Skip Navigation

PolicyBot

Search our database by keyword or with the filters below.

Search Results

1294 items
Sort  Date (recent first)  |  Relevancy
View  10  |  20  |  40
November 27, 2019
By Clifford Thies
"Mattress Mack" bet a total of $13 million on the Houston Astros winning the World Series, not because he's such a fan, but to cover his business losses if that were to happen.
Tags
Government & Politics
Economy
November 20, 2019
By Richard Ebeling
Who do people consider to be less ethical or honest than either telemarketers or used car salesman? If you said Washington politicians, you’d be right on the button.
Tags
Government Spending
Economy
November 14, 2019
By Christopher Talgo
The booming economy is the primary driver of the dramatic decrease.
Tags
Employment
Entitlements
Government Spending
Economy
November 12, 2019
By Jeffrey Tucker
There is a sense these days, whether in politics or academia, that people should shape their own realities and each result is as valid or real as any other.
Tags
Economy
Government & Politics
November 12, 2019
By Jeffrey Tucker
On Tuesday, Disney will release an amazing thing that no one on the planet could have anticipated 10 years ago: a service that streams Disney programming on the Internet available to subscribers for $7 per month.
Tags
Economy
Government & Politics
October 29, 2019
By Internal Revenue Service
Notice of proposed rule-making and public hearing (postponed to Feb. 14, 2019)
Tags
Taxes
Economy
Government Spending
October 8, 2019
By Daniel Sutter
By most measures of income, yes, but income does not account for the cost of living. 
Tags
Government Spending
Economy
October 4, 2019
By Bureau of Labor Statistics
The unemployment rate declined to 3.5 percent in September 2019.
Tags
Employment
Economy
October 4, 2019
By Daniel Sutter
The Business Roundtable (BR), a group of chief executive officers (CEOs) of some of America’s largest corporations, recently released a statement claiming that businesses have a broader purpose than simply making profit. 
Tags
Economy
September 18, 2019
By Richard Ebeling
We increasingly live in a new “dark age” of economic ignorance, and even stupidity.
Tags
Economy
Government Spending
Government & Politics
 

Over 32,000 documents and resources at your fingertips

PolicyBot is a free online database and search engine operated by The Heartland Institute. It is the fastest and easiest way to find the best work of the nation's leading free-market think tanks and advocacy groups. It's the perfect research tool for students, legislative staff, editors, and activists.