Op-eds

08/22/14
Violent Crime, Not Police Abuse, Is The Real Threat To Black Americans (The Daily Caller)

08/19/14
Studies show right-to-carry laws reduce crime (Indianapolis Star)

08/12/14
The facts about Dartmouth student Taylor Woolrich and her stalker (Fox News)

08/05/14
Why Legalizing Concealed Carry Is The Answer To Persistent Stalkers (The Daily Caller)

07/29/14
False claims may allow illegal immigrants to stay in the US (Fox News)

07/29/14
Armed doctor saved lives (Philadelphia Inquirer)

07/16/14
Chicago violence: The buck stops with you, Rahm Emanuel (Fox News)

07/07/14
Soccer may be 'in,' but it's not an injury-free sport (Philadelphia Inquirer)

07/05/14
Beware of Populist Economics (Barron's)

06/25/14
Mr. Obama, you can’t blame our economic troubles on weather (Fox News)

06/25/14
What the Supreme Court still doesn't understand about guns (Fox News)

06/20/14
What liberal media won't tell you: School shooting deaths down, not up, across America (Fox News)

06/16/14
Making up facts about guns (Fox News)

06/13/14
Killers seek gun-free zones for attacks (Philadelphia Inquirer)

06/03/14
Media feeding frenzy over open carry guns in restaurants much ado about nothing (Fox News)

05/29/14
Bloomberg’s Bogus Gun-Control Numbers (National Review Online)

05/28/14
Memo to gun-control advocates: Even Elliot Rodger believed guns would have deterred him (Fox News)

05/20/14
A Reply to The Atlantic on the Death Penalty (National Review Online)

05/13/14
Another Round in the Death-Penalty Debate (National Review Online)

05/08/14
The Shaky Case against the Death Penalty (National Review Online)

05/01/14
Media bias on gun free zones (Fox News)

04/17/14
What the press is missing in Bloomberg's anti-gun push (Fox News)

04/09/14
Let soldiers carry guns on bases (Chicago Tribune)

04/09/14
After Fort Hood: Should soldiers be allowed to bear arms on base? (Fox News)

04/03/14
Michael Bloomberg, Gun Control And Fabricated Numbers (Investor's Business Daily)

03/22/14
No more sitting ducks — we must arm our soldiers on their bases (Pittsburgh Tribune)

03/19/14
Surgeon General nomination forces Senate Democrats to hide gun views (Fox News)

03/13/14
The Police Should Carry Guns Off The Job To Protect Us (Investor's Business Daily)

03/03/14
Brady Law Has Done Little To Keep Guns Out Of Criminals' Hands (Investor's Business Daily)

02/27/14
Don't believe mainstream media mistruths about firearms research (Fox News)

02/24/14
Piers Morgan’s Revealing Rancor (National Review Online)

02/21/14
Opinion: Media cherry picks Missouri gun data to make misleading case for more control (Fox News)

02/17/14
Bloomberg's latest stats on school gun violence ignore reality (Fox News)

02/13/14
It may soon be easy to carry a permitted concealed handgun in California (Fox News)

02/07/14
ABC News reports on guns mislead Americans (Fox News)

01/31/14
The Cruelty of Gun-Free Zones (National Review Online)

01/25/14
Potential concealed weapon databases by Civitas Media won't make US safer (Fox News)

01/13/14
How the Courts Got Dumbed Down (Cato Unbound)

01/12/14
Some realities to consider before passing more gun-control bills (The Philadelphia Inquirer)

01/06/14
Why most Americans believe the US economy is poor (and they're right) (Fox News)

01/03/14
New York’s Fact-Free Gun Ruling (National Review Online)

12/13/13
1 year after Newtown, support for stricter gun control has disappeared (Fox News)

12/04/13
NFL hypocrisy -- Bloomberg anti-gun ads ok but ad about ‘protection’ is banned? (Fox News)

11/19/13
Harry Reid is set to go nuclear (The Washington Post)

11/15/13
Why insurance companies who follow the ObamaCare 'fix' could face legal troubles (Fox News)

11/05/13
New gun rules for Neighborhood Watch volunteers in Sanford, Fla. about race, politics not saving lives (Fox News)

11/01/13
Are you a racist if you own a gun? (Fox News)

10/31/13
No Such Thing as a Free Lunch (National Review Online)

10/28/13
Perspective: In defense of stand your ground laws (Politico)

10/17/13
The dumbing down of America's judges (Politico)

10/16/13
Obama, other Democrats all wrong about Republican obstruction of judicial nominees (Fox News)

09/11/13
Waking a Sleeping Giant in Colorado (National Review Online)

09/11/13
No, Obama’s judicial nominees don’t have unusually long confirmation times (The Daily Caller)

09/06/13
Jobs numbers reflect another bleak month for American workers (Fox News)

08/29/13
The truth about Obama's new executive orders targeting guns (Fox News)

08/24/13
Obama’s Racial Imbalance (National Review Online)

08/23/13
Speeches won't boost economy (The Philadelphia Inquirer)

08/09/13
Gun toting teachers' names must remain private (Fox News)

07/31/13
What liberal media won't tell you -- blacks benefit most from Stand Your Ground laws (Fox News)

07/20/13
Focus is on the wrong law (The Philadelphia Inquirer)

07/14/13
We never should have witnessed a Zimmerman trial (Fox News)

07/10/13
Trayvon Martin's testimony wouldn't have changed anything in Zimmerman trial (Fox News)

07/06/13
Celebrating quasi-freedoms (The Philadelphia Inquirer)

07/05/13
The Zimmerman trial is already over (Fox News)

07/05/13
Polls give a skewed picture of gun issues (The Columbus Dispatch)

07/04/13
Gabrielle Giffords and Mark Kelly are wrong about gun control (New Hampshire Union Leader)

06/10/13
The real hole in the border bill (New York Post)

05/31/13
Why gun control just got even more difficult (Fox News)

05/13/13
Children and Guns: The Fear and the Reality (National Review Online)

