Articles By: Robert Romano

Gary Johnson (Photo credit: Darron Birgenheier)

Libertarian Presidential Candidate Supports Carbon Tax

Libertarian presidential candidate Gary Johnson says he is open to a carbon tax which essentially is a tax on producing coal, which will be passed on to consumers of electricity, including the industrial and manufacturing sectors.

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Hillary Lied, People Died

Hillary Lied, People Died

Hillary Clinton has blood on her hands in Iraq. She helped pull troops out of Iraq, and then lied about why we left after the fact when Islamic State took over — to cover her ass. How come nobody questions her temperament to be president? What a joke.

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Trump Right on Second Amendment

Trump Right on Second Amendment

When the Second Amendment was first considered by Congress, not only was an armed citizenry taken as a given, it was viewed as an essential check on the tyrannical exercise of federal power, particularly by a standing army.

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UN Likes Federal Takeover of Local Police

UN Likes Federal Takeover of Local Police

How it works is the Civil Rights Division at the Department of Justice (DOJ) files a lawsuit in federal court against a city, county or state, alleging constitutional and civil rights violations by the police or at a corrections facility. The municipality then simply agrees to the judicial finding — without contest — and the result is a wide-reaching federal court order that imposes onerous regulations on local police.

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Free Trade Must be Enforceable

If we want to have free trade, let’s have it — with enforceable agreements. By ignoring trade barriers like currency manipulation, the WTO and IMF are pushing the world further away from the goal of free trade and justifying actions by individual nations to protect domestic producers, which becomes the most likely outcome. Escalation seems inevitable. In the end, everyone will lose.

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Was Hillary Clinton Ever Going to Face the Music?

Was Hillary Clinton Ever Going to Face the Music?

FBI Director James Comey told the nation the FBI would not be recommending that Hillary Clinton be charged with any crime for storing and disseminating classified information from her private email server, even though doing so is against the law, noting that under the law, it is “a felony to mishandle classified information either intentionally or in a grossly negligent way.”

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Markets Undaunted by Brexit

Markets Undaunted by Brexit

So much for the promised economic catastrophe that was to befall the UK in the aftermath of the June 23 vote to leave the European Union (EU).

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Members of the South Central Farm attending the immigrant rights march for amnesty in downtown Los Angeles California on May Day, 2006. The banner, in Spanish, reads "No human being is illegal". (Photo credit: Jonathan McIntosh)

Executive Amnesty Blocked–For Now

In a 4 to 4 tie, the Supreme Court has upheld lower court rulings that enjoin the Obama administration from moving forward with executive amnesty for 4.5 million illegal immigrants with U.S.-born children.

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hoto of a campaign sign photographed outside a residence in the east of England on 18 June 2016. The sign says "Vote In", in reference to the "Brexit" referendum, and is emblazoned with the word mark of the UK Liberal Democrats. (Photo credit: Lava Baron)

Brexit Reveals All is Not Well in Globalville

The fact that the margin in the Brexit referendum is razor thin tells everyone what they need to know about whether the European Union has been good for the UK. If globalization was such a political and economic winner, this would not even be close.

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Liberty and the Constitution are Killing Us?

Liberty and the Constitution are Killing Us?

The massacre at the Pulse Night Club by an Islamist killer does not mean that rights can now be denied by the government merely based on suspicion. Let’s go through the list, since everyone seems to need a refresher.

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