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GOP Issues Blueprint for Tax Reform
House Republicans—led by Speaker of the House Paul Ryan (R-WI) and Rep.
Economy
October 12, 2018
Michigan Legislature Enacts Minimum-Wage Hikes
The Michigan Legislature approved Legislative Initiated Petition 3, an indirect initiated state statute that will gradually increase the state’s minimum wage over the next four years.
Economy
October 12, 2018
Lawmakers Should Demand Reform of Government Accounting Standards
Lawmakers at every level of government currently have a unique opportunity to end the confusion and distortion surrounding the ways governments calculate their finances and report them.
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Economy
October 12, 2018
Rent-Control Question on November Santa Cruz, California Ballot
Santa Cruz, California voters will decide in November whether to approve a ballot measure that would amend the city’s charter to create new government regulations restricting apartment prices and leasing terms.
Economy
October 3, 2018
The Bad Economics of Short-Run Policies
Bad economics can bring about or grow out of bad politics. But the question is, what are bad economics and bad politics?
Government Spending
September 23, 2018
Missouri Enacts Prevailing-Wage Reform
The cost of some local and state government construction projects in Missouri will decrease now that Gov. Michael Parson has signed a bill reforming the state’s prevailing-wage law.

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Economy
October 12, 2018
By Savannah Edgens
The Michigan Legislature approved Legislative Initiated Petition 3, an indirect initiated state statute that will gradually increase the state’s minimum wage over the next four years.
October 12, 2018
By Sheila Weinberg
Lawmakers at every level of government currently have a unique opportunity to end the confusion and distortion surrounding the ways governments calculate their finances and report them.
October 12, 2018
By Jeff Reynolds
Santa Cruz, California voters will decide in November whether to approve a ballot measure that would amend the city’s charter to create new government regulations restricting apartment prices and leasing terms.
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October 3, 2018
By Richard Ebeling
Bad economics can bring about or grow out of bad politics. But the question is, what are bad economics and bad politics?
September 23, 2018
The cost of some local and state government construction projects in Missouri will decrease now that Gov. Michael Parson has signed a bill reforming the state’s prevailing-wage law.
September 22, 2018
By Ashley Herzog
Work requirements for food stamp recipients will be enforced in all 83 Michigan counties after having been waived for 16 years.
September 21, 2018
By Ashley Herzog
New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio approved a package of eight bills targeting Uber, Lyft, and other ridesharing companies doing business in the city.
September 19, 2018
By Jim Lakely
It is quite rich for the previous administration to try now to take credit for an economic recovery Americans can finally feel after years of Obama and Biden declaring a "Recovery Summer" that never came.
September 12, 2018
By Ashley Herzog
Colorado voters will decide in November whether to approve a ballot measure that would replace the state’s flat income tax with a progressive tax and increase taxes on business owners and on individuals earning more than $150,000 per year.
September 12, 2018
By Leo Pusateri
President Donald Trump notified Congress of his intent to sign a bilateral trade agreement with Mexico, as representatives from the United States, Canada, and Mexico continue to renegotiate the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA), a trilateral tra
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