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June 19, 2018
By Matthew Glans
In this Research & Commentary, Matthew Glans discusses the upcoming Janus decision and how states are reacting to the potential changes.
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Employment
June 12, 2018
By Matthew Glans
In this Research & Commentary, Matthew Glans examines a proposed minimum wage increase in Fargo, North Dakota and the potential effects on the cities economy.
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Employment
June 11, 2018
By Ashley Herzog
Voters in Missouri will decide whether a state law prohibiting forced union membership goes into effect, nearly a year and a half after it was signed into law.
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Employment
Economy
May 14, 2018
By Brandi Wielgopolski
The Kentucky state Supreme Court will hear a lawsuit challenging the constitutionality of a state law prohibiting unions from requiring all employees to pay dues in unionized workplaces.
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Employment
Economy
May 11, 2018
By Arianna Wilkerson
Several states are in the process of reforming occupational licensing laws. Existing licensing laws are unnecessary, causing increased prices, decreased services, and lost jobs.
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Employment
Economy
May 8, 2018
By Clifford Thies
During the Obama years, critics of the administration pointed to falling labor force participation as the primary "cause" of the falling unemployment rate.
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Employment
May 2, 2018
By Matthew Glans
In this Research & Commentary, Matthew Glans examines a referendum that would repeal Michigan’s prevailing wage.
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Employment
April 26, 2018
By Leo Pusateri
The South Carolina state Senate Committee on Medical Affairs approved a bill to join an interstate compact synchronizing licensing regulations governing emergency medical technicians (EMTs) with those of 12 other states.
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Constitutional Reform
Employment
Health Care
April 20, 2018
By Matthew Glans
In this Research & Commentary, Matthew Glans examines a proposed bill in Missouri that would repeal the state's prevailing wage law.
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Employment
Government Spending
April 19, 2018
By Matthew Glans
In this Research & Commentary, Matthew Glans examines a proposal in Missouri that would blunt the threat posed by over regulation by empowering individuals with the ability to oppose occupational regulations or challenge them in court.
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Employment
 

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