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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.
Taxes
November 1, 2018
Congress Must Reform Its Budget Process, But Not Like This
Almost all Americans agree that the process to pass a federal budget has become more difficult than scaling Mt. Everest.
Government & Politics
October 29, 2018
'First Man': Last in the Space Movie Race
There’s a famous photo of Armstrong after he returned to the lunar lander smiling the biggest grin you can imagine. Don’t look for it in this movie.
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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.
Taxes
October 8, 2018
When Will the Music Stop? No One Knows, But When It Does the Bill to Taxpayers Will Be Huge
It has been said that economists have predicted “nine of the last five recessions,” or words to that effect, suggesting that the “dismal science” can’t be trusted.
Taxes
October 4, 2018
Abracadabra! Liberals Claim Universal Basic Income Makes Poverty Disappear
In July, Chicago Alderman Ameya Pawar introduced legislation for a universal basic income (UBI). Pawar’s UBI bill would deliver $500 per month to 1,000 Windy City families—no strings attached.

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Government Spending
November 1, 2018
By Barry Poulson, John Merrifield
Almost all Americans agree that the process to pass a federal budget has become more difficult than scaling Mt. Everest.
October 29, 2018
By Edward Hudgins
There’s a famous photo of Armstrong after he returned to the lunar lander smiling the biggest grin you can imagine. Don’t look for it in this movie.
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 8, 2018
By Todd Gabel
It has been said that economists have predicted “nine of the last five recessions,” or words to that effect, suggesting that the “dismal science” can’t be trusted.
October 4, 2018
By Christopher Talgo
In July, Chicago Alderman Ameya Pawar introduced legislation for a universal basic income (UBI). Pawar’s UBI bill would deliver $500 per month to 1,000 Windy City families—no strings attached.
October 1, 2018
By Seton Motley
I know I wouldn’t.  But I wouldn’t jump out of an airplane with a half dozen chutes – all of them already open upon departure.  Leaping out of a perfectly good airplane – ain’t my thing.
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 22, 2018
By Leo Pusateri
Lawyers representing an Ohio schoolteacher are suing the local teacher’s union, claiming the organization is continuing to violate her right to free association after the U.S. Supreme Court’s ruling.
September 19, 2018
By Barry Poulson, John Merrifield
In 2018, all federal appropriation bills (with bipartisan support) have passed out of their respective committees.