George F. Will
Recent Articles by George F. Will
Published: Friday, May 24, 2013 12:00 am MDT
Early in an opinion issued recently by a unanimous three-judge panel of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit, Judge A. Raymond Randolph says: "Although the parties have not raised it, ...
Published: Sunday, May 19, 2013 12:00 am MDT
Leaving aside the seriousness of lawlessness, and the corruption of our civic culture by the professionally pious, this past week has been amusing.
Published: Thursday, May 16, 2013 12:00 am MDT
"He has, acting personally and through his subordinates and agents, endeavored to ... cause, in violation of the constitutional rights of citizens, income tax audits or other income tax investigations to be ini...
Published: Sunday, May 12, 2013 12:00 am MDT
Last week, a disagreement between two conservative think tanks erupted when the Heritage Foundation excoriated the immigration reform proposed by a bipartisan group of eight senators. Heritage's analysis argues...
Published: Thursday, May 9, 2013 12:00 am MDT
Thirty-one months ago Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell affronted the media and other custodians of propriety by saying something common-sensical. On Oct. 23, 2010, he said: "The single most important thin...
Published: Sunday, May 5, 2013 12:00 am MDT
Under today's regulatory state, which James Madison could hardly have imagined, the Legislature, although still a source of much mischief, is not the principal threat to liberty.
Published: Thursday, May 2, 2013 12:00 am MDT
People who talk incessantly often talk imprecisely, and Barack Obama, who is as loquacious as he is impressed with his verbal dexterity, has talked himself into a corner concerning Syria and chemical weapons.
Published: Sunday, April 28, 2013 12:00 am MDT
Rep. Jeb Hensarling, R-Texas, chairman of the Financial Services Committee, has told Richard Cordray not to bother. This is part of the recent evidence that government is getting some adult supervision.
Published: Sunday, April 21, 2013 12:00 am MDT
America's most interesting development since November is the Republican Party becoming more interesting. Consider the congressman from Grand Rapids, Mich., who occupies the seat once held by Gerald Ford, embodi...
Published: Thursday, April 18, 2013 12:00 am MDT
The regulatory, administrative state, which progressives champion, is generally a servant of the strong, for two reasons.