Obama's Slow Growth Policies Have Stacked the Deck Against American Workers

This column by ACRU General Counsel Peter Ferrara was published December 26, 2013 on Forbes.com.President Obama told us in his December 4 economic coming out speech on inequality, which the Huffington Post called the most important speech of his Presidency, "But we know that people's frustrations run deeper than these most recent political battles. Their frustration is rooted in their own daily battles - to make ends meet, to pay for college, buy a home, save for retirement. It's rooted in the nagging sense that no matter how hard they work, the deck is stacked against them. And it is rooted in the fear that their kids [...]

2014-01-07T11:29:17-05:00Categories: OPED|Tags: , , , |

Lies, Lies and More Presidential Lies

This column by ACRU Senior Fellow Robert Knight was published January 5, 2014 on The Washington Times website.One bad thing about our media-mad age is that it's difficult to keep up with all the lies we're being told by our government. The good news is that falsehoods don't have the legs they once had.Remember when Director of National Intelligence James R. Clapper was asked by Sen. Ron Wyden, Oregon Democrat, during a hearing on March 12, 2013, "Does the NSA collect any type of data at all on millions or hundreds of millions of Americans?" Mr. Clapper answered, "No sir not wittingly."After Edward Snowden spilled the National [...]

2014-01-06T10:38:09-05:00Categories: OPED|Tags: , , , |