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Alcohol & Tobacco
July 9, 2020
Research & Commentary: Georgia’s Vaping Tax Increase Is an Unreliable Source of Funding During Shaky Times
Senate Bill 375 will be crossing Gov. Brian Kemp's desk and would impose a 7 percent tax on vaping products. In the midst of the coronavirus-related recession this may inadvertently harm employment in the vaping industry in Georgia.
Energy
July 8, 2020
Research & Commentary: Repealing California’s ‘Green’ Energy Policies Could Save Billions While Lowering Greenhouse Gas Emissions
Free Market Energy Reforms Could Save Golden State Residents $26.7 Billion Annually
Energy
June 30, 2020
Research & Commentary: Investigation: Colorado Fracking Sites Are Not Increasing Airborne Health Risks
No Health Risk From Air Quality In Greeley
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Education
June 24, 2020
Research & Commentary: Pennsylvania Parents Want More Education Choice Options
Seven In Ten Pennsylvanians Support Education Choice
Education
June 23, 2020
Research & Commentary: Ohio Parents Want More Education Choice Options
Seven In Ten Ohioans Support Education Choice
Taxes
June 15, 2020
Research & Commentary: Missouri Legislators Pushing Internet Sales Tax Would Weaken State’s Struggling Economy
Additional internet sales tax regulations will weaken Missouri's already struggling economy. Despite this, mayors are on calling Gov. Mike Parson to call a special session over this issue.

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July 9, 2020
By Samantha Fillmore
Senate Bill 375 will be crossing Gov. Brian Kemp's desk and would impose a 7 percent tax on vaping products. In the midst of the coronavirus-related recession this may inadvertently harm employment in the vaping industry in Georgia.
July 8, 2020
By Tim Benson
Free Market Energy Reforms Could Save Golden State Residents $26.7 Billion Annually
June 30, 2020
By Tim Benson
No Health Risk From Air Quality In Greeley
June 24, 2020
By Tim Benson
Seven In Ten Pennsylvanians Support Education Choice
June 23, 2020
By Tim Benson
Seven In Ten Ohioans Support Education Choice
June 15, 2020
By Samantha Fillmore
Additional internet sales tax regulations will weaken Missouri's already struggling economy. Despite this, mayors are on calling Gov. Mike Parson to call a special session over this issue.
June 12, 2020
By Coalition of organizations, led by The Heartland Institute
Public Comment from The Heartland Institute and Other Interested Groups to the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission Regarding Our Support for the New England Ratepayers Association’s Petition Concerning Certain Wholesale Energy Sales
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June 11, 2020
By Ben Lieberman
The Renewable Fuel Standard, requiring corn ethanol and other biofuels be added to the nation’s gasoline and diesel supply, is expensive and has failed to deliver energy security, economic, or environmental benefits.
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June 10, 2020
By Samantha Fillmore
Governor Newsom released a revised budget proposal that includes a large vapor tax increase that will harm the tobacco cessation efforts in the golden state.
June 10, 2020
By Clyde Wayne Crews Jr.
Federal regulations act as a hidden tax, often unnecessarily limiting individual freedom and hampering economic progress.
June 10, 2020
By Nicholas Horton, Jonathan Ingram
This report describes the fiscal burden states will face from anticipated Medicaid growth from the recession and congressional restrictions on enrollment control.
June 4, 2020
By Ralph Alexander
Confirms that purported extreme weather events are natural fluctuations around the mean and, per the the IPCC are not caused or exacerbated by climate change.
June 3, 2020
By Christopher Robinson
Even with substantial investments by governments and automobile manufacturers, electric vehicle remain more expensive and less capable of long distance, timely travel than conventional vehicles.
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June 2, 2020
By Jim Steele
The CO2 Coalition of climate scientists released a White Paper analyzing decades of peer-reviewed research on the impact on the oceans of carbon dioxide emissions from the conversion of fossil fuels to energy.
