David Hogberg

Articles by David Hogberg (Page 3)

  • Never mind the bollocks, here’s The Donald

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    Is Sid Vicious spinning in his grave? The former lead singer of the Sex Pistols, Johnny Rotten (née Lydon) supports Donald Trump and Brexit. During an interview on “Good…
  • RINOcare: Can’t anybody here play this game?

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    I couldn’t agree more with my one-time colleague Andrew Malcolm: It’s worse than embarrassing. After seven long years of Obamacare opposition, Republicans couldn’t agree on what to repeal and…
  • RINOcare: it still sucks

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    Speaker Paul Ryan’s proposed “American Health Care Act” (a.k.a. RINOcare) got a bit of a makeover on Monday. Now the pig has rouge and eye shadow in addition to lipstick.
  • Do tax cuts pay for themselves?

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    Many Republicans still believe that tax cuts will unleash so much new economic activity that the tax revenue from that new activity will pretty much make up for any revenue foregone…
  • Paul Ryan’s Obamacare fix is no fix at all

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    There has been a running conversation over the last few days between David Catron of the American Spectator and me about House Speaker Paul Ryan’s proposed “American Health Care Act”…
  • Norma McCorvey, the Left’s tragic mascot

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    When Norma McCorvey, the plaintiff in the infamous 1973 Supreme Court case Roe v. Wade, died Feb. 18, this part of her obituary in the Washington Post stood out: Years…
  • Make corporate welfare great again?

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    If President Trump is serious about “draining the swamp,” then he can’t go soft on a government agency like the Export-Import Bank that benefits big business and their lobbyists and…
  • Joy Villa is a great American!

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    For the first time that I can recall, I’m sorry I eschew awards shows. Last night at the Grammys, singer-songwriter Joy Villa wore a red, white and blue dress…
  • How to lie about Betsy DeVos

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    It would be easy to say that the lies about Betsy DeVos were ineffective since she was confirmed, but the confirmation vote was too close for comfort. The lies had…
  • Will Mitch McConnell grow a pair?

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    When Senate Democrats confirmed yesterday that they will filibuster President Trump’s Supreme Court nominee, Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.) responded, “What I would expect from our Democratic friends is…
  • The Stupid Party is screwing up Obamacare repeal

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    While Obamacare collapses under its own weight congressional Republicans are preparing to save it and make it worse. Obamacare is causing premiums on the government-created exchanges to rise higher and…
  • Thomas Sowell retires

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    Most of you probably know that last week economist Thomas Sowell decided to hang up his syndicated column after 25 years. There have been many tributes…