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Andy Singer

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Andy Singer is new media specialist @ The Heartland Institute.

Singer's responsibilities include producing videos, mastering podcasts, monitoring social media, contributing to Heartland's blogs, and communicating with Heartland's analysts.

Andy is finishing a Bachelor of Science in Business degree at DePaul University.  In his spare time, he watches the Chicago Bulls and gets in heated arguments on internet messaging boards.

Recent Articles and Publications

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November 6, 2017
By Andy Singer
The Florida Senate Regulated Industries Committee is considering a bill to redefine daily fantasy sports (DFS) competitions as games of skill, thus exempting such competitions from the state’s gambling laws.
November 2, 2017
By Andy Singer
An Oklahoma Department of Labor task force studying occupational licensing’s effects will send its final report to Gov. Mary Fallin in December, after receiving advice from the public and policy experts.
September 8, 2017
By Andy Singer
The Federal Communications Commission (FCC) closed an extended commenting period on August 30 after soliciting the public’s input on plans to undo a 2015 decision by former chairman Tom Wheeler classifying broadband internet as a public utility.
August 30, 2017
By Andy Singer
U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions is reinstating a U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ) program enabling local law enforcement agencies to circumvent state laws restricting civil asset forfeiture by laundering forfeited assets and money.

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