Is it time to socialize Detroit?

Apparently, some in Congress thought we spent their August recess chanting “Bail, baby, Bail.” “The Club for Growth urges all members of Congress to vote “NO” on any bill that includes funding for the loan program designed to bail out automakers. This key vote will be part of our 2008 Congressional Scorecard.”“On the face of…

Keeping pressure on secretive Frankfort-crats

It’s disappointing if not surprising to see no media discussion or even a press release about last week’s E-transparency task force meeting in Frankfort. Though Gov. Beshear seems disinterested in the process and Finance Secretary Jonathan Miller’s efforts are foot-draggingly slow, some interesting points were raised. Discussion turned specific when comparing efforts of other states…

Update for Whiner Nation

Phil Gramm is back with an interesting column in the Wall Street Journal explaining that the presidential candidates’ economic policies have already been tried in various states: “Mr. Obama would stimulate the economy by increasing federal spending. Mr. McCain would stimulate the economy by cutting the corporate tax rate. Mr. Obama would expand unionism by…