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June 17, 2019
By Lindsey Stroud
Language in 2020-21 operating budget would apply a 17 percent wholesale tax on e-cigarettes and vaping devices.
June 17, 2019
By Lindsey Stroud
Testimony regarding the issue of Sunday liquor sales.
June 14, 2019
By Matthew Glans
In this Research & Commentary, Matthew Glans examines a new effort in Delaware to reform or repeal the state's certificate of need laws for health care providers.
June 14, 2019
By Matthew Glans
In this Research & Commentary, Matthew Glans examines a proposed millionaire tax in New Jersey and how these taxes affect both the state's budget and economy.
June 14, 2019
The Trump Administration released a new rule regarding Health Reimbursement Arrangements which allows employers to give their workers tax-preferred funds to pay for health insurance.
June 12, 2019
By Tim Benson
Tremendously Expensive Proposal Would Devastate U.S. Economy, Cause More Environmental Destruction Than Protection
June 12, 2019
Mark Shepard looks at date in the Boston health care market to show how insurers are restricting their networks.
June 11, 2019
By Lindsey Stroud
Proposed legislation would apply differing tax rates to e-cigarette products and require vape shops to be licensed by the state.
June 7, 2019
By Matthew Glans
In this Research & Commentary, Matthew Glans examines a new proposal in Louisiana which seeks to limit how the next legislature spends revenue in the general fund.
June 7, 2019
By J. Scott Armstrong, Kesten Green
This is the PowerPoint presentation at the Invited Lecture for the Class of 1959 Reunion at Lehigh University, Bethlehem, PA on June 7, 2019
June 7, 2019
By Tim Benson
Heartland Policy Brief Details Lack of Evidence of Accelerated Sea-Level Rise
June 6, 2019
By James Taylor
The tremendously expensive proposal would devastate the U.S. economy and cause more environmental destruction than protection.
June 6, 2019
By David Ranson
This graph shows that the effects of cuts or increases in the top income tax bracket last about 2 years.
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June 6, 2019
By David Ranson
Raising the top personal income tax bracket to 70 percent would reduce GDP by an estimated 11 percent.
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June 6, 2019
By Matthew Glans
In this Research & Commentary, Matthew Glans examines Medicaid expansion efforts in North Carolina and why the state should continue to resist calls to expand.
June 5, 2019
This report evaluates and identifies eligibility abuse in Louisiana's Medicaid Expansion population.
June 4, 2019
By Tim Benson
No Evidence Of Acceleration In Rise Of Global Sea Levels Since 1920s
June 4, 2019
By Matthew Glans
In this Research & Commentary, Matthew Glans examines a series of bills in Michigan that would increase transparency requirements on licensing authorities and limit the ability of licensing agencies to deny a license for a past criminal offense.
June 4, 2019
Chris Pope of the Manhattan Institute makes the case of how so-called "short-term" insurance plans are not "junk insurance" and how expansion of access will not leave the federal government with a bigger bill to take care of the sick.
June 3, 2019
By Matthew Glans
In this Research & Commentary, Matthew Glans examines a new proposal in North Carolina that would reform the state's certificate of need laws for health care providers.
June 3, 2019
By Thomas F. Stacy, George S. Taylor
Continuing to operate existing coal, natural gas, hydroelectric, and nuclear plants provides a cheaper source of electricity than replacing them with new plants or renewable sources of power like wind or solar.
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May 30, 2019
By Lindsey Stroud
Proposed legislation in Massachusetts would increase the excise tax on cigarettes by $0.50, double the tax on cigars, and create a 75 percent wholesale tax on electronic cigarettes and vaping devices.
May 29, 2019
By Tim Benson
Oil & Gas Methane Emissions "An Order Of Magnitude Lower" Than Previous Estimates
May 29, 2019
By Tim Benson, Vicki Alger
Program Would Be Open To All DC Children Facing A Safety Issue At School
May 28, 2019
By Craig Idso, David Legates, S. Fred Singer
This Policy Brief reviews recent research to determine if there is any evidence of such an acceleration and then examines claims that islands and coral atolls are being inundated by rising seas.
May 24, 2019
By Tim Benson
Washington County Well Site Does Not Pose Any Acute Or Chronic Health Concerns To Nearby Schools
May 23, 2019
By Tim Benson
Wisconsin Private Schools 36 More Cost-Effective Than Traditional Public Schools
May 23, 2019
By Matthew Glans
In this Research & Commentary, Matthew Glans examines two new proposals to impose an increased tax on high-income Connecticuters, a reform commonly known as a “millionaire tax.”
May 23, 2019
By Matthew Glans
In this Research & Commentary, Matthew Glans examines a pension reform proposal in New Jersey that would create a hybrid pension plan for teachers and non-uniformed state, county, and municipal employees.
May 22, 2019
By Matthew Glans
In this Research & Commentary, Matthew Glans examines an proposed amendment to the Massachusetts Constitution that would create a new 4 percent surtax on all incomes greater than $1 million.
May 22, 2019
By Net Neutrality Working Group
47 House Democrats called for "bipartisan, bicameral legislation" to regulate Internet Service Providers
May 22, 2019
By John Christy
Evidence shows climate models consistently overstate warming from greenhouse gas emissions.
May 22, 2019
By Bureau of Land Management
Allowing federal coal sales would not materially increase in the overall amount of U.S. greenhouse gas emissions.
May 20, 2019
By Sen. Ted Cruz (R-TX), Sen. Mike Braun (R-IN), Rand Paul (R-KY), Sen. Mike Lee (R-UT)
"Similar to the HIV/AIDS crisis, promising, potentially life-saving drugs for these diseases are mired in Phases II and III of the drug-approval process."
May 20, 2019
By Matthew Glans
In this Policy Tip Sheet, Matthew Glans examines flat taxes and why Louisiana should move away from its progressive tax system.
May 20, 2019
Annual trustee report as required by the Social Security Act on the financial status of the Hospital Insurance Trust Fun and the Supplementary Medical Insurance Trust Fund.
May 17, 2019
By Lindsey Stroud
Legislation would increwould increase the cigarette tax by $0.25 from $4.25 to $4.50 per pack, increase the tax on cigars by $0.30 to $0.80 per cigar, and create a new 40 percent wholesale tax on e-cigarettes and vaping devices.
May 17, 2019
By Arianna Wilkerson
New report reveals that major cities' finances are deeper in the red than previously thought. High spending and high taxes continue to drive businesses and residents out of these cities, and the debt time bomb ticks on.
May 17, 2019
By Tim Benson
Earthquakes Have Decreased 83 Percent Between 2015 And 2018
May 17, 2019
By The Physicians Advocacy Institute
Report by the Physician Advocacy Institute on hospital acquisition of private physician practices.