May 3, 2018
Congress is working on a new "farm bill" that includes farm subsidies, crop insurance, and food assistance. Most of the bill's annual budget goes to the food stamp program, or SNAP. The proposed bill offers needed reforms to SNAP.
April 26, 2018
Bullying plagues public schools. Youth suicides are up. School choice options, such as Child Safety Accounts, would enable victims of bullying and harrassment to transfer to safe schools within or beyond their residential district.
December 21, 2017
This week's Leaflet examines public pension problems in all 50 states. A new study finds that unfunded pension liabilities total more than $6 trillion across various state pension systems.
December 1, 2017
This week's Leaflet examines a new Heartland Policy Brief titled "Strengthening America's Educational Safety Net" by Carl Brodt and Alan Bonsteel.
November 17, 2017
This week's leaflet looks at fracking bans and regulations across the states.
November 10, 2017
This week's Leaflet examines a study by EdChoice that finds military families favor private school choice programs.
November 3, 2017
This week's Leaflet examines a recent Policy Brief by Robert Natelson on the Article V convention for proposing amendments.
October 20, 2017
This week's Leaflet examine's President Trump's executive order that proposes new regulations to health and insurance programs.
October 13, 2017
The weeks' Leaflet examines the Trump administration's scrapping of the Clean Power Plan
October 6, 2017
The Heartland Institute is hosting their 2017 Emerging Issues Forum and America First Energy Conference in Houston, November 7-9, 2017.