James D. Agresti is the president of Just Facts and a policy advisor to The Heartland Institute.
Just Facts is a think tank dedicated to publishing rigorously documented facts about public policy issues.
Agresti holds a Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering from Brown University and has worked as a designer of jet engine components and systems, a technical sales professional, and chief engineer of a firm that customizes helicopters.
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April 16, 2021
The survey, commissioned by Just Facts, reveals that the vast bulk of voters have embraced false and harmful dogmas that accord with their political views.
April 7, 2021
In the wake of the Boulder supermarket massacre and other mass shootings, progressive activists, politicians, and journalists have misled the public about major aspects of these tragedies.
March 9, 2021
The estimated tradeoffs for this meager increase in income is the destruction of 1.4 million jobs, a slight decline in the overall economy, increased inflation, more government debt, and greater burdens on taxpayers.
February 24, 2021
The federal government has passed five laws to address the Covid-19 pandemic and the consequences of government-mandated lockdowns