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Alcohol & Tobacco
April 11, 2019
How Government E-Cigarette Restrictions Are Increasing Youth Tobacco Use
Across the nation, lawmakers seem stuck in a tragic game of whack-a-mole. The more they try to reduce youth vaping, the more they increase youth combustible cigarette smoking.
Regulation
April 9, 2019
A Classic Example of Regulatory Overreach
Senate Bill 181 is the latest attempt by special interests to impose stringent regulations on the oil and gas industry. An earlier attempt, Initiative 97, was rejected overwhelmingly by voters.
Economy
March 28, 2019
State Minimum Wage Is Causing New York City Restaurant Workers to Lose Jobs
The minimum wage in New York City rose to $15 an hour on January 1, 2019
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Law
March 23, 2019
Most Washington State Sheriffs Refuse to Enforce Disputed Gun Law
Sheriffs of more than half the counties in Washington State reportedly will not enforce new gun law
Economy
March 17, 2019
Report: Less-Taxed-and-Regulated Metro Areas Have ‘More Prosperous Economies’
less burdened with taxes and regulations, they have higher incomes and faster growth
Economy
March 8, 2019
Pennsylvania Gov. Wolf Proposes Doubling Minimum Wage to $15
“Job loss is the number one unintended impact of minimum wage increases"

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Regulation
April 11, 2019
By Lindsey Stroud
Across the nation, lawmakers seem stuck in a tragic game of whack-a-mole. The more they try to reduce youth vaping, the more they increase youth combustible cigarette smoking.
April 9, 2019
By Barry Poulson
Senate Bill 181 is the latest attempt by special interests to impose stringent regulations on the oil and gas industry. An earlier attempt, Initiative 97, was rejected overwhelmingly by voters.
March 28, 2019
By Sarah Quinlan
The minimum wage in New York City rose to $15 an hour on January 1, 2019
March 23, 2019
By Owen Macaulay
Sheriffs of more than half the counties in Washington State reportedly will not enforce new gun law
March 17, 2019
By Bonner R. Cohen
less burdened with taxes and regulations, they have higher incomes and faster growth
March 8, 2019
By Owen Macaulay
“Job loss is the number one unintended impact of minimum wage increases"
March 4, 2019
By Owen Macaulay
DOJ reverses its 2011 opinion that the law applies only to sports betting
February 25, 2019
By Benjamin Dietderich
Regulations to implement Opportunity Zone tax incentives in the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act (TCJA)
February 19, 2019
By Joe Barnett
States are imposing taxes and fees that raise the cost of gun ownership
February 18, 2019
By Bonner R. Cohen
Michigan public-sector employees are opting out of union membership