill - Sun Apr 3

President Barack Obama leads the way with this destructive and self-serving politics. He has made it a central theme of his presidency to speak often of the need for “shared sacifice,” noting that we all must be willing to “give a little” in order for our nation to fully recover from the “great recession.” ... more

Paul Driessen - Sat Apr 2

You cannot champion the poor, but support anti-energy policies that perpetuate poverty. ... more

Ann Coulter - Wed Mar 23

In response to my column last week about hormesis -- the theory that some radiation can be beneficial to humans -- liberals reacted with their usual open-minded examination of the facts. ... more

Rich Tucker - Thu Feb 17

If you itemize deductions, the IRS says you’ll need to wait until the end of February to file your 2010 tax return. That’s because lawmakers waited until Dec. 17 to temporarily renew the 2001 and 2003 tax cuts. ... more

Walter E. Williams - Wed Feb 16

Why is it that Egyptians do well in the U.S. but not Egypt? ... more

Ed Feulner - Wed Feb 9

“I’m from the government, and I’m here to help.” Ronald Reagan called those “the nine most terrifying words in the English language” -- and with good reason. ... more

Lurita Doan - Mon Feb 7

Obama deserves some credit for his recent interest in innovation and the creative abilities of American entrepreneurs. Now, if only Team Obama would change their tune and review the many White House initiatives and policies that are killing innovation and punishing entrepreneurs. ... more

Austin Hill - Sun Feb 6

Imagine -California emerges from its’ state of denial, and admits that it is addicted to government spending. And then, after acknowledging its’ addiction, envision the government of California coming to believe that a power greater than itself (the private sector) could restore its’ sanity. ... more

Austin Hill - Sun Jan 9

Now, a guy who was Governor of California for eight of my elementary, junior high and high school years is Governor yet again. ... more

Austin Hill - Sun Dec 19

American corporations have begun posting healthy profits. Banks that were once “on the brink” have now been stabilized and are flush with cash. ... more

Donald Lambro - Thu Dec 16

We will know soon enough whether the GOP delivers on its solemn campaign promise to the American people, who are fed up and want spending brought under control now. ... more

Larry Elder - Thu Nov 25

President Barack Obama walked into the Oval Office in January 2009 during a severe economic downturn led by a meltdown in housing prices -- and promptly made things worse. ... more

Lurita Doan - Mon Nov 15

The all-time best government employee has to be Captain James T. Kirk, who, while commanding the Starship Enterprise, saved the universe from certain destruction each week.  His motto was simple:”to boldly go where no man has gone before.”  Lately, our federal government is echoing a much different philosophy.  Federal agencies seem to stray from their primary mission, finding new and increasingly mediocre tasks to perform.  They are boldly going nowhere. ... more

Star Parker - Mon Nov 15

Almost two years ago, a new Democrat administration and congress took control of Washington. They immediately sent out invitations to the American people. ... more