Danny Vinik
Staff Writer

Paul Ryan May Have Found a Trick to Make His Tax Plan Add Up
September 19, 2014

He needs a secret sauce. Could this be it?

Obama's Biggest Economic Failure
It wasn't the Fed; it was housing
September 18, 2014

Homeowners could have saved billions, but Obama failed to act.

Too Many Americans Think Spanking Is an Acceptable Form of Discipline
September 18, 2014

The psychiatric profession agrees: it hurts children and isn't effective.

Obama Is Making a Dangerous Promise on Iraq That He May Not Be Able To Keep
September 17, 2014

Troops on the ground could happen. Obama should make that clear.

Does Corporal Punishment Really Cause Long-Term Damage? An Expert Weighs In
September 16, 2014

"If you’re leaving visible marks on your child...you really crossed that line."

Americans Have No Idea How Regressive Their State and Local Taxes Are
September 15, 2014

And both liberals and conservatives want them to be progressive. 

Obama's Scariest ISIS Comment Yet: 'I'm Not Going to Anticipate Failure'
September 15, 2014

If he’s not preparing for failure, then we shouldn’t be preparing for war.

Here's What Happened When 13 States Raised Their Minimum Wages
Hint: Job growth didn't implode
September 15, 2014

Hint: Job growth didn't implode

This Is What a GOP Senate's First 100 Days Will Look Like
Hint: They'll be extremely friendly to big business
September 12, 2014

Hint: They'll be extremely friendly to big business.

Employers Are Stealing Billions of Dollars a Year From Their Workers
September 11, 2014

Here's how the government can stop it.