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May 30, 2020
Government Is Awful at Insurance – and Certainly Shouldn’t Be Rewriting Policies
You don’t want government anywhere near any insurance policies you purchase.
Government Spending
May 20, 2020
China Virus Bailout Coin – Shouldn’t Go to Chinese Companies
There has been much back-and-forthing over who should and shouldn’t get money from the CARES Act.
Government Spending
May 14, 2020
California’s Forecasted Budget Deficit Decades in the Making
For decades, the state that has been dominated by one-party that has been laying the foundation for a budget catastrophe.
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Government Spending
May 14, 2020
Will Utility Bills on Low-Income Citizens Increase During the Pandemic?
At the end of April, Illinois utility regulators issued a call to repeal a pro-consumer federal order, called the Minimum Price Order Rule. Here's what this means.
Transportation
May 13, 2020
PRESS RELEASE: NEW REPORT: How to Fix America's Crumbling Infrastructure - Lessons from Australia
Policymakers should look at how Australia decentralized its infrastructure management to create a similar system in the United States.
Health Care
April 15, 2020
COVID-19 Response Sets New Normal for Big Government
During my last visit to the grocery store, the clerk directed me to the hermetically sealed conveyor belt and, grinning proudly, said, “Welcome to the new normal.”

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Government Spending
May 30, 2020
By Seton Motley
You don’t want government anywhere near any insurance policies you purchase.
May 20, 2020
By Seton Motley
There has been much back-and-forthing over who should and shouldn’t get money from the CARES Act.
May 14, 2020
By Tim Benson
At the end of April, Illinois utility regulators issued a call to repeal a pro-consumer federal order, called the Minimum Price Order Rule. Here's what this means.
May 14, 2020
By Ronald Stein, P.E.
For decades, the state that has been dominated by one-party that has been laying the foundation for a budget catastrophe.
May 13, 2020
By Darren Brady Nelson, Jim Lakely
Policymakers should look at how Australia decentralized its infrastructure management to create a similar system in the United States.
April 15, 2020
By Marilyn Singleton
During my last visit to the grocery store, the clerk directed me to the hermetically sealed conveyor belt and, grinning proudly, said, “Welcome to the new normal.”
April 15, 2020
By Richard Ebeling
In Uncle Sam’s 2020 fiscal year that began on October 1, 2019, it is estimated that the federal government will spend around $4.4 trillion, of which about $1 trillion will be with borrowed money to cover the budget deficit of that amount.
April 8, 2020
By Ronald Stein, P.E.
In these trying times coping with the Coronavirus, and its huge impact on businesses and employment, the younger generations have been set up to pick up some the costs of the defined benefits that their parents and grandparents voted in for themselves.
April 3, 2020
By Daniel Sutter
The CARES Act is one of the few government bailouts that doesn't set a bad precedent.
March 30, 2020
By Joe Barnett
Most state governments have accumulated “rainy day” funds (RDF) which they can draw on during unexpected revenue shortfalls.