Covid-19 Articles & Commentary

Kamala Harris’ Free Speech Task Force

Kamala Harris’ Free Speech Task Force

After the COVID ‘misinformation’ experience, will the vice president’s new plan for addressing online harassment go any better? For most of its existence, I had avoided social media and held particular disdain for Twitter, which I saw as intrinsically...

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The Federal Contractor Vaccine Mandate Is Unlawful, Too

The Federal Contractor Vaccine Mandate Is Unlawful, Too

Any statute in a storm appears to be the Biden administration’s approach to imposing a vaccine mandate. The Procurement Act of 1949 was created “to provide the Federal Government with an economical and efficient system for” procurement. Like the OSHA statute that the...

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The Federal Government Forces Social Media Companies to Censor Americans

Mandates Are About Political Control, Not Health

For two years, the political class’s ineptitude has been on full display. School shutdowns, business closures, and endless mask mandates have all proven relatively ineffective at stemming the spread of COVID-19 (never mind reducing hospitalizations and deaths), yet...

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Before Judging Vaccines, the Court Should Judge Itself

Before Judging Vaccines, the Court Should Judge Itself

The Biden administration has imposed COVID-19 vaccinations on all healthcare workers at Medicare and Medicaid participating facilities as a condition of federal funding. When this condition came before the Supreme Court last Friday in Biden v. Missouri, the justices...

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Federal Contractors Are Not Federal Vaccine Mandate Enforcers

Federal Contractors Are Not Federal Vaccine Mandate Enforcers

  “When all you have is a hammer every problem looks like a nail” as the old saying goes. For the Federal Government, there appears to be no statute the Office of Legal Counsel can find that does not allow it to hammer a vaccine mandate on the populace upon...

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