Kevin Glass

Posted September 28, 2013

Hate speech laws around the world are used to curtail freedoms of groups as diverse as Christian street preachers and famous perfume makers. American respect for free speech—even if it’s offensive— is unique.

Posted September 23, 2013

The defund-or-delay fight in Congress has been putting John Boehner's leadership to the test.

Posted September 20, 2013

The debt limit's X-date is approaching - the U.S. will likely hit its statutory limit in mid-October. What will the GOP do?

Posted September 18, 2013

So the medium-term deficit is actually pretty manageable right now. What next?

Posted September 17, 2013

The CBO's newest updates project that, in 2021, the federal deficit as a percentage of GDP will be 3.5% and debt as a percentage of GDP will be below 70%.

Posted September 08, 2013

The Obamacare health insurance exchanges are still supposed to go live next month even though implementation delays have continued to pile up.

Posted September 06, 2013

The Bureau of Labor Statistics came out with the government's estimates of economic performance for August today. The news is, as it has been for a long time, mediocre.

Posted September 05, 2013

Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel told Congress yesterday that the Obama Administration's hypothetical strike against Syria could cost "tens of millions." The reality might be much, much more than that.

Posted September 02, 2013

At a pro-gun-control rally in Ohio, the organizers quickly found themselves outnumbered by gun rights activists - to the point that if a passerby didn't know what they were looking at, they may have sworn it was a pro-gun rally.

Posted September 01, 2013

The unemployment rate has been going down over the last few months - slowly, yes, but surely - and the economy has appeared more resilient then predicted in the wake of sequestration going into effect. There may be underlying problems there.

Posted August 30, 2013

Conservatives are genuinely concerned about voter fraud on a nationwide level.

Posted August 27, 2013

The head of Yuengling, America's oldest brewery, is publicly pushing for right-to-work laws in Pennsylvania.

Posted August 26, 2013

arious short-term deals on the legal debt limit have seen creative and repeated extensions dating back to the big debt ceiling fight of 2011. Now, the Treasury Department has said they're out of options on the debt ceiling.

Posted August 25, 2013

The "thrill kill" shooting death of Australian jogger Chris Lane in Oklahoma has sparked outrage, sadness and confusion. Unsurprisingly, CNN host Piers Morgan used the shooting to push for more gun control.

Posted August 25, 2013

Allegations that the State Department hired a contractor with a "conflict of interest" when approving they Keystone Pipeline have delayed progress on the project already.

Posted August 24, 2013

French socialists in charge of the government have admitted that there's a tax threshold too high even for them. The country has the steepest tax burden in the world, collecting 45% of the country's GDP in tax revenue, and it's set to climb to a new record level next year.

Posted August 24, 2013

President Obama has gone on a college-affordability blitz over the last week, preaching to choirs of students that his new proposals will make college cheaper and easier to pay for.

Posted August 19, 2013

In a statement issued Monday night, Sen. Ted Cruz (R-Texas) said that if he does indeed have dual citizenship of the United States and Canada, he will renounce his Canadian citizenship.

Posted August 19, 2013

Chairman of the House Judiciary Committee Rep. Bob Goodlatte (R-Va.) said at a town hall meeting Monday that the GOP might be open to "a legal status" but that "a special path to citizenship" may not be appropriate.