David N. Taylor
Thu, January 07, 2016
Going the Distance for Business Competitiveness
Rosie Ruiz won the Boston Marathon in 1980, shattering the fastest female time record and had hardly broken a sweat when she crossed the finish line. Ms. Ruiz was stripped of her title just eight ...
Thu, August 08, 2013
A Return to Aspirational America
Americans have always been an aspirational people. Instead of hardening into permanent class resentment, the less-well-off or just-starting-out generally prefer to think of themselves as temporarily ...
Tue, September 20, 2011
Union Power Agenda Behind Hershey Labor Unrest
Much has been written about the so-called foreign student protests in Hershey.
As a small group of professional union activists and left-wing academics travel ...
Mon, March 07, 2011
Manufacturers Applaud Tax Change
HARRISBURG — (March 5, 2011) Pennsylvania's manufacturing employers thanked Gov. Tom Corbett for his decision to extend to state businesses President Obama's accelerated depreciation rules. ...
Tue, September 08, 2009
Millions of Jobs Would Vanish With Energy Bill
By David N. Taylor and Jay Timmons
This Labor Day, America is in its 20th month of recession, making this the longest and deepest economic downturn since the Great ...
Mon, August 10, 2009
Rendell's Bad Faith Budget
As he serves out his final months in office, Governor Ed Rendell has accomplished something I didn't think was possible: he has made the public policy debate in Harrisburg even more political, ...
Mon, October 13, 2008
Reform Coming to Harrisburg, One Way or Another
Oh, how the mighty have fallen.
After decades of dominating life in the state capitol, two of Harrisburg's political titans may be heading to the slammer.