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July 26, 2016
GOP Issues Blueprint for Tax Reform
House Republicans—led by Speaker of the House Paul Ryan (R-WI) and Rep.
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February 22, 2018
Medicaid Waivers a Path to Reform
As Congress continues to dither and delay entitlement reform, the Trump administration has empowered state lawmakers to take charge and do what Washington either can’t or won’t do: reform government spending and health care.
Entitlements
February 6, 2018
Entitlement Reform Unlikely in 2018, Ryan Says
Congress will probably not enact entitlement reforms in 2018, Speaker of the House Paul Ryan (R-WI) says.
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Entitlements
February 6, 2018
CMS Issues Work Requirement Waiver Guidelines
The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) issued new benchmarks for states seeking permission for Medicaid work requirements.
Government & Politics
January 31, 2018
PRESS RELEASE: Heartland Institute Experts React to President Trump’s State of the Union Address
“The Heartland Institute has been advising many in the administration on climate and energy policy, so we were certainly encouraged and excited the president promoted his pro-energy, pro-America vision in his State of the Union Address.” - Tim Huelskamp
Entitlements
January 31, 2018
MEDIA ADVISORY: Heartland Institute Expert Testifying on Proposed Welfare Reforms in Wisconsin
“Far too often, welfare programs create dependency on government rather than help people seek long-term self-sufficiency.” - John Nothdurft

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Entitlements
February 22, 2018
By Jesse Hathaway
As Congress continues to dither and delay entitlement reform, the Trump administration has empowered state lawmakers to take charge and do what Washington either can’t or won’t do: reform government spending and health care.
February 6, 2018
By Joshua Paladino
Congress will probably not enact entitlement reforms in 2018, Speaker of the House Paul Ryan (R-WI) says.
February 6, 2018
By Michael McGrady
The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) issued new benchmarks for states seeking permission for Medicaid work requirements.
January 31, 2018
By Tim Huelskamp, Ph.D., Jay Lehr, Peter Ferrara, Frederick D. Palmer, H. Sterling Burnett, Lennie Jarratt, Bette Grande, Tom Harris, James H. Rust, David S. D’Amato, Kenneth Haapala, David Guldenschuh, Corey DeAngelis , Wayne Allyn Root, J.T. Edwards, E. Calvin Beisner, Jane M. Orient, M.D., David L. Applegate, Howard L. Simons, William Briggs, Timothy Ball, Michelle Smith, Gerard Gianoli, M.D., Ronald D. Rotunda, Randal O’Toole, James Wanliss , Yuri Maltsev, Stephen B. Presser, Michael Schaus, Jim Waters, Russ McCullough, Christopher Garbacz
“The Heartland Institute has been advising many in the administration on climate and energy policy, so we were certainly encouraged and excited the president promoted his pro-energy, pro-America vision in his State of the Union Address.” - Tim Huelskamp
January 31, 2018
By John Nothdurft
“Far too often, welfare programs create dependency on government rather than help people seek long-term self-sufficiency.” - John Nothdurft
January 22, 2018
By Jesse Hathaway
Self-reliance and prosperity reforms to Alabama's welfare system would save taxpayers’ money and get people get back to work.
January 12, 2018
By Tim Huelskamp, Ph.D., Matthew Glans, Charles Katebi, Jane M. Orient, M.D., Dave Racer
"The Trump administration should be highly commended for this action." - Tim Huelskamp
January 11, 2018
By Jeff Reynolds
Congressional Democrats are lining up behind legislation that would set prescription drug prices for Medicare beneficiaries.
January 10, 2018
By Lindsey Curnutte
The Alabama House State Government Committee is considering a bill that would prohibit the state’s Department of Human Resources from requesting exemptions from federal work requirements for able-bodied individuals receiving welfare.
January 9, 2018
By Jeff Reynolds
Ahead of a voter referendum on a new tax to fund the state’s Medicaid program, Oregon Health Authority (OHA), the state’s health care agency, disclosed hundreds of millions of dollars in fraudulent and wasteful spending.