Canada shows how to fight radical green groups

A version of this article was originally published in By Bill Wilson The global economy is an increasingly high-stakes battlefield, and governments large and small must determine daily when and how to enter that fray. Do they engage on the side of free markets and expanded individual liberties — promoting greater prosperity and freedom for all people? Or do […]

It’s time to get rid of the EPA

TAKE ACTION: Click here to urge Congress to defund the EPA. By Bill Wilson In January 2011 President Obama – stung by an electoral rebuke that cost his party control of the House of Representatives – issued an executive order attempting to reassure the public regarding his rapidly expanding regulatory state. Obama’s order instructed federal agencies to “identify and use the best, […]

11.01.2013 in Economy, Featured by NetRight Daily 0

Just who the heck do we think we are?

By Bill Wilson Reuters on Oct. 30 blared the headline “U.S. Treasury lashes out at Germany, says export dependence hurts global economy,” highlighting a new semiannual report to Congress from the Treasury’s Office of International Affairs urging trade surplus nations like Germany and China to increase domestic demand. Why? The reasons vary. In the case of Germany, the “anemic pace […]

10.02.2013 in Featured, Politics by Bill Wilson 0

Playing poker with Harry Reid on the government shutdown

By Bill Wilson I hope and pray I am wrong. Ideally, I hope the House of Representatives stands firm against demands from the Senate and White House to rubber stamp a so-called “clean” continuing resolution — one that will allow funding for Obamacare to take effect. That they hold the line even with the government partially shut down. But based […]

09.19.2013 in Economy, Featured by Bill Wilson 1

Is there any way for the Fed to get out of QE forever?

By Bill Wilson We told you so. As Americans for Limited Government economic analysis had previously predicted — here, here, and here — there would be no tapering from the Federal Reserve’s $85 billion of quantitative easing anytime soon. Defying market expectations that the central bank would announce its exit strategy from its policy footing, on Sept. 18 the Fed […]

09.03.2013 in Economy, Featured by Bill Wilson 0

Shrinking imports in Q2 bearish indicator for outlook

By Bill Wilson In a revised estimate of growth in the second quarter, the Bureau of Economic Analysis now projects that the economy grew by 2.5 percent annualized, not the 1.7 percent previously estimated. The total revision amounted to $34.5 billion added to the Gross Domestic Product. However, it was almost entirely on account of adjustments made to the balance […]

08.27.2013 in Economy, Featured by Bill Wilson 1

Will Greece default on another €10 billion to creditors?

By Bill Wilson It looks like Greece may need another bailout of €10 billion ($13.4 billion) to refinance debt it owes to creditors, according to Greek Finance Minister Yannis Stournaras. “If there is need for further support to Greece, it will be in the order of about 10 billion euros,” Stournaras told Greek newspaper Proto Thema. The Greek sovereign debt […]

08.26.2013 in Featured, Politics by Bill Wilson 0

Wilson on Fox: Time for GOP to deliver a crushing blow to Obamacare

By Bill Wilson As originally published at Three-and-a-half years ago, every single Republican member of the U.S. House of Representatives — and 34 Democrats — voted against Barack Obama’s socialized medicine bill. And since taking control of the House following the 2010 elections — thanks in large measure to anti-Obamacare fervor — numerous votes to repeal this job-crippling monstrosity […]

08.23.2013 in Featured, Politics by Bill Wilson 0

Don’t fall for House leadership’s Obamacare salt lick for suckers

By Bill Wilson As originally published at Recent proposals coming from the House GOP leadership on how to address Obamacare reminded me of a sleazy — and illegal — trick that some unscrupulous hunters use. You see, deer love salt. They crave it so much that they will go to it even when their other senses are trying to […]

08.13.2013 in Featured, Politics by Bill Wilson 1

Defund Obamacare the only way

By Bill Wilson “If and when defunding has 60 votes in the Senate, we will absolutely deliver more than 218 votes in the House.” That was House Majority Leader Eric Cantor (R-Va.) in an Aug. 9 interview with the National Review, essentially telling the nation that there will never be the votes in the U.S. Senate to support a continuing […]

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