(January 9, 2017) Two new rail tunnels need to be built under the Hudson River to alleviate a critical rail bottleneck and permit overhaul of century-old tunnels.
On Fox News on Sunday, President-elect Donald Trump lamented that those seeking government permits sometimes “are waiting in line for 15 years,” sometimes only to get rejected in the end, and vowed to speed up the process.
(November 16, 2016) Americans now have an historic opportunity to reimagine government. The
key is to abandon the centralized operating philosophy which, in thousandpage
rulebooks, purports to tell everybody how to do everything.
This article originally appeared on TheDailyBeast.com on October 16, 2016.
Americans obviously believe there’s something wrong with Washington. But what needs to change? Generalized anger at Washington gets the public nowhere.
This article originally appeared on WSJ.com on September 18, 2016.
Like many Americans, I believe our government is broken. America’s infrastructure is decrepit, harming the environment as well as our competitiveness.
This article originally appeared on TheDailyBeast.com on September 14, 2016.
Public discourse has degenerated into a shouting match. Everything is either black or white. Is our only choice inept big government or no government?
This article originally appeared on HuffPost.com on August 1, 2016.
What’s missing in the crazy campaign season is a coherent plan to fix Washington. The appeal of Trump and Sanders is that they are outsiders.
This article originally appeared on WSJ.com on April 1, 2016.
Government is broken. So what do we do about it? Angry voters are placing their hopes in outsider presidential candidates who promise to “make America great again” or lead a “political revolution.”
But new blood in the White House, by itself, is unlikely to fix things.