Recent Articles by Robert Bennett
Published: Monday, July 21, 2014 12:56 pm MDT
The fact that two of Utah’s former attorneys general were arrested on the same day for a series of alleged crimes has made national news. The history behind the current travails of Mark Shurtleff and John...
Published: Sunday, July 13, 2014 9:16 pm MDT
A recent opinion survey asked Americans to rate post-World War II presidents. Reagan was named the best, followed by Clinton and Kennedy and Obama was tagged as the worst, followed by George W. Bush and Carter.
Published: Sunday, July 6, 2014 10:19 pm MDT
Change the tax law so that Hobby Lobby and every other employer can give its health care expenditures directly to its employees, tax free, empowering them to control their own money and pick their own plans.
Published: Sunday, June 29, 2014 10:48 pm MDT
Thad Cochran's victory in Mississippi has shown us that you never really know what's going to happen in politics. That is doubly true when the game starts to be played with a new set of rules.
Published: Sunday, June 22, 2014 9:44 pm MDT
Unless someone admits to having done it, we will probably never know whether the deletion of the Lois Lerner emails was conspiratorial or coincidental.
Published: Sunday, June 15, 2014 11:14 pm MDT
Last week was significant with respect to the race in 2016. Hillary Clinton sat down with Diane Sawyer for an extensive personal interview and House Majority Leader Eric Cantor lost his primary by a wide margin...
Published: Monday, June 9, 2014 4:26 pm MDT
Maureen Doud is hardly the only person who has ever taken marijuana without understanding its power. She talks of “the darker side of unleashing a drug as potent as marijuana on a horde of tourists of all...
Published: Sunday, June 1, 2014 10:57 pm MDT
Labor’s share of America’s total economic output averaged roughly two-thirds of GDP for over 30 years, but began to decline in the early 1980s and is now close to 50 percent. We need to get that bac...
Published: Sunday, May 25, 2014 9:49 pm MDT
Last week was “Super Tuesday,” when primaries were held in multiple states. Wherever tea party groups actively fought against what they called the Republican establishment, the establishment won. T...
Published: Sunday, May 18, 2014 9:32 pm MDT
The fundamental truth remains - wealth must be created before it can be redistributed. When that process is unduly hindered, the poor get hit the hardest, and that doesn’t work to close the wealth gap, e...