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Jon Cassidy is the contributing editor at The American Spectator and a correspondent for The Texas Monitor.
by | Jan 9, 2018

Racketeering is a multifarious concept, but when the word was coined in 1927 by the Employers Association of Chicago, it…

by | Jan 5, 2018

We’ve all had a few laughs at the Oregonians who are freaking out about the possibility of having to pump…

by | Dec 13, 2017

Is Sen. Elizabeth Warren running against President Trump as the Democrats’ version of Trump? The only other explanation for a…

by | Dec 6, 2017

The best rackets are legitimate. A century ago, the people accepted flagrant public corruption. Dim cynicism the popular spirit, it’s…

by | Nov 29, 2017

There’s one question you should be asking in the misnamed net neutrality debate: How will any of this affect me?…

by | Nov 27, 2017

A single bizarre play Saturday during the Auburn-Alabama game that could have upended the college football championship picture is also…

by | Nov 21, 2017

“They cannot represent themselves. They must be represented.” — Marx A year ago, it was Donald Trump refusing to say…

by | Nov 17, 2017

An official who’s been in charge of a Democrat-created federal office for blame, scapegoating, and extortion announced Wednesday that he’d…

by | Nov 14, 2017

Let’s tax college. It’s a basic rule of economics that if you want less of something, you ought to tax…

by | Nov 9, 2017

Years ago, I was crossing the border from Paraguay into Argentina when I got hauled off a bus by federal…

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