Libertarian lite?

by John Stossel -- In this year's Republican presidential primaries, Sen. Rand Paul got little traction. In 2012, his father failed. That year, the Libertarian Party candidate, former New Mexico Gov. Gary more…

The future: More regulation or innovation?

by John Stossel -- Government pretends it's the cause of progress. Then it strangles innovation. We know government understands that new technologies are important. The military invests in robots, and traffic cops more…

The 'Joy' of entrepreneurialism

by John Stossel -- According to Betfair.com, Jennifer Lawrence probably won't win best actress at the Oscars Sunday. I'm rooting for her, though – not because of her acting, but because the more…

How 'robot cars' will save lives

by John Stossel -- The Tesla S is the closest thing to a totally driverless car available now. I had to leave my state to test-drive it. New York's archaic laws forbid more…

High-tech Ted

by John Stossel -- Politicians tailor their messages to different audiences. Facing New Hampshire's primary, Ted Cruz talked more about "free-market principles" and a "commitment to the Constitution" and said "no one more…

Chris Christie: Big-government blowhard

by John Stossel -- After the Iowa caucus results, it looks like Hillary Clinton vs. Marco Rubio in November! They lead the betting at ElectionBettingOdds.com. This scares me. Neither candidate shows any more…

Trump all wrong on ethanol

by John Stossel -- Cars run on fuel. Politicians run on votes, and they'll do almost anything to get them. That includes supporting mandates that force us to use ethanol, a fuel more…

Economic myths and lying politicians

by John Stossel -- Hillary Clinton: "Of course we want to raise the minimum wage!" Donald Trump: If we trade with China, "they suck us dry ... take everything. We get nothing!" more…

I'm optimistic -- despite government

by John Stossel -- In the commercial President Obama released prior to his final State of the Union address, he said he would tell Congress how "optimistic" he is about America's future. more…

Prediction markets more accurate than polls

by John Stossel -- Want to know who the next president will be? Don't trust polls or pundits. Betting odds at ElectionBettingOdds.com are the best predictor of who will win any election. more…