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November 30, 2017
By Teresa Mull
A new report finds government schools are failing vulnerable young people and recommends reforms of educational safety net programs designed to help at-risk students.
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November 29, 2017
By H. Sterling Burnett
Over the objections of some of its members, Utah’s State Board of Education (SBE) has decided to review its science standards for the state’s schools.
November 29, 2017
By Rob Natelson
This month marks the 250th anniversary of John Dickinson’s Letters from a Farmer in Pennsylvania — the landmark series of newspaper op-eds that laid out the colonial case against taxation without representation.
November 29, 2017
By Andrea Dillon
Whether the Fourth Amendment permits law enforcement agencies to seize historical cell-site location information (CSLI) from mobile phone companies without first obtaining a warrant from a judge will be determined by the U.S. Supreme Court.
November 29, 2017
By Tim Benson
Pennsylvania legislators have the opportunity to do something remarkable for their kids: Give them a way out.
November 29, 2017
By Isaac Orr
Republicans in the U.S. House of Representatives recently took a step toward ensuring Americans have access to affordable electricity at the flip of a switch.
November 29, 2017
By Jesse Hathaway
Americans have suffered through years of the weakest economic rebound following a recession in modern history. Thankfully, to riff on a popular advertising jingle, “R-E-F-O-R-M” spells “relief.”
November 29, 2017
By Jesse Hathaway
A Pentagon report composed earlier in 2017 and obtained by reporters at The Washington Times in October makes a chilling recommendation.
November 28, 2017
By Tim Huelskamp, Ph.D.
ortunately for state policymakers, there is now an option available to them to help create greater access to high-quality, more-affordable health care without increasing state budgets or the national debt: Section 1115 waivers.
November 28, 2017
By Robert G. Holland
The Florida Tax Credit Scholarship program, which helps underprivileged children find schools that work for them, has experienced a series of notable highlights.
November 28, 2017
By Teresa Mull
Last month was National Dropout Prevention Month. The media has been eagerly reporting that high school graduation rates have reached a record high, though “incomplete or fuzzy” district data makes such claims questionable.
November 28, 2017
By Bartlett Cleland
The Federal Communications Commission just released its plan to restore internet freedom.
November 28, 2017
By Edmund Contoski
Wind turbines are — and always will be — unable to achieve high efficiency even under the most favorable conditions.
November 28, 2017
By Jeffrey Tucker
The end of net neutrality is the best single deregulatory initiative yet taken by the Trump administration.
November 28, 2017
By Hayley Sledge
The Wisconsin State Legislature approved a joint resolution calling on Congress to convene a convention to draft a constitutional amendment requiring a balanced federal budget.
November 28, 2017
By H. Sterling Burnett
A Federal court found environmentalists and community groups lacked standing to challenge the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s decision to modify its guidance determining when transportation projects might violate air quality standards.
November 28, 2017
By H. Sterling Burnett
This cave-in is entirely man-made.
November 27, 2017
By Leo Pusateri
With both chambers of Congress having approved H.R. 1, also known as the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act, a congressional conference committee will reconcile differences between the bill’s two versions.
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November 27, 2017
By Jeff Reynolds
As state legislators prepared for the 2018 legislative session, including 72 lawmakers from 19 states who attended the Balanced Budget Amendment (BBA) Planning Convention, former Democratic Party presidential candidate Hillary Clinton slammed the movement
November 27, 2017
By Herbert J. Walberg, Joseph Bast
The Heartland Institute announced the release of the fourth edition of The Patriot’s Toolbox,