Which Marx is on ‘the mark’?

Groucho: “Politics is the art of looking for trouble, finding it everywhere, diagnosing it incorrectly and applying the wrong remedies.” … or … Karl: “Owners of capital will stimulate working class to buy more and more of expensive goods, houses and technology, pushing them to take more and more expensive credits, until their debt becomes…

Frog-marching us toward socialized medicine

Former Democratic National Committee Chairman Howard Dean circulated an email Tuesday afternoon containing one of his favorite talking points for socialized medicine: “The fight to guarantee healthcare for all depends on giving every American the freedom to choose between keeping their private insurance – if they have any – and a universally available public healthcare…

‘Nothing less than a disaster’

Kentucky Club for Growth Executive Director Andy Hightower had the only piece worth reading on today’s Courier-Journal Op-ed page. Echoing a similar sentiment as my recent column warning taxpayers to “watch out when politicians talk about productivity,” Hightower begged to differ with Senate President David Williams’ assessment that the recently completed legislative session resulted in…