Phil Cox

US spending its way into a hole

As it stands now, Medicare has future “unfunded liabilities” of $89 trillion (from 2009 HHS report to Congress), Social Security is about $18 trillion (from 2009 SSA report to ...

Wrestling room appreciated

I just wanted to issue a huge thanks to Gregg Roberts of Placer Union High School District, Placer High Principal Mr. Efstathiu, and Vice Principal Mr. Pantelioni for their work in ...

Government can butt out

In response to James Shaw “McClintock vote up in smoke” (Reader Input, June 16), what part of the government not interfering in your life don’t you like? The fact is that pe ...

Cut legislators’ pay and benefits first

Hats off to the Journal for (mostly) hitting the nail on the head in “State’s cutting muscle, not fat” (Our View, June 14). The simple fact is that Arnold and the shysters i ...

Get real: Current crisis isn’t ‘business as usual’

Our Congressman Tom McClintock and his toadies like Phil Cox (Your Views, March 10), George Park (March 29), and Dale Smith (April 2) just don’t seem to get it. They oppose the s ...