Legal battles now occurring across the nation between hospitals and government regulators over certificate of need (CON) laws demonstrate why burdensome government mandates should be rejected and r
Hydraulic fracturing, commonly called “fracking,” has created an energy revolution for the oil and gas industries in states such as North Dakota, Ohio, Pennsylvania, and West Virginia.
States across the nation are considering constitutional reform. According to Article V of the U.S. Constitution, amendments can be passed in two ways.
On February 9, the City of New Orleans will celebrate Mardi Gras, a holiday often associated with beads, parades, wild parties, and alcoholic beverages strewn about the sidewalks of Bourbon Street.
Many states are debating making or have already made significant changes to their health care programs, with many focusing on Medicaid expansion.
On December 9, The Heartland Institute hosted its final 2015 Emerging Issue Forum (EIF).
In November 2015, The Heartland Institute published Ten State Solutions to Emerging Issues, an info
According to a 2015 survey released by AARP, formerly the American Association of Retired Persons, a
Happy holidays to all elected officials, our allies, Legislative Forum members, and liberty lovers!