Opinion | Build Back Better vs. Small Business

We’ve been telling you about special political favors hidden throughout the Democratic spending bill—subsidies for the press corps, the trial

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Opinion | Seattle Defunds the Police Again

Some politicians are getting the message that crime doesn’t pay politically, with Oakland Mayor Libby Schaaf this week seeking to

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Opinion | An Honest Score for the Spending Bill

We’ve told you about the gimmicks Democrats are using to disguise the true cost of their tax and spending bill,

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Opinion | A Tax Break for Union Dues

Democrats have agonized for months over where to find money for their blowout tax and spending bill, so it’s worth

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Opinion | Piling on the Business Fines

Employers may have dodged one bullet when the Occupational Safety and Health Administration vaccine mandate was stayed by a federal

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Opinion | A Tax Cut for the Tarheel State

Democrats in Washington are ignoring the party’s November election defeats, but the impact has been more salutary in the states.

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Opinion | Will Joe Manchin Stand His Ground on Inflation?

Long before the Bureau of Labor Statistics reported inflation had hit a 30-year high, Sen. Joe Manchin (D., W.Va.) raised

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Opinion | America Will Be Number One—in Taxes

Americans like to be first—in Olympic gold medals, for example—but maybe not in this category: If the $4 trillion House

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Opinion | Louisiana’s Tax Reform Breakthrough

Even in this polarized era, tax reform can be bipartisan. See Louisiana, where voters on Saturday approved a constitutional amendment

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Opinion | Biden vs. California

Here’s another reason for Democratic moderates to oppose the $4 trillion spending bill: It will give progressives more leverage to

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