U.S. states
Jul 2014

Pen but no phone

May 2014

Illinois is the worst, say Illinoisans

Erika Johnsen May 03, 2014 8:31 AM


Apr 2014


Feb 2014

The Hollywood tax wars: It’s on

Erika Johnsen Feb 25, 2014 4:01 PM

So much cronyism.

And another one, gone.

Jan 2014

Gallup: Partisan tilt of states nearly even

Ed Morrissey Jan 29, 2014 2:41 PM

Better for GOP than in 2010.

Another one bites the dust?

Most unfortunately, the government issue of unsustainable promises — and the unaffordable list of long-term liabilities thereby incurred — is …

Nov 2013
Oct 2013
Sep 2013

Study: Fracking boom boosted incomes by $1,200 in 2012

Erika Johnsen Sep 04, 2013 8:41 PM

Let there be fracking.

Last February, Glenn Reynolds wrote a great piece on the many elitist Hollywood liberals that are all too content to …

Aug 2013

Michigan legislature goes for Medicaid expansion

Erika Johnsen Aug 28, 2013 2:41 PM

Another one bites the dust.

Jul 2013


Apr 2013

“Come on down!”

Price check.

“The politics has been relentless and that continues.” …You don’t say?

Gun-rights laws are gaining steam in the states

Erika Johnsen Apr 04, 2013 5:21 PM


Mar 2013

And the least free state in America, is…

Erika Johnsen Mar 28, 2013 2:41 PM


California, net exporter… of residents

Erika Johnsen Mar 04, 2013 8:41 PM

Bleeding blue.

Health-care lobby hitting red states hard on ObamaCare

Erika Johnsen Mar 04, 2013 2:41 PM


Feb 2013

To brand or not to brand.

Resistance is futile.

Jan 2013

California: Invasion of the job-snatchers

Erika Johnsen Jan 03, 2013 9:21 PM

Reverse gold rush?

Dec 2012

States examining their own gun-law options

Erika Johnsen Dec 21, 2012 7:41 PM


I am disinclined to acquiesce to your request. Means “no.”

Can we get some certainty, please?

Nov 2012


Just keep smiling…

Spoiler-alert: Yes.

Look to the governorships

Erika Johnsen Nov 07, 2012 1:21 PM

Not-so-little victories.

Aug 2012


Jul 2012

Mad respect.

Jun 2012

Can ObamaCare survive success?

Ed Morrissey Jun 30, 2012 1:01 PM