How Deregulation Helps the Disadvantaged

America’s system of free enterprise is the greatest engine of prosperity ever known on earth. A key component of that system, and a major reason for its success, has been a tradition and a legal environment that gives American businesses freedom from unnecessary rules and regulations. That said, the last eight years have seen a […]

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Trump’s Picks for Fed Chief, Governors Seen as Opportunity to ‘Drain Swamp’

When President Donald Trump took office, there were three vacancies on the Federal Reserve’s Board of Governors. Then, unexpectedly, Fed Vice Chairman Stanley Fischer resigned, effective “on or around October 13, 2017.” Throw in the fact that Fed Chair Janet Yellen’s term as chairman expires Feb. 3, 2018, and it’s very easy to see why […]

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Democrat Congressman Boycotts House’s Moment of Silence for Las Vegas Victims

Democrat Massachusetts Congressman Seth Moulton declared on Twitter Monday that he would boycott the moment of silence held on the House Floor in remembrance of the victims of the Las Vegas, Nevada mass shooting that left more than 50 people dead and five hundred injured. Following the announcement that House members would honor the victims […]

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Tax Reform Where All Americans Win

Thirty-one years ago, Congress passed and President Ronald Reagan signed into law substantial tax reform. The internet as we know it was not even invented yet. The federal debt stood at a little over $2 trillion. Needless to say, our economy has changed a bit since then. Of all the changes in the past three […]

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Trump Stands Up to the Castro Regime

In withdrawing personnel from the U.S. Embassy in Cuba, the Trump administration took a limited and reasonable retaliation for attacks on U.S. diplomats in Havana. It could, and should, have gone further, but the actions at least convey to the ruthless Castro regime that it now deals with a government that will stand up for […]

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We Hear You: It’s NFL’s Right to Disrespect the Flag. It’s Our Right Not to Watch Games.

Editor’s note: The other day, we asked our audience to email thoughts on the NFL’s treatment of the national anthem. We quickly got on earful. No wonder teams are reconsidering taking a knee this weekend. Don’t forget to write us at [email protected] about all our news and commentary.—Ken McIntyre Dear Daily Signal: I’m an Air […]

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Must-See Moments: Restaurants Stand Up to NFL

The Daily Signal’s Facebook Live show “Top 10” features the top news stories of the week, many of which often go underreported by the mainstream media. This week, NFL’s ratings and ticket sales are down with restaurant owners now joining the protest by refusing to play the football league’s games in their restaurants. A petition has […]

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