NCPA Commentaries by Pete du Pont
Governor Pete du Pont is a Board Member of the National Center for Policy Analysis. He writes a regular column for OpinionJournal.com, the online news service of The Wall Street Journal.
Pete du Pont has served as Governor of Delaware, U.S. Congressman (R-DE), and former candidate for President of the United States (1988). Gov. du Pont formerly hosted a nationally-syndicated radio commentary and appeared on several editions of the PBS Firing Line debates with William F. Buckley, Jr.
Jun 21, 2006
In his State of the Union Address, President Bush said that "America is addicted to oil." But it would be more accurate to say that America is addicted to opportunity, and oil and its products help us seize it.
May 23, 2006
The truth about "global warming" is much less dire than Al Gore wants you to think.
Apr 26, 2006
Splitting up the swag ("booty, money, valuables") seems to be what the congressional Republican Party is about.
Mar 28, 2006
How to combat "global warming" without destroying the economy.
Feb 28, 2006
Ronald Reagan's election marked America's economic turning point.
Jan 17, 2006
Has President Bush exceeded his constitutional authority or acted illegally in authorizing wiretaps without a warrant on calls between American citizens in the United States and people abroad who are, or are suspected of having ties to, terrorists?
Dec 21, 2005
In 2005 America's economy grew while Kofi Annan shrank.
Nov 21, 2005
The U.N.'s war on Internet freedom isn't over.
Oct 24, 2005
How big, how expensive and how fiscally generous to industries and local communities should America's national government be?
Sep 20, 2005
What are the solutions to the petroleum supply problems that Katrina has finally brought to the public's attention? Simply put, America needs a new and expansive energy policy.