Should there be any limits to a president's power to centrally plan the economy? Apparently not.
"Duty of care has worked in other areas," the senator said, "and it seems to fit decently well here in the AI model."
Hawley might call them "tariffs on China," but that's obvious nonsense: Tariffs are paid by Americans.
The amount of knowledge that's freely available on the internet is staggering. Politicians shouldn't try to restrict that.
Three reasons not to ban the popular social media app
After the East Palestine Derailment, Congress Is Trying To Force Unrelated, Costly Regulations on Railroads
A bipartisan bill backed by J.D. Vance and Sherrod Brown would include a two-member crew mandate that unions have long sought—and that wouldn't have prevented the Ohio disaster.
When COVID-19 and the U.S. government stopped kids from seeing each other, social media was their lifeline.
January 6 Committee Wraps Summer Hearings With Footage of Hawley Fleeing, Detailed Account of Trump's Day
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Despite the senator's clear culture war animus, there are things to like about his bill.
Can you define "partisan circus?"
Even if the senators are genuinely confused, that underlines the recklessness of their attack on Ketanji Brown Jackson.
The senator argues that questioning sex offender policies "endangers our children."
Here Is What Ketanji Brown Jackson Said in the Harvard Law Review Article That Josh Hawley Found 'Alarming'
The Supreme Court nominee raised serious constitutional concerns about laws that punish sex offenders after they complete their sentences.
The Missouri senator's attack on the Supreme Court nominee elides crucial distinctions and ignores widespread judicial criticism of child pornography sentences.
A new report says many democracies have taken steps that are "disproportionate, unnecessary, or illegal" to curb COVID.
Authoritarians see masculinity as so fragile that it needs to be reinforced by the state.
If the power to his house went out during a storm, one assumes Hawley would declare electricity to be a mistake and demand that homes be lit with candles.
The Reason senior editor argues that attempts to break up tech giants and rein in social media are based on flawed arguments.
If MAGA conservatives want libertarians to be part of their tribe, they should halt their attacks on the free market.
That punishment for reinforcing the delusions that drove the Capitol riot is highly unlikely, and it would set a troubling precedent.
Both Hawley's "national conservatism" and similar ideas prevalent in many quarters on the left threaten free speech and liberty more generally.
Here is how Mitch McConnell, Mike Pence, Liz Cheney, Ted Cruz, and Josh Hawley responded to the president's election delusions.
Unlike the cancellation of Josh Hawley’s book, such criminal charges pose a real threat to freedom of speech.
The senator is a performer and nothing more.
'Our Democracy Would Enter a Death Spiral': McConnell Rebukes Electoral Challenge Minutes Before Protesters Storm Capitol
The warning came a bit too late.
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Josh Hawley Is Not Doing His Party or 'Election Integrity' Any Favors by Supporting Challenges to Biden's Electoral Votes
The Missouri senator does not explicitly endorse Trump's loony conspiracy theory, but he can't escape its taint.
Trump's Tariffs Made D.C. Swampier as Senators, Lobbyists Sought Special Favors for Connected Companies
Sen. Josh Hawley, a supporter of Trump's trade policies, lobbied to give a special exemption to a Missouri-based power tools manufacturer. Many other elected officials did too.
Shutting down the GSP program would reduce economic growth in developing countries and raise taxes on American importers.
The strange alliance proves once again that the one thing politicians can agree on is spending taxpayers' money.
It's hard to take seriously complaints that there are no alternatives to Facebook when they're made on Twitter.
This is not your older brother's "Libertarian Moment," caution Reason Roundtable podcasters.
Josh Hawley Doesn't Want Trump's SCOTUS Endorsement (Thank Goodness). But Ted Cruz and Tom Cotton Do.
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The Trump administration is spending big money to make sure America's drug supply chains aren't dependent on China. But that's not really necessary.
Sen. Josh Hawley Says He 'Took on an Asian Trafficking Ring' and 'Freed a Dozen Women in Sex Slavery.' That's Not True.
As a state attorney, the young GOP senator oversaw raids of more than a dozen massage parlors, but he didn’t secure a single sex trafficking conviction.
The Food and Drug Administration now says there is no evidence that any country attempted to cut off America's essential pharmaceuticals.
In a Senate floor speech Wednesday, Hawley outlined a half-baked plan to tear down global trade. It's aimed at winning elections, not helping America prosper.
Sen. Josh Hawley's Plan To Abolish the World Trade Organization Is Based on Fake Economics and False History
Hawley is charting the next path for the Trump-style anti-trade nationalism that has infected the Republican Party.