The widening of the Panama Canal requires a logical and coordinated response, not a feeding frenzy.
Ryan Alexander is president of Taxpayers for Common Sense, a nonpartisan federal budget watchdog. www.taxpayer.net
Lawmakers need to stop seeking an easy way out of the transportation spending shortfall.
Why do we have two military budgets?
Well, you get what you don't pay for.
The $1.1 trillion spending bill for the 2014 fiscal year moved through Congress in a flash.
Diffusing the threat of an immediate default and reopening the government gave Congress another chance to do not what's easy, but what's right.