Washing machine has free trade on spin cycle

by Roger Simmermaker -- If there were ever a trade-policy case that questions the long-held beliefs of free traders, the multi-year large appliance battle between American-owned Whirlpool and South Korean-owned LG (formerly more…

The myth that 'Made in USA doesn't matter'

by Roger Simmermaker -- "Made in USA" matters not only to American consumers, but also to American companies (and even foreign-based ones). But if you believe a writer of a recent CNN more…

The case that free trade is unconstitutional

by Roger Simmermaker -- The landscape in Washington, D.C., is populated with many memorials and monuments honoring our Founding Fathers for their vision and leadership. Americans who advocate free trade honor our more…

1 way to make national debt vanish

by Roger Simmermaker -- Want to get rid of our burgeoning national debt? Then get rid of free trade and the resulting trade deficits that created it. The main reason our nation more…