• Debt

    • Spiegel: Germans Increasingly Disillusioned with Obama
      Germans were ecstatic when Barack Obama took over the keys to the White House from George W. Bush. Now, though, a new Pew Research Center survey shows that disillusionment with the US president is widespread in Germany and that Obama has not lived up to the high [...]
    • Terminate the Racket of College Loans
      One of the ways to cut the big-spending binge engaged in by the federal government is to terminate the racket of college loans. It’s counterproductive, discriminatory, and a bad investment for both taxpayers and students. College-loan debt has soared to nearly a trillion dollars, more than credit-card [...]
    • Rep. Paul Ryan's budget is a moral budget
      Rep. Paul Ryan, R-Wis., chairman of the House Budget Committee, provoked some angry pushback when he claimed that not only is his proposed sweeping revamp of the U.S. budget fiscally sound but also morally sound. In an interview with the Christian Broadcasting Network, Ryan said he drew inspiration [...]
    • 'Obamacare' undermines core U.S. principles
      As the Supreme Court starts its three-day marathon Monday to hear arguments on the constitutionality of the health care law known as “Obamacare,” let’s be clear about the justices’ challenge, and ours. The challenge before the court, a challenge it has often not lived up to, is to [...]