Bruce Bartlett

Biography
Bruce Bartlett
Articles
Changing World of Commentary
By Bruce Bartlett
About 12 years ago, I got a call from Tom Bray, then editorial page editor of the Detroit News. I ...
July 10, 2007
Who Is the Anti-Bush?
By Bruce Bartlett
One of the things that surprises me so far in the race for the White House is that none of ...
July 03, 2007
Climate History
By Bruce Bartlett
Many people are worried about global warming today. They fear that the polar ice caps will melt, raising sea levels ...
June 27, 2007
Synfuel Boondoggle
By Bruce Bartlett
Back during World War II, the Allies were successful in largely cutting off Germany’s oil supply. To maintain ...
June 19, 2007
Immigration Political Dynamics
By Bruce Bartlett
The immigration bill may be dead for now, but the political forces behind it have not gone away. Those ...
June 13, 2007
Immigration Frustration
By Bruce Bartlett
One of the things that bothers me about the immigration bill is the view held in the White House and ...
June 06, 2007
Taking Ron Paul Seriously
By Bruce Bartlett
As some readers of this column may know, the first "real" job I ever had was working for Congressman Ron ...
May 29, 2007
Republican Euthanasia
By Bruce Bartlett
As someone who has been highly critical of George W. Bush’s repeated violations of conservative principles for some years, ...
May 22, 2007
Wolfowitz Endgame
By Bruce Bartlett
It now seems almost certain that Paul Wolfowitz will leave the presidency of the World Bank. It’s only a ...
May 15, 2007
Democrats and Conservatives
By Bruce Bartlett
I hadn’t planned on writing another column about Hillary Clinton, but the one I wrote last week has ...
May 08, 2007
Conservatives for Hillary?
By Bruce Bartlett
As each day passes, it becomes increasingly clear that the Democrats will win the White ...
May 01, 2007
Tax winners and losers
By Bruce Bartlett
As is the case every year, the deadline for paying one’s federal income taxes on April 15 brought forth many ...
April 25, 2007
Blogging Benefits
By Bruce Bartlett
On April 6, I had an article in The New York Times arguing the term "supply-side economics" (SSE) had outlived ...
April 17, 2007
Tax Facts
April 10, 2007 |
Economics on the Internet
By Bruce Bartlett
I recently made a life-changing decision, which, to those under the age of 30, will probably sound ridiculous. I finally ...
April 03, 2007