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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.
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.
Entitlements
September 22, 2018
Michigan Reinstates Work Requirements for Food Stamps
Work requirements for food stamp recipients will be enforced in all 83 Michigan counties after having been waived for 16 years.
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Education
September 22, 2018
Ohio Schoolteacher Sues for Freedom from Union Dues
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.
Government Spending
September 19, 2018
Who Needs Bipartisanship Without a Budget Constraint?
In 2018, all federal appropriation bills (with bipartisan support) have passed out of their respective committees.
Government Spending
September 18, 2018
Should We Watch Wile E. Coyote Go Off the Cliff?
For generations, one of the great joys in life has been watching Roadrunner cartoons, during which the Roadrunner always manages to find a way to trick Wile E. Coyote into running off a massive cliff.

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Government Spending
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.
September 18, 2018
By Barry Poulson, John Merrifield
For generations, one of the great joys in life has been watching Roadrunner cartoons, during which the Roadrunner always manages to find a way to trick Wile E. Coyote into running off a massive cliff.
September 12, 2018
By Brandon Best
The U.S. House of Representatives Committee on Energy and Commerce is considering a bill that would direct the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) to stop state governments from misspending funds intended to pay for maintenance of emergency services.
September 12, 2018
By Jeff Reynolds
The White House Office of Management and Budget (OMB) predicts the federal deficit will hit $890 billion by the end of 2018 and exceed $1 trillion by 2019.
September 12, 2018
By Sarah Quinlan
The current structure of Illinois’ government pension and retirement plan may allow former Maine Township High School District 207 Principal Audrey Haugan to receive $7.137 million in benefits—almost 20 times more than she paid into her savings.
September 10, 2018
By Billy Aouste
Week of September 3, 2018
September 4, 2018
By Billy Aouste
Week of August 27, 2018