05/01/13
What Should We Do about Guns? (National Review Online)

04/18/13
Who is really lying in the gun debate? (Fox News)

04/17/13
The problems of gun checks (Philadelphia Inquirer)

04/09/13
Fact vs. fiction on background checks and the gun control debate (Fox News)

03/21/13
Media Play Up Faulty Study Suggesting Link Between Guns, Death Rates (Investor's Business Daily)

03/12/13
Can poor people be trusted with guns? (Fox News)

03/08/13
February's jobs report only looks good because our expectations are so low (Fox News)

02/28/13
The truth about assault weapons bans and background checks (Fox News)

02/25/13
Obama's Sequester Cuts Are A Mere 1% Of Budget (Investor's Business Daily)

02/22/13
Ted Cruz Sets the Record Straight on Guns (National Review Online)

02/22/13
Will Obama push us over the edge? (Fox News)

02/21/13
Misleading claims about what new proposals will do (Philadelphia Inquirer)

02/13/13
Obama’s spending failure (The Daily Caller)

02/13/13
Lott: Obama's Proposals Won't Reduce Gun Violence (Human Events)

01/24/13
The ‘40 Percent’ Myth (National Review Online)

01/18/13
Obama's Gun Proposals Ignore the Facts (US News)

01/17/13
The Facts About Assault Weapons and Crime (The Wall Street Journal)

01/16/13
More Guns = More Murders? A Myth. More Guns = Fewer Murders (Investor's Business Daily)

01/02/13
The facts about gun bans (Philadelphia Inquirer)

12/25/12
Opposing view: Guns in schools can save lives (USA Today)

12/06/12
Bob Costas can't shoot straight when it comes to guns (Fox News)

12/03/12
The truth about Costas, Belcher and guns (Fox News)

11/28/12
Could Powerball pay down America's debt? (Fox News)

11/05/12
The financial crisis can't explain the current slow recovery (Fox News)

11/02/12
Four years later, Obama's 'recovery' is still around the corner (Fox News)

10/05/12
What the 7.8 percent jobless number really means (Fox News)

10/03/12
Four ways Romney must hold Obama accountable for the economy (Fox News)

10/01/12
What the media isn't telling you about our economy (Fox News)

10/01/12
'Fast & Furious' report leaves Americans with crucial questions (Fox News)

09/10/12
Did Colorado shooter single out Cinemark theater because it banned guns? (Fox News)

09/07/12
Do the math, Mr. Obama, you've run out of excuses on jobs (Fox News)

09/12
How do Multiple Victim Public Shooters Decide Where to Attack? (ACJS Today)

08/13/12
President Obama, and the Myth About 4.5 Million New Jobs (Real Clear Markets)

08/01/12
What Mayor Bloomberg Doesn't Know About Police and Guns (The Wall Street Journal)

07/30/12
New gun laws will do nothing to stop mass shooting attacks (Fox News)

07/27/12
‘Military-Style Weapons’ (Fox News)

07/25/12
Concealed weapons save lives (New York Daily News)

07/18/12
UN gun control treaty will reveal gun laws Obama really supports (Fox News)

07/16/12
Austerity Works: It's Time to Give It a Try (Real Clear Markets)

07/16/12
Obama needs a history lesson on business and the US (Fox News)

07/09/12
The truth about Obama's tax cut extension plan (Fox News)

07/06/12
A disappointing jobs picture and no, we're not doing better than Europe (Fox News)

06/28/12
Holder contempt citation -- just remember that people died because of 'Fast and Furious' (Fox News)

06/24/12
A Nation too scared to quit (New York Post)

06/21/12
The Obama Debacle (National Review Online)

06/20/12
Fast and Furious -- Holder's day of reckoning has finally arrived (Fox News)

06/11/12
The private sector is not doing fine, Mr. Obama (Fox News)

06/05/12
Bloomberg’s Soda Ban (National Review)

05/16/12
What Zimmerman, Martin medical reports tell us and the media didn't (Fox News)

05/16/12
Obama and GM Cook the Books (National Review)

05/08/12
Media Matters, 'Stand Your Ground' and me (Fox News)

05/06/12
GM, a failed investment (Philadelphia Inquirer)

04/25/12
Stand Your Ground makes sense (New York Daily News)

04/13/12
Where’s the ‘Probable Cause’? (National Review)

04/12/12
Krugman's bad predictions (Fox News)

04/06/12
Team Obama and the phantom jobs that never were (Fox News)

04/05/12
Trayvon Martin, George Zimmerman and the media's misleading rhetoric on guns (National Review)

04/02/12
Obama’s stimulus delayed recovery (Politico)

03/28/12
Big Labor's Endorsement For Obama Is All About Repaying Favors (Investor's Business Daily)

03/28/12
It’s Not About Stand Your Ground (National Review)

03/27/12
Ask Canada -- gun registration won't make D.C. safer (Fox News)

03/23/12
Where did stimulus money really go? (Fox News)

03/16/12
If lead bullets are banned, it could compromise self-defense (Fox News)

03/13/12
Yes, government policies could help bring down the price of gas -- today (Fox News)

03/05/12
The right of the people to keep and bear Arms, shall not be infringed (Constituting America)

03/04/12
What's the truth about the unemployment numbers? (Fox News)

03/01/12
Obama's contraception deception (Fox News)

02/20/12
Death of a Long-Gun Registry (Fox News)

02/16/12
David Brock, Media Matters and gun control hypocrisy (Fox News)

02/03/12
The bad news behind the January jobs report (Fox News)

01/23/12
Lessons to be learned from Europe's debt downgrades (Fox News)

01/17/12
Should New York tourists have their lives destroyed because of concealed carry laws? (Fox News)

01/02/12
Obama Has Learned Nothing From the Mortgage Meltdown Mess (Fox News)

12/28/11
President Obama's Anti-Gun Agenda Shows No Sign of Stopping (Fox News)

12/09/11
Fast and Furious Scandal Cries Out for Answers (Fox News)

