Commentary

Jim Gray: End Crony Capitalism by Giving Small Businesses The Same Tax Benefits as Disney
Commentary Free Markets

Jim Gray: End Crony Capitalism by Giving Small Businesses The Same Tax Benefits as Disney

It is truly a rare occurrence for anyone in either the legislative or executive branches of government not to have favorite constituents to whom they give public money and other favors. Anaheim, California, gives great tax advantages to Disneyland. California Gov. Jerry Brown and officials from many other states and […]

Gary Johnson: It’s Un-American to Allow GOP and Democrats to Control Presidential Debates
Commentary Elections

Gary Johnson: It’s Un-American to Allow GOP and Democrats to Control Presidential Debates

It’s just wrong. Go to the websites of major polling organizations and look at their measurements of “party identification”. You’ll find something interesting: Sometimes the graphs will show two lines: one for Democrats and one for Republicans. But sometimes, they show three lines. Democrats, Republicans, and independents. A funny thing […]

Jim Gray: The Constitution Doesn’t Allows Congress to Preempt State Sports Gambling Laws
Commentary Law

Jim Gray: The Constitution Doesn’t Allows Congress to Preempt State Sports Gambling Laws

Should we regulate and control gambling, or should we continue with most of it being illegal? Today the federal Professional Amateur Sports Protection Act prohibits any states – except Oregon, Delaware, and Montana, for their sports lotteries, and Nevada for its licensed sports betting pools – from regulating or controlling gambling. Maybe […]