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…

Politicians without borders

by John Stossel -- When driving on treacherous roads, guardrails are useful. If you fall asleep or maybe you're just a bad driver, guardrails may prevent you from going off a cliff. more…

Pretend answers on terror

by John Stossel -- I wish I were as confident as many politicians and news commentators. They know what America should do about ISIS and terrorism. Donald Trump – who says he more…

A pair of threats: Terrorism & government

by John Stossel -- What should we do about terrorism? After the attacks on Paris, the French government passed a law that allows anyone suspected of being a security threat to be more…

The smearing of John Lott

by John Stossel -- This week my TV show is on gun control. I interviewed activist Leah Barrett, who wants stricter gun laws. I pointed out that after most states loosened gun more…

New Yorkers: Self-defenseless

by John Stossel -- What might have happened if a few of the 1,500 concert attendees in Paris' Bataclan theater had guns? The terrorists had time to kill, reload and kill again. more…

A world with fewer regulators

by John Stossel -- After a terrorist attack, it's natural to ask: What can politicians do to keep us safe? One thing they could do is actually focus on keeping us safe more…