Rep. Paul Ryan

Rep. Paul Ryan, the Republican candidate for vice president, is a Congressman from Wisconsin and the chairman of the House of Representatives Budget Committee.

Who Built America?

 

PRESIDENT OBAMA recently made a stunning remark about business owners in America’s free enterprise economy. After dismissing the hard work and ingenuity of successful individuals, the president said, “If you’ve got a business, you didn’t build that. Somebody else made that happen.” Who? Ultimately, the government. Yet this was only the latest version of the […]

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Who Built America?

 

President Obama recently made a stunning remark about business owners in America’s free enterprise economy. After dismissing the hard work and ingenuity of successful individuals, the president said, “If you’ve got a business, you didn’t build that. Somebody else made that happen.” Who? Ultimately, the government. Yet this was only the latest version of the […]

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After Roanoke

 

President Obama recently made a stunning remark about owners and workers under free enterprise. He said, “If you’ve got a business, you didn’t build that. Somebody else made that happen.” Who? Ultimately, the government. Free enterprise empowers entrepreneurs who have ideas and imagination, investors who take risks, and workers who hone their skills and offer […]

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Empowering Individuals or Bureaucrats?

 

ALSO IN CHOICE SYMPOSIUM James Piereson A Time for Choosing Stephen Moore & Peter Ferrara The Road From Serfdom David N. Bass The Millennial Perspective In March, as the Supreme Court considered the constitutionality of President Obama’s partisan health care law, the American people saw an event that could mark the end of bureaucrat-controlled health […]

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Health Care Reform and the American Character

 

While it’s important to analyze the relative financial costs and benefits of health care proposals which Congress is considering, our greatest challenge cannot be limited to the economics of the issue. Our transcending concerns are moral and political. The American character itself and the principles of free market democracy which protect and preserve it may […]

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