The false compassion of government

by Stephen Moore -- Last week on CNN I debated a liberal commentator who complained that the problem with President Donald Trump's budget blueprint is that it lacks "compassion" for the poor, more…

Trump budget drains the swamp

by Stephen Moore -- Everyone in Washington hates Donald Trump's new budget. So it must have something going for it. This is a budget plan that will surgically remove trillions of dollars more…

Europe's lesson teaches us: Don't go green

by Stephen Moore -- If you listen to the media narrative on climate change and "clean energy," you'd think that the rest of the world has moved smartly and seamlessly toward 21st more…

4% growth? Yes, we can!

by Stephen Moore -- Imagine if in 1961 John F. Kennedy's advisers had told him, "We will never put a man on the moon." Or what if Ronald Reagan's advisers had assured more…

Post-Obamanomics: States are going broke

by Stephen Moore -- Governors and state legislators say they are running out of money again, and many are demanding tax hikes to close budget gaps. More than half the states are more…

What Congress must do to rein in regulators

by Stephen Moore -- Last summer, at the first meeting of the Trump Leadership Council – an advisory group consisting of top CEOs from major companies – Donald Trump asked business leaders more…

Ex-Reaganites push carbon-tax scam

by Stephen Moore -- I have nothing but respect for former Secretaries of State Jim Baker and George Shultz, but come on, gentlemen: You've been snookered. These two esteemed gentlemen are endorsing more…

How Trump can create a bull market

by Stephen Moore -- The stock market has risen about 9 percent since the election of Donald Trump, with an increase in wealth of nearly $2 trillion. Is this the start of more…

End the foreign-aid racket

by Stephen Moore -- Donald Trump's wise and humanitarian move to reinstate the Reagan-era "Mexico City policy," which prohibits U.S. foreign-aid dollars from going to non-government organizations that perform or provide referrals more…

Trump's 'stimulus': Cutting, not spending

by Stephen Moore -- All of Washington seems to be in cardiac arrest over news reports late last week that Donald Trump is planning a budget featuring $10 trillion in cuts over more…