June 2, 2020
By Tim Benson
Residential Consumers Saved $11 Billion, Commercial And industrial Consumers Saved $13.8 Billion
May 29, 2020
By Tim Benson
Post-Common Core Scores Declining Where Pre-Common Core Scores Were Increasing
May 28, 2020
By Tim Benson
Post-Common Core Scores Declining Where Pre-Common Core Scores Were Increasing
May 28, 2020
By Michael Kelly
Plans to decarbonize the United Kingdom’s electric power system lack a basic understanding of physics and threaten to undermine the system.
May 27, 2020
By Tim Benson
Post-Common Core Scores Declining At Same Rate Pre-Common Core Scores Were Increasing
May 26, 2020
By Tim Benson
Post-Common Core Scores Declining At Same Rate Pre-Common Core Scores Were Increasing
May 20, 2020
By Wayne H. Winegarden
California's green energy policies are stifling the state's economy and harming its people.
May 15, 2020
By John Constable
Trying to reach Net Zero carbon dioxide emissions would be economically and socially devastating, trying to push a net zero goal in Coronavirus relief legislation is likely exacerbate the economic downturn.
May 13, 2020
By Darren Brady Nelson
Policymakers and analysts generally agree that much work and many reforms are needed to repair, improve, and enhance infrastructure in America. But how, exactly, should these goals be achieved?
May 12, 2020
Three-dozen organizations have urged congressional leaders to make permanent the reforms the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) made to expedite health care during the COVID-19 pandemic crisis.
May 8, 2020
By Tim Benson
Scores Falling Sharpest For Black And Hispanic Students
May 7, 2020
By President Donald Trump
President Donald Trump’s executive order directs federal agencies develop plans to boost domestic seafood production, in part by reducing regulatory barriers to commercial fishing and fish farming in federal waters.
May 6, 2020
By Tae-Yoon Kim, Milosz Karpinski
The United States and the world needs to ensure a more stable, wider sourced supply of critical minerals to ensure energy progress in the future.
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April 27, 2020
By Rupert Darwall
The imposition of unilateral climate policies on business and industry in Europe will have a devastating effect on any economic recovery from COVID-19.
April 23, 2020
By AnneMarie Schieber
It is imperative that states reopen their economies before damage from the massive shutdowns becomes intractable.
April 22, 2020
By Foundation for Government Accountability
The report by the Foundation for Government Accountability shows how new funding could restrict states from running Medicaid as they see fit.
April 22, 2020
By David Whitehouse
Understanding the 11-year solar cycle is important, not just for the science of the Sun, but also for appreciating and predicting its influence on Earth and its climate.
April 21, 2020
By Patrick Michaels, Kevin Dayaratna
The EPA's carbon dioxide endangerment finding is based on climate models which research has shown to be fundamentally flawed, providing no justifiable basis for enacting climate policies.
April 16, 2020
By Tim Benson
CEJA Would Set Up A 100 Percent Mandate By 2050
April 15, 2020
By Kevin Dayaratna
Like climate models, epidemiological models used to project COVID-19 infections and deaths are grounded in assumptions, many of which about there is currently little knowledge.
April 15, 2020
By Staff
The global warming solutions act will raise energy costs and increase litigation in the state while doing nothing to prevent climate change.
April 14, 2020
By Tim Benson
Mining Expansion Necessary for “Green New Deal” Would Devastate the Global Environment
April 10, 2020
By Paul Driessen
As this paper shows, expanding mining on the scale needed to meet the renewable energy requirements contained in the Green New Deal and other proposed renewable energy mandates would cause unimaginable harm to the environment, wildlife, and humans.
April 6, 2020
By Ben Lieberman
The American Innovation and Manufacturing Act of 2019 would do nothing to prevent climate change but it does provide benefits to rent seekers while imposing large costs on homeowners, car owners, and many small business owners
April 2, 2020
By John Merrifield, Barry Poulson
Just as the government adjusted to a post-World War II economy, the government must design a phase two fiscal plan for a post-coronavirus pandemic economy.
April 1, 2020
By David Balat, Brian Blase
The report reviews three economic studies to determine Medicaid expansion impact on mortality and health outcomes.