Inside Views

OSHA Gets Lost – Again

 7/2/2010 1:23 PM

As a boy growing up in Denver in the 1960s, my father had a small manufacturing plant where he made camping trailers. He had abut 50 employees and he built a good product. ...

When Turning a Deaf Ear is Good

 6/2/2010 1:25 PM

Oh how sweet the siren’s song. How enticing is its sound. But how it clouds our brain and lures us to our doom. The sirens are Senate President Steve Sweeny and Assembly Speaker Shelia Oliver. The song they are singing is “just tax the rich. . . just tax the rich . . . just tax the rich.” Said over and over it is so alluring, so ....

Good Money Gone Bad

 5/2/2010 1:26 PM

The Urban Enterprise Zone (UEZ) program is one of those really good ideas that didn’t work out quite right. A legislative act in 1983 created the UEZ program. Initially 10 municipal zones were created. In 1993 ....