Rich Tucker

March 30, 2009 - 5:17 PM
Rich Tucker is a senior writer at the Heritage Foundation,
My Articles
Friday, 30 July 2010 - 2:44pm
Perhaps the greatest trap opinion columnists fall into is when we disconnect from reality and simply pretend the world is the way we see it. We all do this, but some are more susceptible than others.
Friday, 16 July 2010 - 3:20pm
It's all downhill from here for fans of irony. We've already enjoyed the most ironic news story of the year.
Friday, 9 July 2010 - 3:44pm
These days, too many Americans are certain about things they should be skeptical about, and uncertain about things they need to be confident in. And our economy isn't likely to improve unless we can reverse these positions.
Friday, 2 July 2010 - 2:00pm
Shortly after Barack Obama rammed his health care "reform" bill through Congress on a strictly partisan vote, the great Wall Street Journal columnist Holman Jenkins observed that the president had obtained a political victory.
Friday, 18 June 2010 - 6:02pm
Maybe, instead of easing Helen Thomas out the door, we should have listened more closely to her.
Friday, 4 June 2010 - 4:20pm
So where were you, exactly, on Monday, May 12, 2003? Oh, and prove it, please.
Thursday, 3 June 2010 - 10:53am
If someone offered me twice the assessed value of my home – in cash, no questions asked – I'd schedule a moving van. It wouldn't matter whether the potential buyer was black, red, brown or polka dotted. The only color I'd be interested in would be green.
Friday, 21 May 2010 - 3:01pm
Political leaders in Washington could learn a lot from a 1970s rock supergroup. They ought to listen to KISS. Maybe not the band, but definitely the philosophy.
Friday, 14 May 2010 - 3:49pm
Journalists frequently claim they're impartial arbiters. They purport to "speak truth to power," "afflict the comfortable," and a whole series of similar tired clichés. But the reality is that what you see depends on where you stand. And in journalism, that's all too often on the left.
Friday, 7 May 2010 - 11:04am
Here's a crazy idea: we need to change the American health care system.