The Fed Battles Wyoming on Cryptocurrency

The Federal Reserve has an extraordinary responsibility to ensure a healthy economy and sound financial system for all Americans. Unfortunately, over the past year my faith in the Fed has been deeply shaken by its political approach to digital assets in my home state,...

Hyperpartisan Gigi Sohn Doesn’t Belong at the FCC

The five commissioners of the Federal Communications Commission exercise broad regulatory and administrative authority over America’s airwaves. They are powerful regulators of speech. President Biden’s decision to nominate partisan Gigi Sohn to the FCC provides fresh...

Should We Be Adverse to the Metaverse?

Nov. 30, 2021 6:39 pm ET Editor’s note: In this Future View, students discuss the metaverse. Next week we’ll ask, “Elon Musk has sold 10% of his Tesla stock, $1.1 billion worth, reportedly over worries about new taxes. What are we to make of these possible new taxes?”...

Richard Cordray to the Fed?

President Biden must really dislike banks. First he nominates radical Saule Omarova to lead the Office of the Comptroller of the Currency, though Senate Democrats may defeat her. Plan B to please progressives appears to be appointing Richard Cordray as the Federal...

A Dubious Union Revote at Amazon

Organizing Amazon workers is the holy grail of today’s union movement, and labor chiefs and their allies in government won’t stop until they do. A ruling this week by a National Labor Relations Board official skirts labor law to give Big Labor a second chance to...