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December 9, 2018
U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) Commissioner Scott Gottlieb issued guidance to streamline the development of generic versions of complex drugs delivered by transdermal and topical delivery systems (TDS).
December 9, 2018
Michigan lawmakers are considering a bill that would initiate licensing of dental therapists to help provide essential oral health care in communities with insufficient access to dental care.
December 9, 2018
By Leo Pusateri
The Trump administration issued a proposed rule that would allow workers in large companies to use employee-provided tax-exempt health reimbursement arrangements (HRAs) to help pay premiums for individual health insurance.
December 7, 2018
By H. Sterling Burnett
Climate Change Weekly #307
December 7, 2018
By Joe Barnett
Tax would have funded 'clean energy' projects
December 7, 2018
By H. Sterling Burnett
Dozens of landowners, environmental groups, and two Indian tribes, are suing to force the the Keystone XL pipeline's owner, TransCanada, to reapply for approval to build the portion of the pipeline slated to cross Nebraska.
December 7, 2018
Oklahoma Insurance Commissioner John D. Doak says he wants the state government to allow residents to buy short-term health insurance plans.
December 7, 2018
By Sarah Lee
As several states consider expanding Medicaid eligibility to able-bodied individuals above the poverty level, Virginia state officials have announced huge, unexpected Medicaid costs are threatening to siphon funding from programs such as education.
December 6, 2018
By Joe Barnett
Sets standards local governments must meet for 5G siting
December 6, 2018
By James Taylor, Jim Lakely
Polish labor union that stood up to the Soviet Bloc and changed the world joins Heartland on front lines of resistance to climate alarmism
December 6, 2018
By Ashley Bateman
Non-physician health care practitioners can help reduce the nation’s shortage of primary care providers, a report from United Health Group says.
December 6, 2018
Enrollment in Medicare Advantage (MA) plans, government-funded private health plans millions of seniors have chosen as an alternative to the original Medicare, is projected to increase again in 2018, lowering out-of-pocket costs to beneficiaries.
December 5, 2018
By Edward Hudgins
“Ecommerce is an American success story. Amazon and similar companies provide every imaginable good to consumers at great prices.” - Edward Hudgins
December 5, 2018
By David Wojick
People complain about UN jargon but the technical language of the Katowice climate summit is very revealing. It is all about changing the world order.
December 5, 2018
By Richard Ebeling
Recently the news media reported the death of a young Christian evangelical who was killed with bows and arrows by members of a primitive and isolated tribe that lives on an island in the Andaman chain in the eastern Indian Ocean.
December 5, 2018
By Steve Goreham
The 24th Conference of the Parties — COP24 — a United Nations-led effort to fight global climate change, began Monday in Katowice, Poland.
December 5, 2018
By Sarah Quinlan
Bans offering more than one home for short-term rentals
December 5, 2018
By H. Sterling Burnett
Small hydropower projects dominate the growth of hydropower in the United States over the past decade.
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December 4, 2018
By Kenneth Artz
Tax businesses to fund spending on homeless
December 4, 2018
By James Taylor
The Heartland Institute event will feature a panel of scientists and policy experts presenting the truth that humans are not creating a climate crisis.
December 4, 2018
By H. Sterling Burnett
The wildfires devastating California are terrible, but they are not a new phenomenon.
December 4, 2018
By James Taylor
Under a renewable energy proposal from Northern Indiana Public Service Company (NIPSCO), Indiana consumers would face a 12 percent electricity rate hike, which will cost the average household more than $100 per year in additional electricity costs.
December 4, 2018
By H. Sterling Burnett
In the 2018 midterm elections, voters in several states cast ballots in favor of energy and natural gas development.
December 3, 2018
By Daren Bakst
We’re in the holiday season, but that doesn’t mean conservative legislators should take a holiday from their conservative principles. Unfortunately, the farm bill devised by House and Senate negotiators would require them to do just that.
December 3, 2018
More honesty and less hubris, more evidence and less dogmatism, would do a world of good.
December 3, 2018
By Sarah Quinlan
Lawsuit challenges New York City ordinance restricting firearms transportation
December 3, 2018
By Paul Driessen
Will corporate and government green-washing save Earth from inflated or phony eco scares?
December 3, 2018
By Billy Aouste
Week of November 26, 2018
December 3, 2018
By H. Sterling Burnett
The U.S. Department of Interior’s (DOI) Fish and Wildlife Service (FWS) is allowing more fishing and hunting opportunities on federal wildlife refuges around the country.
November 30, 2018
By H. Sterling Burnett
Climate Change Weekly #306
November 30, 2018
By Ashley Herzog
Washington law allows homeschoolers to participate in extracurricular activities
November 29, 2018
By Madeline Fry
FDA agents seized more than 1,000 pages of documents from e-cigarette company
November 29, 2018
By Seton Motley
The federal government spends a whopping four trillion dollars per year. 
November 29, 2018
By Greg E. Walcher
A new report from the World Wildlife Fund (WWF) claims humans have killed more than half the all the wildlife in the world since 1970.
November 29, 2018
Citing a primary care doctor shortage, New York City’s public hospital system is partnering with St. George’s University School of Medicine (SGU), a for-profit medical school located on the Caribbean island of Grenada, to increase the supply of doctors.
November 28, 2018
By Joe Barnett
North Carolina voters have lowered the limit on state personal and corporate income tax rates.
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November 28, 2018
The United States should stop funding the International Agency for Research on Cancer, says a new study, because its risk assessments and classifications are driven by political considerations not grounded in sound scientific methods.
November 27, 2018
By Tom Harris, Timothy Ball
Governments charge ahead on engineering Earth’s climate, ignoring possible harmful effects.
November 27, 2018
By Joe Barnett
Coloradans rejected income tax raises and broadened takings compensation
November 27, 2018
By Kenneth Artz
Mississippi officials will return property improperly seized under the state’s now-defunct civil asset forfeiture law.