Articles by James C. Capretta

July 31, 2020 5:05 am

Congress’s COVID Opportunity

It is time for Congress to assert itself and provide the leadership the country needs on containing the coronavirus.
James C. Capretta
July 29, 2020 5:30 am

The Fragile Vaccine Plan to Save the World

The fast-moving partnership between governments and philanthropy merits U.S. backing.
James C. Capretta
May 8, 2020 5:30 am

Our Part in the Global Vaccine Hunt

America should lead the effort to create a coronavirus vaccine. But important questions—especially about distribution—will have to be answered.
James C. Capretta
April 19, 2020 5:30 am

John Paul II, Globalist

Attempts to associate the pope-saint with today’s ‘national conservatism’ movement distort his views.
James C. Capretta
April 17, 2020 5:30 am

The Pandemic and the Economics of U.S. Health Care

The new reality for hospitals and physicians complicates Joe Biden’s public option pitch.
James C. Capretta
March 6, 2020 5:30 am

Beware the New Fiscal Hypocrisy

Under Trump, the GOP has given up on entitlement reform and become the party of low taxes and big spending.
James C. Capretta
January 28, 2020 6:00 am

Trump’s Unkept Fiscal and Spending Promises

He said he would eliminate the debt. Instead, he has raised spending and avoided necessary reforms.
James C. Capretta
December 13, 2019 5:38 am

Trump’s Drug Pricing Mess Is His Own Fault

The president abandoned his campaign promise to bring down prices. Now House Democrats have a plan—but it will harm innovation.
James C. Capretta
November 20, 2019 5:11 am

Warren’s Medicare for All “Transition” Plan Is Surrender in Disguise

Elizabeth Warren is trying to have it both ways on Medicare for All. She wants to be seen as both…
James C. Capretta