Where Should Christians Draw the Line on Religious Liberty?
Bryan Ballas, Juicy Ecumenism
Does this mean that the government has the right to crackdown on every matter of right and wrong, including theological wrongs? How do we know?
America’s Unexceptional Poverty Rate
Michael J. Petrilli & Brandon L. Wright, National Review
Does the U.S. lead the world in childhood poverty? Absolutely not.
Does inequality matter?
Ramesh Ponnuru, Bloomberg View
We conservatives tend to get less worked up about economic inequality than liberals do, and I think we’re right about that. We should want most people, and especially poor people, to be able to get ahead in absolute terms.
Clinton calls for U.S. minimum wage increase to $12 an hour
Amanda Becker, Reuters
U.S. Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton said on Tuesday at two campaign stops in Iowa that she would like to raise the federal minimum wage to $12 an hour from the current $7.25.