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April 24, 2019
The study shows how the cost of welfare fraud and abuse is substantial.
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Health Care
Government Spending
April 9, 2019
By Richard Ebeling
Why is it so difficult to win the case for freedom in modern American society?
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Taxes
Government Spending
Entitlements
March 1, 2018
By Arianna Wilkerson
Wisconsin has an extremely effective approach to welfare that creates jobs, reduces welfare rates, and helps break a cycle of dependency.
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Entitlements
Economy
February 28, 2018
By Tim Huelskamp, Ph.D., John Nothdurft, S.T. Karnick
Opponent of Reform Decried Heartland Institute’s Influence from Floor of State Senate
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Entitlements
Employment
Government & Politics
April 27, 2018
By Tim Huelskamp, Ph.D., Charlie Katebi
For decades, America’s various welfare programs have discouraged low-income adults from working and trapped millions in poverty.
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Taxes
Entitlements
November 16, 2018
By Arianna Wilkerson
Amazon decided to split its second headquarters between two coastal financial and political centers in the United States. Both cities offered the e-commerce giant lavish economic incentives that many liken to corporate welfare.
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Economy
January 10, 2018
By Matthew Glans
In this Research & Commentary, Matthew Glans examines Pennsylvania's efforts to reform its welfare system.
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Entitlements
April 10, 2018
By Tim Huelskamp, Ph.D., John Nothdurft, Peter Ferrara, Charlie Katebi
“Congratulations to Gov. Walker and the Republican legislature for their leadership in passing groundbreaking welfare reforms.” - Tim Huelskamp, Ph.D.
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Government & Politics
Entitlements
March 8, 2018
By Matthew Glans
In this Research & Commentary, Matthew Glans examines a series of welfare reform bills recently passed by Wisconsin’s state legislature that could serve as a model for other states to follow.
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Entitlements
April 25, 2017
By Ben Johnson
Congress sent President Donald Trump a resolution blocking a U.S. Department of Labor (DOL) regulation that prevents state governments from testing individuals for evidence of illegal drug use when applying for entitlements.
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Government Spending
Entitlements
 

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