ON-Lion Letter

Entries for September 2008

When Leona Helmsley died in August 2007, she left all but a few million dollars of her perhaps $8 billion estate to the Leona M. and Harry B. Helmsley...

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"According to local government annual finance reports," a September Wisconsin Policy Research Institute study finds, "27 local governments in Wisconsi...

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Ninety-six years ago, on an otherwise calm April morning, the world's largest ship, the RMS Titanic, sank during her maiden voyage after a colliding w...

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"With the presidential race between Barack Obama and John McCain expected to be very close, our nation may be on the brink of repeating the 2000 Flori...

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During a mid-September speech hosted by the German Marshall Fund of the United States (GMF) in Washington, D.C., Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice s...

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A new book from The Becket Fund for Religious Liberty in Washington, D.C., Same-Sex Marriage and Religious Liberty:  Emerging Conflicts, explores the ...

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In 1996, California voters passed an initiative banning the use of racial preferences by state government and state colleges and universities.  T...

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A recent study by the Tax Foundation in Washington, D.C., shows that while the United States has left the major features of its business tax system un...

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The James Madison Program in American Ideals and Institutions at Princeton University is inviting applications for visiting research fellowships and p...

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On April 19, 1967, U.S. Air Force Col. Leo Thorsness was on a mission over North Vietnam when his wingman was shot down by an enemy MiG, which then li...

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