4 tasks for the lame duck Congress

by Curtis Ellis -- Now that Halloween and the elections are behind us, Washington is primed for another frightening spectacle: the lame duck Congress. That's when zombie congressmen, blasted by voters last more…

The jobs pipeline

by Curtis Ellis -- This is the best economy we've seen in decades. Some 250,000 jobs were added just last month, beating everyone's expectations. Wages rose at the highest rate since the more…

Amazon cheats Americans, strengthens China

by Curtis Ellis -- President Trump has ended the policy of unilateral disarmament as China steals American trade secrets and dumps its products at below-market prices. He is levying tariffs on China's more…

Pay no attention to AARP's squeals of pain

by Curtis Ellis -- Washington operatives like to pose as selfless advocates defending the public against the greedy. Upon closer examination you find these virtuous self-proclaimed selfless tribunes of the people are more…

China's direct threat to America's territory

by Curtis Ellis -- America's national security is dependent on our economic strength. This is a precept of the Trump administration's National Security Strategy. America's economy is under attack from Chinese economic more…

Trump saves both farms and industries

by Curtis Ellis -- A funny thing happened on the way to the gas pump. Consumers want cheaper fuel and bought as much of it as they could without Washington telling them more…