12/09/11
Fast and Furious Scandal Cries Out for Answers (Fox News)

12/02/11
What the New Unemployment Numbers Are Telling Us (Fox News)

11/15/11
What's Wrong With Making It Easier to Carry a Gun Across State Lines? (Fox News)

11/08/11
Blame Bush -- Is That Holder's Strategy to Get Out of the 'Fast and Furious' Mess? (Fox News)

11/02/11
Goolsbee’s Gaffes (The National Review)

10/27/11
Yes, the Economy Is Growing But Obama's Policies Are Not Helping (Fox News)

10/26/11
Is the Public Sector Hurting? (The National Review)

10/06/11
The China Currency Bill Will Make Americans Poorer, Not Richer (Fox News)

09/30/11
Media Silence Is Deafening About Important Gun News (Fox News)

09/20/11
Has Your Job Been 'Saved'? (Fox News)

09/19/11
Obama Gets the Numbers Wrong In His Tax Plan! (Fox News)

08/19/11
Liberals and the Texas Unemployment Miracle (Fox News)

08/12/11
What Passes for Debate Among the Left in Academia (Breitbart)

08/05/11
The S&P Downgrade Is a Wake Up Call for All Americans (Fox News)

08/05/11
Looks Like We're In a Recession, Not a 'Recovery' (Fox News)

08/02/11
The Debt Deal's Three Biggest Winners and Losers (Fox News)

07/27/11
Risk of a U.S. default has been exaggerated (The Philadelphia Inquirer)

07/21/11
Pelosi Is Right -- The Gang of Six Plan Is Not Ready for Prime Time (Fox News)

07/15/11
Seven Myths About the Looming Debt-Ceiling 'Disaster' (Fox News)

07/08/11
Canada’s cold proof (New York Post)

07/08/11
The Puzzle of 'Operation Fast and Furious' -- When Will Team Obama Come Clean About Failed Gun Program? (Fox News)

06/22/11
Greece Needs to Pay Off Debts While It Still Has a Chance (Fox News)

06/08/11
Even Bernanke Can't Deny That Obama's "Recovery" Is Bad (Fox News)

05/28/11
Who Has the Best Plans to Rescue America from the Budget Crisis? (Fox News)

05/19/11
Team Obama's Debt Limit Scare Tactics Are Getting Old -- Fast (Fox News)

05/09/11
Where Are the Jobs, Mr. President? The Jobless Obama Recovery Continues (Fox News)

05/04/11
In Defense of Greedy Oil Companies and Speculators (Fox News)

04/29/11
You Call This a Recovery? Obama Offers More Excuses Than Solutions (Fox News)

04/19/11
Don't Single Out Standard & Poor's for Being 'Political' Because the Agency Looked at Our Credit Rating (Fox News)

04/14/11
If Obama Had Kept His Campaign Promises, We Wouldn't Have a Deficit Today (Fox News)

04/05/11
Paul Ryan Is Right About the Budget -- Americans Cannot Afford Another Decade of Massive Government Spending (Fox News)

03/24/11
What's Really Behind Obama's New Push for Gun Control? (Fox News)

03/17/11
Why Unions Are Harmful to Workers (Fox News)

03/09/11
Should Bans Against Carrying Concealed Weapons Be Lifted On College Campuses? (Fox News)

03/07/11
The Truth About Obama, Democrats and Budget Cuts (Fox News)

03/03/11
Illinois Gun Info Plan Is Misguided and Dangerous (Fox News)

03/01/11
GAO Report and Government Waste -- Can You Spell O-U-T-R-A-G-E? (Fox News)

02/23/11
The Stimulus, Not Oil Prices, Is Hammering Consumers (Fox News)

02/07/11
Why Can't Obama Do the Math On Jobs? (Fox News)

02/04/11
Another Mistake in The New York Times (Fox News)

02/02/11
Mayor Bloomberg's Arizona Gun Show P.R. Stunt (Fox News)

02/01/11
My Scary Encounter With Chicago's Mayor Richard Daley (Fox News)

01/21/11
After Tucson, a New Focus on Guns (The New York Times)

01/21/11
Most Americans Don't Want the Health Care Law That Was Passed and Efforts to Repeal It Must Continue (Fox News)

01/20/11
Opinion: Gun Control Emotions vs. Gun Control Facts (The New York Times)

01/14/11
The Arizona Shootings, Gun Violence Research and the Facts vs. The New York Times (Fox News)

01/14/11
The Case for Arming Yourself (The New York Times)

01/13/11
Rounding Up the Guns (National Review Online)

01/11/11
Gun Control Debate: Political Opportunists Swarm In (AOL News)

01/06/11
Obama Officials Play Chicken Little With the Debt Ceiling (Fox News)

01/05/11
The Truth About Fox News Viewers (Fox News)

12/29/10
Economy Still On Life Support -- And Americans Know It (Fox News)

12/29/10
Rationing Revealed at the Heart of Obamacare (Fox News)

12/15/10
Class Warfare May Make Good Politics But Is It Fair to the American Taxpayer? (Fox News)

12/13/10
A 'Recovery' Like No Other (Fox News)

12/09/10
The Democrats Flip-Flop On Tax Cuts (Fox News)

12/07/10
Does President Obama Understand Economics? (Fox News)

12/03/10
Why the Jobless Numbers Went Up -- Not Down (Fox News)

12/02/10
Assault Weapons and the Truth (National Review)

12/01/10
Who Knew? Cutting Government Spending IS Actually Possible (Fox News)

11/30/10
Why Does the Media Love to Pick On Palin? (Fox News)

11/26/10
Playing Chicken With China (Fox News)

11/18/10
GM's Bailout Is a Financial Disaster (Fox News)

11/16/10
We Don't Need More Inflation, We Need to Put An End to Obama's Job Killing Policies (Fox News)

11/05/10
Promises, Promises: Will Obama, GOP Keep Theirs? (Fox News)

10/31/10
If Republicans Win on Tuesday, Stocks Will Go Up (Fox News)

