Recent Research & Commentary

Research & Commentary: Oklahoma Education Savings Accounts

March 10, 2016

The Oklahoma Supreme Court ruled in February the

Research & Commentary: Mississippi Charter School Expansion

March 8, 2016

On March 1, the Mississippi Legislature passed two different charter school expansion proposals.

Research & Commentary: Retail Health Clinics, A Good Option for Patients

March 8, 2016

Access to affordable and convenient health care has become increasingly difficult and costly over the past decade.

Research & Commentary: Kentucky Charter Schools and the Individualized Education Accounts Program

March 7, 2016

On March 1, legislators in both chambers of the Kentucky General Assembly introdu

Research & Commentary: Washington State Carbon Tax

March 4, 2016

A ballot measure currently being considered by the Washington State Legislature could make the state the first in the nation to impose a direct tax on carbon dioxide emitted from fossil fuels.

Research & Commentary: Virginia Should Remove Barriers for Direct Primary Care

March 1, 2016

Current primary care doctors face myriad restrictions and a reimbursement system that is both slow and costly; creating overhead that can eat up to 60 percent of a typical primary care practice’s r

Research & Commentary: Utah Proposes New E-Cigarette Regulations and Taxes

March 1, 2016

Utah is considering three proposals aimed at regulating or taxing e-cigarettes and tobacco products.

Research & Commentary: Georgia Welfare Reform

February 29, 2016

A proposal from State Senator Hunter Hill (Republican - Atlanta) to reform Georgia’s welfare system would implement a cash diversion plan and enact stronger work requirements for some of the state’