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December 2, 2015
Economic Analysis of Clean Power Plan Shows High Cost, Minimal Benefits
NERA Economic Consulting has produced an analysis of the Clean Power Plan (CPP) recently finalized by the Obama Administration, aimed at reducing carbon dioxide emissions from new and existing power plants by 32 percent nationwide.
Constitutional Reform
August 23, 2016
Political Parties Issue Calls for Constitutional Amendment Conventions
Both major political parties are embracing the idea of using the Article V amendment process to enact constitutional changes, but they disagree on what changes should be made to how the federal government operates.
Taxes
August 23, 2016
Oregon Voters Consider Big Taxes on Businesses
This November, voters in Oregon will be asked to approve a ballot measure that would hike taxes on businesses in the state.
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Energy
August 23, 2016
From Fracking to Flatulence: The All-out Assault on Methane
What is the “biggest unfinished business for the Obama administration?”
Taxes
August 23, 2016
State Agencies Plan Road User Fee Pilot Programs
Lawmakers in several states are applying for federal government grants, sponsored by the Federal Highway Administration, to fund programs to study the viability of implementing mileage-based user fees (MBUFs).
Health Care
August 23, 2016
Government Policies May Drive Doctor Shortages in Unhealthiest States
State medical boards, government-protected monopolies, and jackpot juries could be keeping doctors out of Arkansas and Mississippi.
 

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August 23, 2016
By Dotty Young
Both major political parties are embracing the idea of using the Article V amendment process to enact constitutional changes, but they disagree on what changes should be made to how the federal government operates.
August 23, 2016
By Jeff Reynolds
This November, voters in Oregon will be asked to approve a ballot measure that would hike taxes on businesses in the state.
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August 23, 2016
By Marita Noon
What is the “biggest unfinished business for the Obama administration?”
August 23, 2016
By Seton Motley
And many, many other ways government is stupid, imperious, and an impediment to progress and the marketplace.
August 23, 2016
By Leo Pusateri
Lawmakers in several states are applying for federal government grants, sponsored by the Federal Highway Administration, to fund programs to study the viability of implementing mileage-based user fees (MBUFs).
August 23, 2016
By Ben Johnson
State medical boards, government-protected monopolies, and jackpot juries could be keeping doctors out of Arkansas and Mississippi.
August 22, 2016
By Logan Elizabeth Pike
Aug. 22 marks the 20th anniversary of President Bill Clinton and congressional Republicans’ bipartisan Personal Responsibility and Work Opportunity Reconciliation Act (PRWORA).
August 22, 2016
By Michael Hamilton
The health care industry has entered a brave new world in which doctors spend up to half the length of each appointment looking past their patients at their computer monitors.
August 22, 2016
By Marybeth Glenn
At a speech in Detroit in August, presidential candidate Donald Trump (R) relaunched his to-do list for economic reform if elected in November.
August 22, 2016
By Michael McGrady
The state scored below average in all six of the study's categories rating preparedness to deal with a public health crisis.