10/29/10
Democrats Embarrassed by Campaign Tricks (The National Review)

10/18/10
Medical Journal Bias on Guns (The National Review)

10/12/10
The Worst Recovery on Record (Fox News)

10/07/10
Despite White House Spin, Obama Believes Government Should Run Our Economy (Fox News)

9/27/10
Guns and the Drop in the Violent Crime Rate (The National Review)

9/27/10
Would Unemployment Really Have Been Worse Without the Stimulus? (Fox News)

9/20/10
The Recession May Be Over -- But the 'Recovery' Is Very Weak (Fox News)

9/13/10
Austan Goolsbee -- Spinning Like a Top (Fox News)

9/08/10
Another Proposal From Obama to Throw Your Money Down the Drain (Fox News)

9/03/10
Obama Is Repeating the Mistakes of the 1937 Economic Collapse (Fox News)

9/02/10
President Obama, You're Not Fooling All of Us On Immigration (Fox News)

8/27/10
You Call This a 'Recovery'? (Fox News)

8/24/10
More Bad Economic News, Yet Here Comes ANOTHER Wall Street Bailout (Fox News)

8/19/10
Believe It or Not, the U.S. Is In Worse Financial Shape Than Greece (Fox News)

8/10/10
Democrats Play Favorites On Jobs (Fox News)

8/7/10
Trash Drudge, Bash Rush and Get a Career Boost? (Fox News)

8/6/10
Where Are the Jobs, Mr. President? (Fox News)

8/4/10
Show Me State Sends a Message On Obama’s Health Care Law (Fox News)

8/2/10
Whom Do You Trust More — Fox News or the New York Times? Democrats Say Fox! (Fox News)

7/29/10
Verdict’s In: Arizona Judge Lacks Good Reason (Fox News)

7/20/10
Our Unemployment Insurance Addiction (Fox News)

7/15/10
Obama's Financial 'Reform' Doesn't Fix Anything (Fox News)

7/14/10
What Al Franken's Election Tells Us (Fox News)

7/12/10
Let's Face It, Chicago's Mayor Richard Daley Wants to Ban Guns, All Guns (Fox News)

7/12/10
Guess What, Felons Favor Democrats (Fox News)

7/07/10
New York Times Swallows Brady Campaign’s Anti-Gun Rhetoric Whole (Big Journalism)

6/30/10
A Vote for Kagan Is a Vote to Take Away Your Guns (Fox News)

6/28/10
Court's Gun Decision An Important Win for Americans Who Want to Defend Themselves (Fox News)

6/24/10
In Debate Over Gun-Carry Laws, Critics Are Quick to Shoot Down the Facts (Fox News)

6/10/10
Think Tough Gun Laws Keep Europeans Safe? Think Again... (Fox News)

6/08/10
How Obama Reduced Crime Rates Last Year (Big Government)

6/02/10
Guns and Crime in Chicago (National Review Online and NPR)

6/02/10
Illegal Alien Legal Challenge (Fox News)

5/25/10
Jamaica's Bloody Lesson On Guns (Fox News)

5/22/10
Mexico's Calderon Knows Nothing About America's Gun Laws (Fox News)

5/19/10
Mr. Obama, Please Read Arizona's Immigration Law (Fox News)

5/13/10
Guess What, America, You're Bailing Out Banks All Over the World! (Fox News)

5/7/10
Greece Offers a Frightening Glimpse of the Future (Fox News)

5/6/10
Creepy Claims Made By Dems About Arizona Immigration Law Are False (Fox News)

4/28/10
Why Our Unemployment Rate Is So Much Higher Than Others (Fox News)

4/26/10
Fears of Arizona's Immigration Law Are Bogus (Fox News)

4/22/10
Obama's Plan -- A Regulatory Mess (Fox News)

4/19/10
Time for the Government to Start Playing Fair (Fox News)

4/17/10
Poland's Economic Architect Will Be Missed (Fox News)

4/16/10
The Real Reason for Our High Unemployment Numbers (Fox News)

4/8/10
Our Bloated Goverment Is Already Much, Much Bigger Than You Think (Fox News)

4/2/10
Unemployment Numbers Are a Mixed Bag (Fox News)

3/30/10
A Gun Ban By Any Other Name... (Fox News)

3/29/10
Obama's Health Care Bill Is Not What He Promised (Fox News)

3/24/10
The Democrats' Hypocrisy Is Staggering (Fox News)

3/19/10
Demonizing the Insurance Industry Is Not the Answer (Fox News)

3/18/10
The CBO's Sleight of Hand On Health Care (Fox News)

3/10/10
The Truth About Unemployment (Fox News)

3/2/10
What Do the Supremes Think of Chicago's Gun Ban? (Fox News)

3/1/10
What Gore Missed When He Broke His Silence (Fox News)

3/1/10
Will the Supreme Court Recognize the Truth About Chicago's Handgun Ban? (Fox News)

2/22/10
Why We Shouldn't Fear an End to the Ban on Guns In National Parks (Fox News)

2/19/10
Fact Checking Team Obama's Stimulus Claims (Fox News)

2/10/10
The Next Climate-gate? (Fox News)

2/5/10
The Real Story Behind Our Unemployment Numbers (Fox News)

1/27/10
What Obama's Not Going to Tell You About Jobs (Fox News)

1/22/10
Bernanke Doesn't Deserve a Second Term (Fox News)

1/22/10
The Supreme Court Protected Us On Thursday (Fox News)

1/8/10
Unemployment: The Dirty Little Secret Everyone's Ignoring (Fox News)

12/14/09
Passing the Proposed Drug Amendment Could Be Harmful to Your Health (Fox News)

12/8/09
Surprise, Surprise, Many Scientists Disagree On Global Warming (Fox News)

12/4/09
What Are Global Warming Supporters Trying to Hide? (Fox News)

12/3/09
Jobs 'Created' -- The White House's Dirty Little Secret (Fox News)

12/1/09
Think 'Climate-Gate' Is Nonevent? Think Again (Fox News)

