President Trump Can Counter OPEC and Achieve Energy Dominance

By:                Ken Blackwell President Trump, in a recent tweet, has drawn attention to a pernicious threat against American interests that has persisted for decades: The Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) and its alliance with other petrostates as they seek to control the price and supply of oil. With its stated goal of reducing…

Every Vote Really Does Count

  By: Ken Blackwell November’s election was not good for Virginia Republicans. Their 66-seat majority in the 100-member House of Delegates fell dramatically. To 50 or 51, depending on whether the equivalent of a coin flip comes up heads or tails. Really. If anyone believes that their vote does not count, they should move to…

Third Party or Third Rail?

By:    Ken Blackwell                                                         Record numbers of Americans are frustrated with the two major party candidates. Third party options are proliferating: there’s a libertarian, a “greenie,” and even…