Let's hear it for gridlock

by John Stossel -- Democrats won big last week. So government will continue to grow. Individual freedom will yield. At least some people with records of supporting liberty were elected: Sen. Jeff more…

FEMA: A disaster in itself

by John Stossel -- I expect that by the time you read this, President Obama will have been re-elected. Get ready for four more years of Big Bloated Government. Hurricane Sandy didn't more…

My debate with Ann Coulter

by John Stossel -- Mitt Romney tells people he won't fire federal workers or cut education spending. He says he'll spend more on the military. He sounds like a big-government guy. Or more…

Greed benefits everyone

by John Stossel -- On TV, my Fox colleague Bill O'Reilly says, "The recession was brought on largely by greedy Wall Street corporations." Give me a break. Bill's smart. If he believes more…

A license to speak?

by John Stossel -- We take free speech for granted in America, unlike elsewhere. The furor over that anti-Muslim video is the latest reminder of that. But freedom of speech is never more…

Mitt Romney, big-government man

by John Stossel -- President Obama tanked in the last debate. Good. Now maybe people will listen when Mitt Romney says things like, "The genius of America is the free-enterprise system, and more…

We fund dependency

by John Stossel -- "There are no jobs!" That is what people told me outside a government "jobs center" in New York City. To check this out, I sent four researchers around more…

Strangulation by union

by John Stossel -- The Chicago teachers strike is over, but the public didn't win. Schools will still transfer bad teachers to other schools because it's nearly impossible to fire them. When more…

Gary Johnson: Real limited government

by John Stossel -- All political candidates call themselves freedom-lovers, but they are not. Neither major party really opposes government control of the economy or of our personal lives. I'm a libertarian more…

Bill Clinton's deregulation myth

by John Stossel -- Bill Clinton got rave reviews for his speech at the Democratic National Convention. My wife said: "Clinton was great. He made Republicans look like liars and losers." Clinton, more…