11/30/09
Climate Change E-Mails Cry Out for a National Conversation (Fox News)

11/24/09
Why You Should Be Hot and Bothered About 'Climate-gate' (Fox News)

11/10/09
Time to Put An End to Army Bases as Gun-Free Zones (Fox News)

11/10/09
Blame Obama for Sky-High Unemployment (Fox News)

10/22/09
Why Is Unemployment Rising Faster In the U.S. Than Other Countries (Fox News)

10/12/09
Baucus Bill Encourages Americans to DROP Insurance Coverage (Fox News)

10/5/09
Comparing American Health Care to Other Countries (Fox News)

9/23/09
LOTT'S NUMBERS: The Truth About Obama's Health Care Plan, Part 2 (Fox News)

9/16/09
Lott's Numbers: Obama's Top 2 Most Outrageous Health Care Myths (Fox News)

9/15/09
Democrats -- Who Do You Trust? (Fox News)

9/15/09
Will Obama Take 'Responsibility' For the Baucus Bill? (Fox News)

9/11/09
Supreme Court Must Throw Out Campaign Finance Laws (Fox News)

9/4/09
White House Puts Parents In an Awkward Position (Fox News)

8/25/09
The Trouble With Trillions (Fox News)

8/20/09
The Media Gets It Wrong, Again, On Guns (Fox News)

8/17/09
Why Are Democrats Pretending They're Fighting Giant Insurance Companies? (Fox News)

8/07/09
Guess What? Unemployment's Really at 16.3 Percent (Fox News)

08/07/09
Obama's Misinformation Campaign On Health Care (Fox News)

8/03/09
Cash for Clunkers Falls Flat (Fox News)

7/30/09
Opposition to Citizens Crossing State Lines with Concealed Guns Lacks Factual Basis (Jurist)

7/27/09
No Apology for Sergeant Crowley? (Fox News)

7/21/09
Fears of Interstate Handgun Laws Soon Forgotten? (Fox News)

7/19/09
ANALYSIS: States Hit Hardest by Recession Get Least Stimulus Money (Fox News)

7/16/09
Did Sotomayor Lie to Senators? (Fox News)

6/29/09
Stimulus Spending Is Making Things Worse Not Better (Fox News)

6/29/09
Serious Questions About Sotomayor and Race: With today's Supreme Court ruling there are even more questions about Sonia Sotomayor's judgment on race (Fox News)

6/24/09
As Obama Pushes National Health Care, Most Americans Already Happy With Coverage (Fox News)

06/18/09
Obama Care Will Save Money? Don't Believe a Word of It... (Fox News)

6/02/09
Is the Stimulus Working? (Fox News)

5/22/09
Guns in Parks: Safe, Scary or a Sideshow? (New York Times)

05/09/09
Thugs In the White House (Fox News)

04/27/09
Uh Oh...Team Obama Claims Americans Use TOO MUCH Health Care (Fox News)

04/15/09
ABC’s Shameful ‘20/20′ Experiment (Fox News)

04/10/09
Obama's Education Policy Gets an 'F' (Fox News)

04/03/09
Gun-Free Zones Are a Magnet for Attacks Like the Tragedy In Binghamton (Fox News)

3/31/09
Obama’s Driving the Car Now (Fox News)

3/16/09
Obama's Fearmongering Has Damaged The Economy (Fox News)

3/12/09
What Not To Learn From Europe: More Gun Control (Fox News)

3/7/09
Obama’s Crutch — Why Is He So Afraid of Speaking Without a Teleprompter? (Fox News)

2/26/09
New Assault Weapons Ban Will Not Reduce Crime In This Country (Fox News)

2/23/09
If We Nationalize Our Banks They Will Become Political Institutions (Fox News)

2/20/09
Obama’s Car Cash Plan (Fox News)

2/16/09
Government Spending: Is It Worth $62,000 to You? (Fox News)

2/9/09
Obama and the Economy: When, If Ever, Was He Telling Us the Truth? (Fox News)

2/3/09
Obama's Stimulus Package Will Increase Unemployment? (Fox News)

2/3/09
A wish list that shifts $$ around: Stimulus package lacks economic logic: How does it create jobs or spending? (Philadelphia Inquirer)

2/2/09
Obama’s Senate Games (Fox News)

1/26/09
Democrats' Economic Plan: Blame The Republicans for Everything (Fox News)

1/19/09
Whose Money Is It, Anyway? (Fox News)

1/12/09
Obama and the Second Amendment (Fox News))

12/26/08
Donor Disclosure Has Its Downsides: Supporters of California's Prop. 8 have faced a backlash (Wall Street Journal)

12/22/08
Ballot Madness: Tipping the Scales in Minnesota's Senate Recount (Fox News)

12/15/08
The Auto Bailout: Too Risky an Investment (Fox News)

12/8/08
Increasing Unemployment Benefits Yields Higher Unemployment (Fox News)

12/3/08
The Long Winding Road of the Minnesota Senate Recount (Fox News)

12/2/08
The Life-and-Death Cost of Gun Control (Fox News)

12/1/08
The Money Has to Come From Somewhere (Fox News)

11/24/08
Obama Misses the (Extra) Point (Fox News)

11/23/08
Counterpoint: The Recount, My numbers do, indeed, add up (Minneapolis Star Tribune)

11/19/08
Statistics Don't Lie, Even in Minnesota (Fox News)

11/17/08
The Democrats' Recession (Fox News)

11/13/08
FRANKEN 'FIXES' STALK SENATE RACE (New York Post)

11/10/08
Minnesota Ripe for Election Fraud (Fox News)

11/4/08
WORKERS, BE WARY (New York Post)

11/3/08
Obama a Uniter? Actions Speak Louder Than Words (Fox News)

10/27/08
The Barack Obama We Hardly Know (Fox News)

10/20/08
How Felons Who Vote Can Tip an Election (Fox News)

10/14/08
Taking aim at Obama's stance on gun control: The candidate says he supports the right to bear arms. The record says otherwise. (Philly News)

