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October 26, 2019 Oct. 26, 2019

Classic Annie's Mailbox

Dear Annie: My husband's half-brother is 59 and working as a custodian. "John" does not drink or smo... Read More

Boss Gives Top Sales Leads to Men Over Women Aug. 15, 2019

At Work

Q: I worked as a sales representative for a nationwide company for five years. About 40% of the sale... Read More

Passing Laws, Passing Taxes and Passing the Buck Aug. 08, 2019

Veronique de Rugy

What do the French digital services tax, the employers' share of payroll taxes and the corporate inc... Read More

Colorado's Paid Leave Proposal Ignores Trade-Offs Aug. 01, 2019

Veronique de Rugy

There are no valid free market arguments for a nationwide, one-size-fits-all federal plan to provide... Read More

One Party Is Pushing for Gender Pay Equity. The Other Doesn't Want to Discuss It. May. 24, 2019

Daily Editorials

Democratic presidential candidate Kamala Harris has come out with what might be the most aggressive ... Read More

The Immigrants We Need Most Apr. 23, 2019

Stephen Moore

Of all America's immigrant visa programs, arguably the most successful for the U.S. economy has been... Read More

Step It Up Feb. 21, 2019

Work Daze

Remember the old days? Remember when your boss tracked the amount of work you did? Not anymore. Now... Read More

If Trump Really Wanted to Enforce Immigration, He'd Open the Government Jan. 08, 2019

Froma Harrop

We who follow immigration policy closely know that the wall is a dumb idea. Closing much of the gove... Read More

Immigration Policy Both Nasty and Ineffectual Jun. 05, 2018

Froma Harrop

President Trump's sound and fury on immigration has delivered close to nothing. Trump never lets up,... Read More

New Kid in Town May. 24, 2018

Work Daze

It's your first day at a new job. What do you think about? If it's you, you think about how long it ... Read More

Hello, I Hate You. May. 03, 2018

Work Daze

Has this ever happened to you? Your company makes a passel of new hires, some of whom are earmarked ... Read More

Will Trump's Order Help US Tech Workers or Not? Apr. 20, 2017

Froma Harrop

Let's describe the problem with an example. A few years ago, Southern California Edison employed 300... Read More

Democrats Need Straight Talk on Immigration Feb. 28, 2017

Froma Harrop

Donald Trump's roundup of undocumented immigrants is cruel and racist in its execution. His plan to ... Read More

No, Bill Clinton Did Not Call Obamacare 'Crazy' Oct. 27, 2016

Froma Harrop

Spurred by screaming headlines about "skyrocketing" premiums on some government insurance exchanges,... Read More

Keep the Labor Market Flexible to Maintain Productivity Jun. 02, 2016

Veronique de Rugy

One of the assets of the American economic model is a relatively flexible labor market, especially w... Read More

What if the Minimum Wage Increase Is a Fraud? Apr. 07, 2016

Judge Andrew P. Napolitano

What if the latest craze among the big-government crowd in both major political parties is to use th... Read More

Anticipating the Effects of Overtime, Over Time Mar. 17, 2016

Veronique de Rugy

Wouldn't it be nice if your boss were forced to pay you more because the government said so? Not if ... Read More

Obama's Job-Killing Diversity Police Feb. 03, 2016

Betsy McCaughey

If you're a white male looking for a job, it just got harder. Claiming women aren't getting paid eno... Read More

To Keep Good Workers, Some Employers Are Trapping Them Jun. 04, 2015

Froma Harrop

In olden days, the way you kept good workers was to pay them more. That's no longer the case in many... Read More

Lower Fares No Substitute for Higher Wages Mar. 05, 2015

Froma Harrop

The idea of helping low-income people by subsidizing their fares on public transportation sounds nob... Read More