Time to take control from technology

Social media, like its cousin, the cell phone, is a great thing so long as its stays in its place. Like many, I get irritated when it gets intrusive; unlike some, I try to always remember that I am the one in control. Facebook can remind me unnumbered times that I have “notifications pending.” That […]

TSA needs privatization, not union

Freedom New Mexico If you think the Transportation Security Administration is pushy and intrusive, just wait until they unionize. Tuesday was the last day 44,000 TSA workers vote on whether they will join a union. The results will be announced today. A ‘yea’ vote widely is expected. Workers also are voting on whether to join […]

Federal laws are too intrusive of states’ rights

President George W. Bush, elected as a supporter of state prerogatives over federal power, is getting heat from his critics for violating such pledges to uphold states’ rights. Of course, Democrats can hardly complain about the president’s change of heart. Their party has spent the last half-century or so promoting federally imposed solutions to just […]