10/14/08
Subsidize Unemployment, Get More Of It (Investor's Business Daily)

10/13/08
Barack Obama's Pattern of False Statements on Bill Ayers (Fox News)

10/6/08
Did Biden Get It Wrong? You Betcha (Fox News)

10/2/08
Economists Raise Concerns About Bailout Plan (Fox News)

9/29/08
More Benefits, More Unemployment (Fox News)

9/24/08
Analysis: Fact-Checkers Fall Short in Criticizing NRA's Anti-Obama Ads (Fox News)

9/22/08
Plausible deniability? (Fox News)

9/19/08
McCain a Bush clone? These numbers dispute that (Philadelphia Inquirer)

9/18/08
Analysis: Reckless Mortgages Brought Financial Market to Its Knees (Fox News)

9/16/08
Media One-Sided in Covering Palin (Fox News)

9/15/08
In Defense of Price Gougers (Fox News)

9/11/08
Unions Bargain At Table With Governor Whose Re-election They're Helping Fund (Investor's Business Daily)

9/8/08
In Judging Obama, Question His Judgment (Fox News)

9/2/08
Bad Impression: Did the Media Take Swipes at Sarah Palin? (Fox News)

8/29/08
Obama's gun ban rhetoric: For it before being against it, now no longer for it (Washington Times)

8/23/08
Obama's Running Mate Biden Has Rare Political Trait: Decency (Fox News)

8/18/08
Obama's Tax Proposals Make a Complex System Worse (Fox News)

8/11/08
Obama's Call to Check Tire Pressure Falls Flat (Fox News)

8/04/08
Where There's Smoke, There's Government Intrusion (Fox News)

7/28/08
Why Give Taxpayers' Money to Freddie Mac and Fannie Mae's Shareholders? (Fox News)

7/24/08
Obama's Shifting Positions Leave Questions Unanswered On Guns.. (Investor's Business Daily)

7/21/08
Obama Comes Up Short in Approach to Poverty (Fox News)

7/14/08
Gun Debate Is Hardly Over (Fox News)

7/7/08
The Myth About Abortion and Crime (Fox News)

6/30/08
Reaction to D.C. Gun Ban Decision (Fox News)

6/25/08
Handgun bans don't cut crime (National Post)

6/23/08
Why Flip-Flopping Matters (Fox News)

6/17/08
No Profits, No Oil (Fox News)

6/16/08
ANALYSIS: Is It Really a '$3 Trillion War'? (Fox News)

6/10/08
The Big Picture Behind Abortion (Fox News)

6/3/08
Looking at Fluorescent Bulbs in Different Light (Fox News)

5/26/08
Is There Really a Bias Against Women in Politics? History Suggests Otherwise (Fox News)

5/25/08
There's no evidence that banning guns cuts crime (Philadelphia Inquirer)

5/19/08
Secret Ballots May End in Union Elections If Obama Becomes President (Fox News)

5/12/08
High Gas Prices Are Not Something New (Defending Oil Speculators) (Fox News)

5/5/08
Real Economic Truth (Fox News)

4/28/08
Ethanol Mandates Cause Rising Food Prices (Fox News)

4/21/08
Gun-Free Zones Are Not Safe (Fox News)

4/16/08
McCain in the Middle? (Fox News)

4/14/08
Obama Bitter About Free Markets (Fox News)

4/9/08
Abortion Rate Among Black Women Far Exceeds Rate for Other Groups (Fox News)

4/7/08
Obama and Guns: Two Different Views (Fox News)

3/31/08
The 'Recession' Is a Media Myth (Fox News)

3/24/08
Blacks Have a Choice to Be, or Not Be a 'Victim' (Fox News)

3/19/08
Gun locks targeted in DC gun ban oral arguments (Jurist: Legal News & Research)

3/18/08
Going Up for Second: Gun rights@SCOTUS (National Review Online)

3/17/08
Financial Markets Are in a Mess (Fox News)

3/11/08
D.C. Gun Ban Proponents Ignore the Facts (Fox News)

3/05/08
Campaign-Finance Breakdown (Wall Street Journal)

3/03/08
No Global Warming Crisis (Fox News)

2/25/08
Columbine To Va. Tech To NIU: Gun-Free Zones Or Killing Fields? (Investors Business Daily)

1/28/08
'Stimulus' Package Won't Jolt Economy (Fox News)

1/14/08
Bad Brief: The Bush DOJ shoots at the Second Amedment (National Review Online)

1/7/08
BLOOMY'S BILLIONS: 'REFORMS' BOOST HIS '08 EDGE (New York Post)

12/27/07
The High Cost of Higher MPG restrictions (Human Events)

12/06/07
Media Coverage of Mall Shooting Fails to Reveal Mall's Gun-Free-Zone Status (Fox News)

11/27/07
Does the Fear of Jail Actually Prevent Crime? (Fox News)

11/27/07
Women's suffrage over time: The Gender Gap Isn't What Most Think (Washington Times)

11/13/07
A 'Tip' for Hillary: Admit Your Mistakes (Fox News)

11/2/07
DEATH PENALTY'S DEADLY VACATION (New York Post)

10/19/07
Get Your Hunt On: It’s good for the animals (National Review Online)

10/19/07
Teachers Packing Heat? (TCS Daily)

10/10/07
Guns Don't Kill Kids, Irresponsible Adults With Guns Do (Fox News)

9/26/07
Giuliani Bobs and Weaves on Gun Control Record (Fox News)

9/17/07
UNFAIR PRESS POWER (New York Post)

9/13/07
D.C. Handgun Ban (Fox News)

9/07/07
FALLING BRIDGES: THE NATION DOESN'T FACE A CRISIS (New York Post)

9/07/07
D.C.'s flawed reasoning (Washington Times)

8/31/07
The Endangered Species Act Out of Control (Fox News)

8/28/07
More Guns, Not Less, Would Prevent Shooting Massacres (Fox News)

