Willis L. Krumholz
Willis L. Krumholz
Willis Krumholz

Willis L. Krumholz is a fellow at Defense Priorities. He holds a JD and MBA degree from the University of St. Thomas, and works in the financial services industry. The views expressed are those of the author only. You can follow Willis on Twitter @WillKrumholz.

Why The Right Should Care About Income Inequality

Widening inequality and slowing social mobility really is a problem in America, and government policies championed by the elite have exacerbated this inequality.

Ron DeSantis Proves Matt Bevin’s Conservatism Wasn’t His Albatross

Matt Bevin’s loss doesn’t have anything to do with Trump, and it’s not about ‘conservatives’ versus ‘moderates,’ either. Conservatism embodies middle-class and working-class values. Why not embrace that?

The Jeffrey Epstein Story Is A Giant Rats’ Nest That Needs Dogged Investigation

From the media to government bureaucrats to Epstein himself, powerful people are getting away with execrable behavior. It’s time to investigate the Epstein-media-intelligence agency nexus.

Sending 3,000 U.S. Troops To Saudi Arabia Is Not ‘Bringing Our Soldiers Back Home’

Trump was right to challenge the foreign policy status quo in Syria. He’s wrong to create a similar future problem by placing troops in Saudi Arabia.

Everything You Need To Know About Democrats’ Demands For Impeachment

Democrats opened the impeachment box, and they can’t close it.

The Right Needs To Adopt This Revolutionary Higher Ed Reform Plan Now

The higher education system is rotten to its core — economically, ideologically, and spiritually. Instead of tinkering around the edges, it’s time for conservatives to actually fix the root problems.

Why Farmers Aren’t Going To Abandon Trump Over The Trade War

The popular narrative goes that because President Trump launched a trade war against China, China has retaliated by tariffing agriculture products from red states that voted for Trump. False.

Blaming Every Bad Economic Indicator On The Trade War Just Proves You Don’t Know What You’re Talking About

The global economy isn’t healthy, and everything isn’t hunky dory. But the trade issue is the icing on the cake, not the main story.

The Trade War Isn’t The Only Reason For The Dow’s Big Drop

Don’t listen to the left scream that tax cuts caused a slowdown, and don’t listen to the supply siders who say tax cuts would be working great, were it not for tariffs.

Turkey Is A Case Study In What’s Wrong With NATO

Will you send your son or daughter to die for autocratic Turkey? Then why is the United States committed to defending this nation if any other country attacks it?

6 Serious Counterproposals To Democrats’ Insane Higher Ed Bailouts

The student loan debt bubble will soon burst, and the proper solution is not to throw $1.6 trillion of taxpayers’ money at a government-created problem.

‘Preventative War’ Against Iran Would Be Foolhardy And Unpopular With Americans

Instead of reducing the chance of conflict with Iran, a policy of ‘maximum pressure’ only increases the threat another needless U.S. war in the Middle East.

Russiagate’s Damage To The Country Will Take Years To Realize

The media and Democrat Party have dug themselves so deeply in a hole, they must keep on digging. That’s absolutely terrible for this country, as has been this entire endeavor.

Dick Cheney Has No Credibility To Challenge Mike Pence On Foreign Policy

Neocons have lost the GOP base due to their mishandling of the United States’ foreign wars, and Trump’s presidency is only just the beginning of a necessary shift.

35 Key People Involved In The Russia Hoax Who Need To Be Investigated

As their desperate search for collusion continues, Democrats want to interview 81 people. Try this list instead.

Andrew McCabe Can’t Keep His Story Straight

Andrew McCabe’s motivation is to put blame on Rod Rosenstein, and excuse actions taken at the FBI by making it seem as if they were small-ball compared to Rosenstein’s at the DOJ.

The Trump Administration Needs To Yank Federal Funding For Research Using The Bodies Of Aborted Babies

The NIH lets this heinous practice, which lets Planned Parenthood profit richly from their abortion business, continue at taxpayers’ expense. It must end.

7 Big Takeaways From Andrew McCabe’s Planned Coup

McCabe’s actions prove that the Russia probe was always tainted and that many in the FBI and DOJ aren’t public servants, but rather incompetent attention-seekers.

Russia Hysteria Proves America’s Foreign Policy Establishment Is A Raging Dumpster Fire

The MSNBC foreign policy gurus think Trump is crazy, but they quite literally don’t know what they are talking about. They think that smart, nuanced foreign policy must be a sign of collusion.

Why The United States Should Not Pay For 79 Percent Of South Korea’s National Defense

To the many critics who accuse President Trump of tearing down the international order, even requesting more money from allies is wrong. But South Korea should pay substantively more.