Argentina has a new President. And the reforms he is trying to affect make economic sense. There will be opposition from the unions and citizens: Buenos Aires has gotten used to large utility subsidies. But many support the new President and the future looks promising.
To date, the presidential primaries have been very entertaining. Trump is a natural comedian, and Carson has a dry wit. But there are other matters involved….
The passing of Supreme Court Justice Scalia again focuses attention on US gun policy. Scalia wrote the Court’s decision on District of Columbia v. Heller overturning the DC handgun ban in a 5 to 4 vote.