Two Senators take on the Big Pharma beast

Op-ed views and opinions expressed are solely those of the author. A recent Pew Researchpollconfirms that the vast majority of Americans believespecial interests and their campaign contributions […]

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Inflation increases in December. It is likely to increase further.

Op-ed views and opinions expressed are solely those of the author. The Bureau of Labor Statistics just released the inflation data for December 2023. The Consumer Price […]

If inflation increases, forget about interest rate cuts

Op-ed views and opinions expressed are solely those of the author. Recently, Federal Reserve chair Jerome Powell said that with the inflation rate falling and the labor […]

Airline mergers will improve efficiency and benefit consumers

Op-ed views and opinions expressed are solely those of the author. JetBlue Airways wants to buy Spirit Airs. Alaska Airs wants to buy Hawaiian Airs. Both deals […]

Is Romney/Manchin a winning ticket?

Op-ed views and opinions expressed are solely those of the author. There are apparently many Americans who don’t want either political party frontrunner to be president. A […]

House Israel aid package has a funding source

Op-ed views and opinions expressed are solely those of the author. The House of Representatives recently passed a bill to provide $14.3 billion in federal aid to […]

The Fed’s interest rate pause is shockingly irresponsible

Op-ed views and opinions expressed are solely those of the author. For the second consecutive meeting, the Federal Reserve has decided to hold interest rates constant. This […]

UAW settlement embeds the wage-price spiral into the economy

Op-ed views and opinions expressed are solely those of the author. As noted in a prior column, the country has started to experience the beginning of the […]

Monetary and fiscal policies are reminiscent of the 1970s

Op-ed views and opinions expressed are solely those of the author. It appears that Fed Chair Jerome Powell and President Biden are trying to become Arthur Burns […]

The wage-price spiral is gripping the nation

Op-ed views and opinions expressed are solely those of the author. By pausing interest rate hikes, the Federal Reserve has allowed inflation to linger. That has led […]

Trump’s fraud conviction is bogus

Op-ed views and opinions expressed are solely those of the author. Last week, a New York judge allowed a summary judgment effectively saying that Donald Trump, his […]

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Fed’s pause contributes to harmful inflation psychology.

Op-ed views and opinions expressed are solely those of the author. Once again, the Fed has eased up on its restrictive monetary policy too soon. Late last […]

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