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July 3, 2019
By Frank Keeney
Article V of the Constitution provides two methods of amendment.
July 3, 2019
By H. Sterling Burnett
In an election focused on climate change, a coalition of two of Australia’s right-of-center parties unexpectedly won the national election, emerging with more seats in Parliament than they had before the elections.
July 3, 2019
By Timothy Benson and Karen Bowling
When it comes to parental choice in education, Nebraska is a 77,000-square-mile desert.
July 3, 2019
By H. Sterling Burnett, Merrill Matthews
In an effort to improve the science used by regulatory agencies, the Trump administration has made, and is still making, adjustments in the way the EPA works.
July 3, 2019
By Anthony Watts
A new study from the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences (PNAS) says by 2100 melting ice sheets will create up to 7.5 feet of sea-level rise (SLR), inundating many coastal communities.
July 2, 2019
By Richard Ebeling
The rebirth of a belief in and an enthusiasm for socialism and government planning among a noticeable number of people, and elected officials raises many of the fundamental issues surrounding freedom.
July 2, 2019
By Paul Driessen
For bee alarmists, Groundhog Day comes in June
July 2, 2019
By Larry Sand
What has happened, what hasn’t happened, and why.
July 2, 2019
By Bonner R. Cohen
The U.S. Supreme Court found the ACA, known as Obamacare, was constitutional under Congress’ taxing power.
July 2, 2019
By Kenneth Artz
Nevada Gov. Steve Sisolak signed a bill requiring 50 percent of the electricity utilities in the state provide come from renewable resources by 2030.
July 1, 2019
By Christopher Talgo
After more than two centuries of (somewhat) limited government in the United States, is the tide turning against individual freedom and state sovereignty in favor of an empowered collective and unfettered federal power?
July 1, 2019
By Ashley Herzog
In its 2017 Trinity Lutheran Church v. Comer decision, the U.S. Supreme Court held religiously affiliated schools cannot be excluded from programs available to other private entities.
July 1, 2019
By Kenneth Artz
Gov. Ron DeSantis has made occupational licensing reform a focus of his legislative agenda.
July 1, 2019
By Jim Lakely
Week of July 24, 2019
July 1, 2019
By Stan Liebowitz
Despite all the doomsday descriptions, the projected costs of climate change found in Volume 2 of the Fourth National Climate Assessment are actually paltry in the big picture of things.
July 1, 2019
By Bonner R. Cohen
The U.S. House of Representatives passed a bill to block President Donald Trump’s decision to take the United States out of the Paris climate agreement.
July 1, 2019
One in four Americans either skipped health care treatment in the last 12 months or borrowed money to pay for it, a national survey by West Health Policy Center and Gallup finds.
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July 1, 2019
By Bonner R. Cohen
Plans to expand Medicaid coverage to hundreds of thousands of additional North Carolina residents remain in limbo, with lawmakers arguing over how to pay for the program and whether the expansion should include a work requirement.
July 1, 2019
The Illinois House passed a bill that would authorize the state’s Department of Insurance to reject health insurance price increases it deems unreasonable.
July 1, 2019
By Jeff Reynolds
A new rule announced by the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) will allow providers of Medicare Advantage plans to expand the kinds of benefits they offer so they can compete more with each other and attract more participants overall.
July 1, 2019
By John C. Goodman
Democrats in the U.S. House of Representatives have put aside grandiose thoughts of Medicare for All and single-payer health insurance—at least for a day or two.
July 1, 2019
By Grace-Marie Turner
There is no question that many millions of Americans are frustrated with our current health care system.
June 28, 2019
By H. Sterling Burnett
Climate Change Weekly #328
June 28, 2019
By H. Sterling Burnett
In a small victory (for sanity) in the ongoing climate wars, Oregon Senate President Peter Courtney (D-Salem) admitted defeat in his and Gov. Kate Brown’s attempt to force unwilling Republicans to vote on a controversial cap-and-trade bill.
June 28, 2019
By Bonner R. Cohen
America’s $450 billion-a-year drug industry is about to get a new wrinkle as a rule finalized in May by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) requires all pharmaceutical companies to include the list prices of their drugs and biological p
June 28, 2019
The Illinois House passed a bill that would authorize the state’s Department of Insurance to reject health insurance price increases it deems unreasonable.
June 28, 2019
By H. Sterling Burnett
A new study of natural gas production near two schools in Washington County, Pennsylvania finds no evidence emissions pose a health risk to the kids attending the schools.
June 28, 2019
By Duggan Flanakin
Rep. Bruce Westerman (R-AR), Congress’ only professional forester, has introduced the 2019 Resilient Federal Forests Ac, to improve forest management and reduce the economic and environmental damage caused by wildfires.
June 28, 2019
By AnneMarie Schieber
Editor’s Note: California lawmakers reached a budget deal on June 9 that will extend full-scope Medicaid benefits to low-income adults age 19 to 26 regardless of U.S. citizenship or legal immigrant status.
June 28, 2019
By Ashley Herzog
Government imposed fines, jail time and other measures to increase measles vaccination rates is calling into question the wisdom and ethics behind such measures.
June 27, 2019
By Jim Lakely
In Democratic Debate Wednesday Night, Climate Champion Jay Inslee Said Man-Caused Global Catastrophe Is a 'Moral Certainty' - Scientists at July 25 Climate Conference Ready to Challenge Inslee's Assertion with Latest Climate Data
June 27, 2019
By Duggan Flanakin
In an effort to boost water development and the maintenance of water projects on federal lands, the U.S. Interior Department has taken steps to make it easier to transfer water projects on federal land to users of the water.
June 27, 2019
By Leo Pusateri
In a time when 51 percent of millennials say they have a positive view of socialism, there is an organization spreading the word of free markets and capitalism in one of the sectors most vulnerable to government command and control: health care.
June 27, 2019
By Ashley Herzog
The Trump administration is trying to help lower Medicare costs by offering primary care doctors a flat fee instead of the fee-for-service model currently in place.
June 26, 2019
By AnneMarie Schieber
A recent survey revealed only one in five people currently enrolled in an employer-sponsored health plan have a health savings account (HSA). More unsettling, few use them to save money for future health expenses.
June 26, 2019
By H. Sterling Burnett
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency announced it has formally replaced the prior administration’s Clean Power Plan, to reduce power plant greenhouse gas emissions, with the Affordable Clean Energy rule.
June 26, 2019
By H. Sterling Burnett
Some readers of a recent article published by WebMD titled “Will Climate Change Cause Food Sources to Dwindle?” might be fooled into thinking the author intends to carefully weigh the evidence about this important topic.
June 26, 2019
By James Taylor
The 2019 maple syrup harvest brought another opportunity for global-warming alarmists to gin up a fictitious climate scare.
June 26, 2019
By Alan Carlin
The basic position of the climate “environmentalists” (CEs) on energy has long been that CO2 emissions should be drastically reduced (which, they claim, would reduce global temperatures).
June 26, 2019
By Art Carden
Consumer Reports recently discovered that LaCroix's parent company, National Beverage Corps, doesn't have the permits required to sell LaCroix in Massachusetts.