Articles from Town hall columnists

Fundamental Differences In How Republicans and Democrats Are Dealing With the Coronavirus Crisis

<![CDATA[If you want to see the difference in how President Trump and the Democrats handle the coronavirus, you don’t have to look any further than Michigan Governor Gretchen Whitmer. She is the new Democratic star who recently gave her party’s response to Trump’s State of the Union address.]]>

Loosening Automotive Standards Will Drive Post-Pandemic Prosperity

<![CDATA[With soaring unemployment and millions of workers having to accept pay cuts, it’s hard enough for Americans to keep up with grocery bills and mortgage payments during COVID-19. But regular household expenses are just the tip of the iceberg for those who still must venture outside the house and drive every day to care for sick family members, make food deliveries, or drive health care workers to and from hospitals.

Will COVID-19 Kill the Constitution? Politicians and the Public Are Alarmingly Willing to Violate Civil Liberties in the Name of Fighting the Epidemic

The great American jurist St. George Tucker, writing at the beginning of the 19th century, called the right to armed self-defense “the true palladium of liberty” and “the first law of nature.”

We Shouldn’t Tolerate Providers Price Gouging During a Pandemic or Any Other Time

<![CDATA[Like millions of Americans I am sequestered at home. My routine varies occasionally when I venture out to buy food, medicine or to look for toilet paper and hand sanitizer. At times I’ve found all the meat gone, dry staples gone and invariably all the toilet paper gone. These items were picked over by previous shoppers hoarding items others also needed.]]>

President Trump Is The Most Pro-Woman President In History

<![CDATA[As this year’s Women’s History Month winds down, and given that it is the 100th Anniversary of the ratification of the 19th Amendment to the U.S. Constitution—the amendment that gave women the right to vote—it’s only appropriate that this year’s theme for the month is “Valiant Women of the Vote.” Let’s take a moment to reflect upon the choice women will have when voting this coming November. ]]>