Laying responsibility for Libya mess

by Andrew Napolitano -- How many times have you heard the truism that in modern-day America the cover-up is often as troubling as the crime? That is becoming quite apparent in the more…

Let Gary Johnson debate

by Andrew Napolitano -- President Obama has been a failure. On his watch, the American economy has significantly deteriorated largely because he has stifled free-market forces by over-regulating them and because he more…

Romney and Obama: A pair of failures

by Andrew Napolitano -- President Obama is a failure as a president, and Gov. Romney is a failure as a candidate. When he took office, Obama told the press that if he more…

Let's stop meddling in Arab nations

by Andrew Napolitano -- Is the Arab Middle East ready for democracy? We know how the past two American presidents have answered this. The revised stated purpose behind President George W. Bush's more…

Romney was right

by Andrew Napolitano -- As readers of this column and viewers of Fox News Channel may know, I have not hesitated to criticize Gov. Mitt Romney's presidential campaign and the governor himself. more…

What if November changes nothing?

by Andrew Napolitano -- What if the principal parties' candidates for president really agree more than they disagree? What if they both support the authority of the federal government to spy on more…

The real issue: Abortion and rape

by Andrew Napolitano -- The criticisms of the recent absurd comments by Missouri Republican Rep. Todd Akin – who at this writing is his party's nominee to take on incumbent Missouri Democratic more…

Romney-Ryan: More Bush-style big government

by Andrew Napolitano -- We are in terrible straits this presidential election. We have a choice between a president who has posed more of a danger to personal freedom than any in more…

Rand Paul and his 'gazillions' message

by Andrew Napolitano -- Gazillions. That's the number of times the federal government has spied on Americans since 9/11 through the use of drones, legal search warrants, illegal search warrants, federal agent-written more…

The rule of law

by Andrew Napolitano -- The greatest distinguishing factor between countries in which there is some freedom and those where authoritarian governments manage personal behavior is the rule of law. The idea that more…