Category: Editorials

Joe Boyles: Guest Columnist I watched some of last week’s inauguration events.  There was this concert at the Lincoln Memorial and they trotted out Lee Greenwood to sing his iconic song, “God Bless the USA.”  As you might imagine, that really enthused the crowd.  That music is more than thirty years old and still gives…

Conservative Corner: On to the future!

Nelson A. Pryor: Guest Columnist In 2017, Republicans will control all branches of the federal government, not to mention the governor’s office and both houses of the legislature in 25 states. The Democrats have comparable control of just six states, all of them, save California, small. The head wind The Republicans, meaning conservatives, faced down…

Joe Boyles: Guest Columnist Editor’s Note: “Stray vectors” is the author’s byline for random thoughts and rhetorical questions on the current scene. A recent study shows that government workers outnumber those in manufacturing by nearly 10 million.  The net effect is that we are making less stuff that people actually use and more regulations instead. …