Gary Johnson for less government, more liberty

by John Stossel -- It was refreshing to moderate a "town hall" with the Libertarian presidential and vice presidential candidates last week because Govs. Gary Johnson and William Weld respect limits on more…

Gary Johnson is wrong on Christian-baker issue

by John Stossel -- Vote for Donald Trump? No! Hillary Clinton? No! They are not trustworthy. They push bad ideas. Fortunately, we have another choice: Libertarian candidate Gary Johnson and his running more…

The 3 veep prospects

by John Stossel -- We've heard nonstop criticism of both the Democratic and Republican presidential candidates – for good reasons. So are their running mates any better? Yes. Trump's vice presidential pick, more…

Beyond the 2 authoritarians

by John Stossel -- Many people dislike both Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton – for good reason: Both are power-hungry threats to democracy and rule of law. But what can we do? more…

Clintons cash in on sleazy dealings

by John Stossel -- This week, as Democrats fawn over Hillary Clinton, I'm struck by how both Clintons continue to thrive despite their remarkable record of sleazy dealings. The just released documentary more…

Thank goodness Americans ignore politicians

by John Stossel -- My Fox colleagues are in Cleveland, diligently interviewing Republicans. Next week, they'll interview Democrats. I'm glad they do it – because I despise most politicians. There are exceptions, more…

The 'war on cops' myth

by John Stossel -- Claims about racist cops from groups like Black Lives Matter lead more people to fear and hate the police. That's bad news for cops. It's also bad for more…

Libertarianism for beginners

by John Stossel -- It took me years to figure out that markets work better than government. I started out as a typical Ralph Nader-influenced consumer reporter, convinced that companies constantly rip more…

Ex-cons: Will it be work or idleness?

by John Stossel -- Just got out of jail? Odds are that within five years, you'll get caught doing something illegal and go back to jail. This is bad for ex-cons, their more…