Romney’s Bain Experience is a Plus

Scott S. Powell, a senior fellow of Discovery Institute, has an article in today's Investors Business Daily urging Mitt Romney to be more assertive about the value of his Bain experience. Read More ›

Scott Powell on the Looming Financial Crisis

Without serious fiscal reform that checks out-of-control government spending and encourages private-sector growth, Powell foresees another financial crisis--one that would be considerably more disastrous than that of 2008. Read More ›

The Scariest Federal Agency You’ve Never Heard Of

The CFPB is the progeny of the Dodd-Frank Act, which was supposed to fix the problems that led to the 2008 financial crisis. For some reason, however, the CFPB has been given unprecedented control over financial institutions that didn't have a darn thing to do with the crisis. Read More ›

Scott Powell: Debt now funds gov’s core duties

Scott Powell points out that the defense budget, plus general government operations--including police, prisons and courts, transportation, agriculture and basic research--are already being funded by debt-financed deficit spending." Read More ›