Recent Research & Commentary

Research & Commentary: Idaho Lawmakers’ Doubts About the Climate ‘Consensus’

January 14, 2016

On January 2, the Twin Falls Times-News released a highly deceptive story, “

Research & Commentary: Should Alaska Reestablish an Income Tax?

January 5, 2016

The falling price of oil has led to a $3.5 billion deficit for Alaska’s upcoming budget.

Research & Commentary: Illinois PARCC Testing Results

January 5, 2016

The inaugural Partnership for Assessment of Readiness for College and Careers (PARCC) testing scores for the State of Illinois were made available in

Research & Commentary: COP21 and the Paris Climate Agreement

January 4, 2016

The Paris climate agreement, adopted on December 12 by 195 nations attending the United Nations’

Research & Commentary: Tax Cut Triggers

December 22, 2015

States across the country continue to struggle with balancing their annual budgets, plagued by bloated spending and a lagging economy.

Research & Commentary: Kentucky Right-to-Work Reform

December 21, 2015

Kentucky could soon become the nation’s 26th right-to-work state (RTW), and Kentuckians have demonstrated they may be ready to support this reform

Research & Commentary: West Virginia Right-to-Work Reform

December 15, 2015

West Virginia is considering becoming the nation’s 26th right-to-work (RTW) state.