Exclusive: Curtis Ellis calls on Senate to confirm Kathy Kraninger as head of CFPB

President Trump has proven adept at taming the regulatory state.

One of his early executive orders directed the bureaucracy to eliminate three regulations for every new one put on the books.



by Curtis Ellis

The moment President Trump accepted Scott Pruitt’s resignation from the EPA, the knives were out for the man who will take over for him, Acting EPA Administrator Andrew Wheeler.


The 'silent Trump supporter' has gone global, and so has the Red Hen

The 2016 election gave us the “Silent Trump Supporter” — Trump voters who would not reveal their true sympathies to pollsters.

This was a great mystery at the time, but seeing now how Trump supporters are routinely denigrated, harassed and vilified, their silence was understandable if not prescient.



Exclusive: Curtis Ellis proposes requirement for Beijing before port sale goes through

China is moving forward with its plan to build a vertical monopoly covering every stage of the Asia-to-U.S. export business.


President Trump has declared the United States must have the ability to produce aluminum and steel here at home. He backed up his words with action and imposed an import tax, or tariff, to protect America’s strategic industries from being totally wiped out by imported metals.


By Curtis Ellis

Does America need factories?

That question arises time and again throughout the history of the republic, and it is still with us today.

The British said no. They believed the colonies’ “comparative advantage” came from producing ore and crops, the raw materials that would feed Britain’s mills and the workers who toiled in them.


By Curtis Ellis

Major media are in full outrage mode after President Trump refused to sign the joint statement the Group of Seven ritualistically issued at the conclusion of its summit.


By Curtis Ellis

The largest port in the United States is about to fall to Communist China.

You read that right.

Unless our government acts now, a foreign power that has openly declared it wants to replace the U.S. as the world’s No. 1 superpower will control the Port of Long Beach, California.


By Curtis Ellis

The energy sector is a good example of how President Trump’s program of tax, trade, regulatory and energy reform works together.

President Trump is promoting America’s energy resources by withdrawing or suspending hundreds of pending regulations and removing regulatory burdens that added time and cost to pipelines and other needed projects.


A new report, Doing Business in India, finds India guilty of sytematically violating intellectual property rights, rule of law and basic norms of transparency and governance for American businesses operating in that country.  Read the full Doing Business in India report here.