Government spying out of control

by Andrew Napolitano -- After President Richard Nixon was forced from office in 1974, congressional investigators discovered what they believed was the full extent of his use of the FBI and the more…

Republicans for big government

by Andrew Napolitano -- Do you know anyone who voted Republican this past election in order to further President Obama's big-government agenda? Or is it more likely that Republican voters sought to more…

Trading principle for power

by Andrew Napolitano -- When President Obama won re-election last month by a larger margin than even his most fervent supporters had expected, though with fewer popular votes than he received in more…

The silencing of Gen. Petraeus

by Andrew Napolitano -- The evidence that Gen. David Petraeus, formerly the commander of U.S. troops in Afghanistan, the author of the current Army field manual, Princeton Ph.D. and, until last week, more…

4 more years of The Authoritarian

by Andrew Napolitano -- Only in America can a president who inherits a deep recession and whose policies have actually made the effects of that recession worse get re-elected. Only in America more…

Is a principled vote a wasted vote?

by Andrew Napolitano -- Can you vote by not voting? In a presidential election year in which the critical issues have been how much personal behavior the federal government should regulate and more…

Candidates' peculiar silence on Libya

by Andrew Napolitano -- The final presidential debate earlier this week was a tailor-made opportunity for Mitt Romney to rip into President Obama's inconsistent, value-free and at times incoherent foreign policy. And more…

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…