8/20/07
Does Government Weather Forecasting Endanger Lives? (Fox News)

8/10/07
Should a Web Site Post Best Ideas for Successful Terrorist Plots? (Fox News)

8/02/07
Are salmon really endangered?. (Statesman Journal, Salem, Oregon)

7/27/07
Life, Liberty . . . And the protection of property. (National Review Online)

7/26/07
Driving the Lemon Myth Off the Lot (Fox News)

7/17/07
Guns don't kill people, Phila. does (Philadelphia Inquirer)

7/17/07
Property-rights dispute (Washington Times)

7/02/07
Immigration Debate May Be Dead, but Flaws in Legislation Remain (FoxNews.com)

6/25/07
Pumping Out Bad Policies (TCSDaily.com)

6/20/07
Death as Deterrent(FoxNews.com)

6/19/07
It's Not Enough to Be 'Wanted': Illegitimacy has risen despite--indeed, because of--legal abortion (OpinionJournal.com)

5/29/07
Moore's Myths (Sicko) (FoxNews.com)

5/20/07
Billion-Dollar Bloomberg Run for White House Exposes Flaws in Campaign Finance Laws (FoxNews.com)

5/11/07
Conceal-carry was factor in stopping attack (Columbus Dispatch)

4/24/07
Debating Gun Control Laws (Washington Post Live Discussions)

4/23/07
Bans don't deter killers: Look what happened at Columbine and Virginia Tech, both ‘gun-free zones’. (USA Today)

4/19/07
Gun laws disarm the vulnerable, not killers (The Australian)

4/09/07
Flawed Laws Help Stalkers Victimize Women

3/25/07
The Crime-Statistics Con Job

3/22/07
Law and Order and Guns: Rudy has some funny views on guns; he’d better beware if Thompson enters the race.

3/12/07
Rearming: The D.C. gun ban gets overruled

3/11/07
Review of Clayton Cramer’s terrific new book, "Armed America"

2/07/07
'Concealing the Facts' (Correcting the New York TImes)

1/28/07
Gun scruples (Gun Show Regulations)

1/28/07
Reviewing CONFIRMATION WARS: PRESERVING INDEPENDENT COURTS IN ANGRY TIMES BY BENJAMIN WITTES

11/07/06
Electric Politics: Democrats are spreading fear over new computerized voting machines.

10/26/06
Special treatment for Air America

9/26/06
Hiring more police is the real answer

9/16/06
Data in Marjorie Cortez's gun piece disputed

9/14/06
NY GUN LAWS & THE GRANNY

8/08/06
Guns and Children, letter in NY Times

8/03/06
Stealing Garbage: Why would Republicans want to co-opt Democrats’ bad ideas?

7/27/06
Firearms sales and red tape (Washington Times)

7/26/06
A Fair Shot: New legislation aims to ease the unfair burden on gun-store operators.

7/06/06
A false safety

7/06/06
Look South: Americans could learn from Mexican elections

6/26/06
No Safety Lock: The U.N. shouldn’t be so sure gun-control works.

5/17/06
Friendly Fire: If McCain’s going to claim he’s a conservative on guns, then he’s got some explaining to do.

3/21/06
Defenseless Decision: Why were guns taken from law-abiding citizens in New Orleans?

3/01/06
Don't Mess With Texas

2/25/06
Liberal Road Rage

2/16/06
The criminal constituency

2/16/06
DON'T BLAME HUNTERS

1/27/06
Uncertain effects (Letters to the Editor on Assault Weapons Ban)

1/25/06
Pulling Rank (discusses Senate Republicans referencing ABA judicial rankings)

1/9/06
Gun Control Lessons for Bloomberg

1/1/06
A Girl's Guide to Guns (Book Review)

12/19/05
Silver's 'Controls' Don't Work

11/29/05
Biden's risky business

11/23/05
Crime increased after handguns outlawed (Letter)

11/20/05
DOES REGRESSION WORK? (Book Review)

11/9/05
Now We're Getting Somewhere: A silver lining in a gun ban

11/8/05
Power to the People: The Brazilian public has spoken, and they want their guns

11/3/05
Alito Will Be Hard to Portray as an Extremist

10/28/05
Don't blame American guns

10/28/05
Hype and Reality

10/20/05
Suiting Down: Congress guns for fairness?

10/22/05
Why Judges Aren't Smarter: The less sterling a candidate's record, the more likely Congress is to confirm.

9/23/05
A PHOTO-FIX FOR VOTING

9/13/05
Supreme Rhetoric: Remember the past when watching the hearings

8/31/05
A look at the positive side of price-gouging and greed

8/30/05
Roberts Can Expect Difficult Confirmation Process

8/23/05
Stop endangering employees

8/19/05
Canada Blames Us: Gun-control folly here, up north, across the pond...

8/16/05
An Organization Pregnant with Contradictions

8/3/05
Abortion 'Bans' aren't absolute

7/20/05
City�s assault-weapons ban ineffective and unneeded

7/19/05
Unserious Suggestions: Silly Democratic consultations

6/28/05
The Big Lie of the Assault Weapons Ban: The death of the law hasn't brought a rise in crime -- just the opposite.

6/3/05
GUN BANNERS WHO CAN'T SHOOT STRAIGHT

5/19/05
A bias against the best and brightest

5/12/05
Bogus discrimination claims

4/26/05
Time to Level Playing Field for Gun Makers

4/21/05
Abortion Legalization and the Crime Rate

4/11/05
Watch-list 'justice'

3/29/05
Right-to-carry law is the way to go

3/28/05
Affirmative Action Has Mixed Results for Cops

3/25/05
60 Minutes, Terrorists and Guns

3/23/05
Disarming Facts: The road to bad laws is paved with good intentions.

3/22/05
If Gun Background Checks Don't Work, Will 'Watch Lists' Be Any More Effective?

