Veronique de Rugy

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Veronique  de Rugy
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The Inconvenient Truth About COVID-19 Relief Scandals
By Veronique de Rugy
Raise your hand if you're surprised that the trillions of dollars spent on COVID-19 relief gave way to billions of ...
June 23, 2022
Biden's Budget Deficit Victory Lap Is Unearned and Unjustified
By Veronique de Rugy
President Joe Biden is taking victory laps for last year's reduced budget deficit. No one would be happier than me ...
June 16, 2022
Rash Optimism on Social Security's Solvency
By Veronique de Rugy
Don't worry if you get confused reading accounts of the new Social Security Trustees Report. On one hand, you have ...
June 09, 2022
When Will Magical Economic Thinking from Biden and Co. End?
By Veronique de Rugy
President Joe Biden wants you to know he is serious about taming inflation and that he has a plan to ...
June 02, 2022
Corporations' 'Woke' Signaling Won't Override Profit Motive
By Veronique de Rugy
Many people on the Right fear "woke capitalism" and the idea that corporate executives will bend to pressure to advance ...
May 26, 2022
Spread the Blame Around for Fed's Lack of Accountability
By Veronique de Rugy
After presiding over the biggest Federal Reserve failure in 40 years and with inflation rating as the top concern among ...
May 19, 2022
Don't Bend to Calls for a Global Tax Cartel
By Veronique de Rugy
When all you have is a hammer, everything does indeed look like a nail. This is the best way to ...
May 12, 2022
Putting Some WD-40 on the Supply Chain
By Veronique de Rugy
Politicians, the Federal Reserve, and Fed and administration apologists like to claim that the inflation we face is caused by ...
May 05, 2022
Will Punishing the Mouse End Florida Cronyism?
By Veronique de Rugy
Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis recently signed legislation that strips Walt Disney World of its independent, special district status after the ...
April 28, 2022
Will France Move Further Toward Authoritarianism This Week?
By Veronique de Rugy
Next Sunday, French voters will decide on their next president. While most of the country and the rest of the ...
April 21, 2022
Biden Can't Shield Us from "Billionaire Tax" Fallout
By Veronique de Rugy
One of the most important lessons in tax policy is that the person who is handed the bill and sends ...
April 14, 2022
Want to Further Economic Woes? Put in Price Controls
By Veronique de Rugy
History has a way of repeating itself. Or maybe it's that people cling to defunct beliefs, stubbornly refusing to learn ...
April 07, 2022
Inflation: The Result of Sticker Shock on Government Spending
By Veronique de Rugy
Many people still blame today's inflation on snags in globe-spanning supply chains. The chief proposed solution is to dismantle decades ...
March 31, 2022
Joe Biden Says He Loves Trains -- Not So Much
By Veronique de Rugy
It's well known that Joe Biden -- who regularly rode the Amtrak train between Wilmington and Washington as a senator ...
March 24, 2022
Campus Free-Speech Problems Come Down to Culture
By Veronique de Rugy
We've all heard stories about university administrators cracking down on free speech. But free expression is suffering even without these ...
March 17, 2022
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