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September 14, 2020
By Samantha Fillmore
The Heartland Institute promotes their upcoming webinar with Uber representatives as well as their previous webinar on governor's executive powers.
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Employment
Taxes
Government & Politics
Constitutional Reform
August 5, 2020
By Tim Benson
Oil And Natural Gas Industries Providing Better Pay, Benefits, Career Opportunities Than Similar Industries
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Energy
Employment
Environment
July 24, 2020
By Tim Benson
Forced Wage Raise During Pandemic Could Leave Hundreds Of Thousands Out Of Work
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Employment
Taxes
Employment
April 13, 2020
By Ashley Herzog
For-profit schools like Lambda are an important alternative to traditional universities that impose a heavy financial burden on students.
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Education
Employment
March 24, 2020
By Jesse Hathaway
Recognizing other states' licenses would remove barriers to employment, says sponsor.
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Regulation
Employment
Economy
March 23, 2020
By Joe Barnett
The Buckeye Institute recommends actions to reduce the negative economic impact of the COVID-19 Epidemic on Ohio's Economy.
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Economy
Taxes
Employment
March 23, 2020
By REA S. HEDERMAN JR., et al.
The Buckeye Institute recommends actions to reduce the negative economic impact of the COVID-19 Epidemic on Ohio's Economy.
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Economy
Employment
February 28, 2020
By Christina Stacy et al.
Low-income Americans using federal housing assistance don't live where there are jobs for them.
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Government Spending
Employment
February 21, 2020
By Matthew Glans
In this Research & Commentary, Matthew Glans examines a new bill in Florida that would expand the scope of practice of advanced practice registered nurses.
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Health Care
Employment
January 31, 2020
By Heartland Staff
Access to steady employment is necessary to reduce recidivism, but Pennsylvania, like many states, has made it exceedingly difficult for ex-felons to reenter the workforce.
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Regulation
Employment
January 29, 2020
By Matthew Glans
In this Policy Tip Sheet, Matthew Glans discusses how minimum wage laws create unintended consequences that can actually inflict more harm than good.
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Employment
December 27, 2019
By Juliana Knot
Overall, more people are employed, and they are working more hours on the job, the Census Bureau reports.
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Employment
Economy
December 11, 2019
By Bonner R. Cohen
A.B. 5 is expected to affect up to one million contract workers statewide and upend the business models of ridesharing platforms such as Uber and Lyft.
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Employment
Regulation
November 26, 2019
By Heartland Staff
Legislation would prevent boards and commissions from automatically denying licenses based on criminal histories, but the Commonwealth should further reform some burdensome regulations imposed on certain occupations.
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Regulation
Employment
November 14, 2019
By Christopher Talgo
The booming economy is the primary driver of the dramatic decrease.
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Employment
Entitlements
Government Spending
Economy
November 10, 2019
By Ashley Bateman
Currently, the private sector is largely excluded from creating certified apprenticeship programs, which are led by unions and local and state government entities.
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Employment
Education
October 14, 2019
By Bonner R. Cohen
The Protecting the Right to Organize (PRO) Act working its way through Congress.
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Employment
October 4, 2019
By Bureau of Labor Statistics
The unemployment rate declined to 3.5 percent in September 2019.
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Employment
Economy
September 10, 2019
By JESSICA SEMEGA, et al.
The poverty rate is the lowest in more than a decade.
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Economy
Entitlements
Employment
August 27, 2019
By Trey Kovacs et al.
Competitive Enterprise Institute: Union Wish List Bill Would Harm Workers and the Economy
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Employment
Law
Regulation
August 16, 2019
By Owen Macaulay
Smaller cities in the United States are growing much more quickly than large ones, reversing a trend earlier in the 2010-2019 decade.
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Economy
Employment
August 15, 2019
By Edward Hudgins
The U.S. Department of Labor proposes a rule to expand access to apprenticeships.
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Education
Employment
August 5, 2019
By Bonner R. Cohen
The new law covers a wide array of professions, including health care, dentistry, construction, real estate, cosmetology, teaching, accounting, engineering, and embalming.
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Regulation
Employment
August 1, 2019
By Owen Macaulay
A proposed law would allow striking workers to collect unemployment benefits even though they have jobs at which they are not working.
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Employment
July 29, 2019
By U.S. Department of Labor
Expands access to affordable quality retirement saving options for Americans working in small and mid-sized businesses.
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Employment
Economy
July 19, 2019
By Matthew Glans
In this Policy Tip Sheet, Matthew Glans examines how overly stringent licensing rules have contributed to the growing doctor shortage and how states can reform these rules.
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Health Care
Employment
July 8, 2019
By Congressional Budget Office
This CBO Report estimates the employment and Income Effects of a $15 minimum wage.
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Economy
Employment
June 25, 2019
By U.S. Department of Labor
Establishes a process for recognizing Standards Recognition Entities (SREs), which will in turn recognize Industry-Recognized Apprenticeship Programs (Industry Programs).
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Employment
Education
June 7, 2019
By Bonner R. Cohen
The Trump administration is appealing rulings by a federal court that have blocked the implementation of Medicaid work requirements in Kentucky and found a similar program already in place in Arkansas violates federal law.
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Entitlements
Employment
Government Spending
June 4, 2019
By Matthew Glans
In this Research & Commentary, Matthew Glans examines a series of bills in Michigan that would increase transparency requirements on licensing authorities and limit the ability of licensing agencies to deny a license for a past criminal offense.
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Employment
Regulation
May 16, 2019
By Matthew Glans
In this Research & Commentary, Matthew Glans examines a bill in Texas that would end the use of student loan default or breach of a student loan repayment or scholarship as grounds for nonrenewal of a professional or occupational license.
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Employment
May 10, 2019
By Matthew Glans
In this Research & Commentary, Matthew Glans examines a bill in Rhode Island that would allow physician assistants to care for patients without being directly supervised by medical doctors, dramatically improving their ability to provide care.
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Health Care
Employment
April 12, 2019
By Matthew Glans
In this Research & Commentary, Matthew Glans discusses a bill in Florida that would either loosen or eliminate occupational licensing requirements imposed by more than 23 professional licensing boards.
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Employment
Regulation
April 9, 2019
By Matthew Glans
In this Research & Commentary, Matthew Glans discusses two proposed bills in Washington that would allow dental therapists to practice as mid-level providers.
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Health Care
Employment
April 1, 2019
By Matthew Glans
In this Research & Commentary, Matthew Glans examine two bills being considered in the Wisconsin General Assembly that would provide for the licensure of dental therapists.
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Health Care
Employment
March 27, 2019
By U.S. District Judge James E. Boasberg
U.S. District Court Decision in Gresham v. Azar
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Government Spending
Entitlements
Employment
March 27, 2019
By U.S. District Judge James E. Boasberg
U.S. District Court Decision in Stewart v. Azar
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Entitlements
Employment
March 15, 2019
By Matthew Glans
In this Research & Commentary, Matthew Glans examines two bills advancing through the Georgia legislature that would expand the scope of telehealth services by allowing providers in other states to deliver virtual care and creating payment parity.
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Health Care
Employment
March 15, 2019
By Matthew Glans
In this Research & Commentary, Matthew Glans discusses two proposed bills in Florida that would allow dental therapists to practice as mid-level providers.
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Health Care
Employment
February 26, 2019
By Matthew Glans
In this Research & Commentary, Matthew Glans examines a new proposed law in Idaho that would allow the Idaho Board of Dentistry to license dental therapists, a reform that could help address the state's dental health shortage.
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Health Care
Employment
 

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