3/17/05
High on Hype: Congress �takes on� steroids

3/2/05
Good Samaritan Gun Use

3/1/05
The Felon Vote

2/28/05
Social Security Reform Won't Boost U.S. Debt

2/7/05
Eliminating Sentencing Guidelines Would Make Penalties More Equal

2/4/05
Ballistic Fingerprinting�s a Dud: Another failed gun-control strategy

1/14/05
Terrorism as an Excuse: Another CBS campaign

12/28/04
Shooting Blanks

12/7/04
What's Wrong with Players on Steroids?

11/16/04
Breaking the Siege in the Judge War

10/08/04
Queasy About The Economy?: May Be Headlines You Read

10/06/04
Gunning for Cheney

10/06/04
Partisan bias in newspapers?: A study of headlines says yes

9/29/04
District of Inequality: Citizens go unarmed in D.C. while pols are free to protect themselves

9/14/04
Sun Sets On Assault Weapons Ban, Legislation Conceived In Darkness

9/14/04
Misfires: John Kerry aims all over the map on guns.

9/10/04
Assault Weapons Ban Was Useless Anyway

9/3/04
Banning Guns In the U.K. Has Backfired

8/24/04
Let the Market Work Even During Disasters

8/18/04
Does Release Of Terror Info Do More Harm Than Good?

8/17/04
Sampling of entire state refutes selective error-data

7/28/04
Dems Won�t Permit Facts to Get In Way of �00 Election Myth

7/13/04
Unequal Punishment

7/12/04
Moore's Myths

7/1/04
The Democrats' Spin On Gun Control

6/30/04
Exploding the Fireworks Safety 'Threat'

6/29/04
Add Gun Control To Litany Of Misbegotten Gov't Plans

6/21/04
Are They Right?

6/15/04
More gun control isn't the answer (National Post)

5/21/04
Whither Gun Control?

5/11/04
Hacker hysteria

4/30/04
Voting machine conspiracy theories

4/29/04
Change to concealed carry law will make NH safer

4/22/04
Glorifying Guns?: The Dems� lip service is just empty rhetoric

4/17/04
Debating Guns

4/04/04
How can anyone oppose letting retired police carry guns?

3/25/04
A Weapon Surrendered: Gun-control groups concede the frivolity of the �assault-weapons ban.�

3/23/04
Australian Weapons bans miss the mark

3/21/04
Unemployment rate remains fairly low at 5.6%; survey reports firm deaths quicker than births

3/11/04
"Sentencing Fairness" Rules Backfired in Martha's Case

3/02/04
Not bulletproof

2/25/04
Gun Suit Reform Could Still Be Shot Down

2/6/04
Gun Control Remains a Loaded Issue for Democratic Candidates: The rhetoric may be toned down, but the aim remains the same

1/28/04
Athletes and Guns

1/22/04
Robbery Rates in Britain

1/14/04
Statistical Mishmash Muddles Unemployment Rates

1/6/04
Pilots Still Unarmed

1/2/04
Why People Fear Guns

1/1/04
Armed Sky Marshals Are Good, But Armed Pilots Are Better

12/19/03
Supreme Irrelevance: Will the high court be undone by political reality?

12/12/03
Baghdad's Murder Rate Irresponsibly Distorted

12/10/03
The same old myths live on about Florida, Nov. 2000

11/18/03
The 2004 Hunt: Presidential candidates on guns

11/17/03
Cheaper Drugs Are No Cure-All

11/14/03
The spin on gun control: Who Controls Congress will determine regulations

11/13/03
Banning "Terrorist Specials"?

11/07/03
Bound to Misfire

11/04/03
Caps on Campaign Spending firmly Entrench Incumbents

11/04/03
Assaulting the Ban

10/08/03
Rush, by the Numbers: The face of "social concern"?

10/02/03
Swiss Miss: Policymakers aiming in the wrong direction

9/22/03
Voting Data
Sometimes mistakes aren't mistakes

9/16/03
NYC's Latest Gun Misfires

9/8/03
Why High Court May Slam McCain's Law

9/8/03
Divorcing Voters, Again:
Supreme-court campaign-finance reform case gets heard

9/2/03
P.C. Air Security
When will our pilots be armed?

8/29/03
Gun control laws may be partly at fault in massacre

8/20/03
Half cocked: why most of what you see in the media about guns is wrong.

8/13/03
Should Off-duty police be banned from carrying guns?

8/11/03
The ban against public safety

8/11/03
Al-Qaida won't Forget Our Security Issue

8/1/03
Why don't media cover the good-news stories about guns?

7/28/03
City Hall's Gun Folly

7/23/03
The Drug World's Easy Riders

7/13/03
Letting Teachers Pack Guns Will Make America's Schools Safer

7/12/03
Right to carry would disprove horror stories

7/11/03
U.N. vs. Guns
An international gun-control fight.

7/02/03
When Welfare is Disguised as a Tax Cut

7/01/03
States may regret reforms

6/26/03
Armed and safer Iraqis

6/20/03
Dems Have Not Dropped Gun Control Agenda

6/11/03
Bad Sports
A church turns down $10,000 from sportsmen.

5/30/03
Scare Tactics on Guns and Terror

5/22/03
Pattern of Deceit is Deeper than Times Wants to Admit

5/13/03
The gun control debate

5/13/03
There are no gun free, safe zones

5/4/03
Gun control advocates' credibility on line

4/14/03
Arming of Pilots Is Way Overdue

4/02/03
When Gun Laws Don't Make Sense

4/02/03
Can U.S. Be More Secure By Arming Off-Duty Cops?

11/11/02
Bullets and Bunkum
The futility of 'ballistic fingerprinting.'

10/28/02
No magic bullet

10/23/02
Tough gun laws don't reduce crime

9/30/02
Much Ado About Nothing

3/27/1998
The Real Lesson of the School Shootings (Wall Street Journal)

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Updated Media Analysis of Appalachian Law School Attack

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There are thus now 218 unique stories, and a total of 294 stories counting duplicates (the stories in yellow were duplicates): Excel file for general overview and specific stories. Explicit mentions of defensive gun use increase from 2 to 3 now.

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