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November 8, 2017
By Daniel Sutter
EPA Secretary Scott Pruitt recently announced a withdrawal of the Clean Power Plan regulations intended to reduce electric utilities’ greenhouse gas emissions.
November 8, 2017
By Daniel Sutter
Troy Bank and Trust and First National Bank of Brundidge recently announced a merger. How do community banks matter for America’s communities?
November 8, 2017
By Ashley Bateman
A new poll confirms millennials strongly support school choice.
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November 8, 2017
By Jane S. Shaw
A new college ranking system reflects increasing complaints about previous listings as being biased toward the wealthy.
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November 7, 2017
By Edward Hudgins
November 7 marks a century since the founding of one of the most murderous tyrannies in human history.
November 7, 2017
By Savannah Edgens
An organization claiming to represent more than 10,000 current and former Kentucky government employees protested against Gov. Matt Bevin’s pension reform plan on November 1.
November 7, 2017
By Brandi Wielgopolski
Speaker of the House Paul Ryan (R-WI), Rep. Kevin Brady (R-TX), and other members of Congress announced the planned phase-out of the federal death tax in the proposed Tax Cuts and Jobs Act.
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November 7, 2017
By H. Sterling Burnett
A federal judge ordered the Interior Department to immediately begin enforcing Obama era restrictions on the release of methane emissions from oil and gas exploration and production operations on public lands.
November 7, 2017
By Cassidy Syftestad
Parents disenrolled more than 70 children from a California charter school after the school board disallowed them from opting their children out of lessons on gender identity.
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November 6, 2017
By Hayley Sledge
Representatives from the United States, Canada, and Mexico will meet again in November to continue renegotiating the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA), a trilateral trade bloc created in 1994.
November 6, 2017
By Leo Pusateri
Congressional Republicans unveiled the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act, a bill proposing to reduce the number of personal income tax brackets from seven to four, cut taxes by about $1.51 trillion over the next ten years, and make other changes to federal taxes.
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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 6, 2017
By S.M. Chavey
An October report by the U.S. Treasury Inspector General for Tax Administration (TIGTA) concludes the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) improperly targeted political groups.
November 6, 2017
By Charles W. Baird
The Tax Cuts and Jobs Act (TCJA), announced by the House Ways and Means Committee on November 2nd, has generated a lot of commentary on both sides of the political divide.
November 6, 2017
By Jim Lakely
On Thursday, Republicans released their highly-anticipated tax reform bill, which was formulated in coordination with the Trump administration.
November 6, 2017
By H. Sterling Burnett
The United States Fish and Wildlife Service announced on October 5 it will not list the Pacific walrus or 24 other species as threatened or endangered under the 1973 Endangered Species Act.
November 4, 2017
By Ashley Bateman
A bill in the Pennsylvania General Assembly would end the practice of automatically laying off teachers in order of seniority and instead require districts to rely on state evaluations.
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November 4, 2017
By Jenni White
The Iowa state government will incorporate feedback from a student survey to determine which public schools need improvement under the state’s proposed Every Student Succeeds Act (ESSA) plan.
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November 3, 2017
By H. Sterling Burnett
Climate Change Weekly #267
November 3, 2017
By Seton Motley
When Leftists REALLY want to “make a difference” – but they’re confused as to where they wish to do so.
November 3, 2017
By Daniel Sutter
Business groups have long campaigned against frivolous lawsuits.  And yet the problem resembles government’s challenge in planning an economy.
November 3, 2017
By Joseph S. D'Aleo
The 2017 Atlantic hurricane season got an early start with Arlene in April, but the most powerful storms didn’t start to hit until the last week of August, when Hurricane Harvey flooded Texas and Louisiana.
November 3, 2017
By Jay Lehr
LYING is a scary book, but the journey of a thousand miles must begin with the first step.
November 3, 2017
According to a recent poll Americans do not want their government to do anything to address climate change that cost them very much.
November 2, 2017
By Tim Huelskamp, Ph.D., S.T. Karnick, Jesse Hathaway, John Nothdurft, Robert Genetski, Christopher Garbacz, Clifford Thies, Charles W. Baird, Gary Wolfram, Joe Cobb, Russ McCullough
"Time is running out for Congress in 2017, and Americans can’t afford to wait another day for relief from government’s ever-expanding intrusion on our lives and wallets" - Jesse Hathaway
November 2, 2017
By James E. Smith and Alex Hatch
Ingenuity and efficiency are reducing links between economic growth and energy consumption
November 2, 2017
By Viv Forbes
Let’s test the convictions of Canberrans.
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.
November 2, 2017
By H. Sterling Burnett
President Donald Trump has slowed the pace of federal regulations by a record amount.
November 1, 2017
By Teresa Mull
School Choice Weekly #198
November 1, 2017
By Daniel Sutter
Home or small-scale production of goods and services is surging in the U.S.  Examples include YouTube videos, blogging and self-published books, craft beer, cupcakes, and home schooling.
November 1, 2017
By Lindsey Stroud
Burlington Telecom (BT) is a failure and proof that government municipal projects simply don't work.
November 1, 2017
By Teresa Mull
Yvette Felarca is the militant Berkeley Unified School District teacher whose mugshot has been appearing in the news a lot lately for her violent behavior at Antifa-led riots.
November 1, 2017
By Lindsey Schulenburg
Pennsylvania residents suffering from terminal illnesses will be allowed to try experimental therapies yet to receive full approval under the U.S. Food & Drug Administration’s lengthy review process.
November 1, 2017
By Leo Pusateri
Lawyers representing an Illinois state government employee challenging the constitutionality of deducting union fees from his paycheck will present opening arguments before the U.S. Supreme Court (SCOTUS).
November 1, 2017
By Tim Huelskamp, Ph.D.
Quarterly Performance Report Fourth Quarter, 2017
October 31, 2017
By Michael McGrady
Ten American citizens are suing the U.S. Department of Homeland Security, alleging federal border patrol agents violated their constitutional rights by searching their personal electronic devices without first obtaining search warrants from a judge.
October 31, 2017
By Seton Motley
Because the federal government has so grossly exceeded its Constitution-delimited authorities, we pay way more attention to national politics than the Founding Fathers intended or wanted.
October 31, 2017
By Nancy J. Thorner
It should not be a surprise that Democrats are using every opportunity possible to criticize President Trump and members of his administration.
October 31, 2017
By Savannah Edgens
A coalition of political advocacy organizations in Utah is trying to place a ballot question before voters in 2018, asking them to approve expanding Medicaid eligibility in the state.