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Liquor Sales Ruling a Victory for Texans, Free Markets

In a victory for the Texas economy and consumers, a U.S. District Court judge has ruled against an anti-competitive state law barring publicly traded companies from owning package liquor stores.


Dershowitz to Share Concerns Over 'Criminalization of Political Differences' at IPI Event in Irving

 For its next Hatton W. Sumners Distinguished Lecture Series event, IPI will host acclaimed civil liberties attorney Alan M. Dershowitz in Irving on Wednesday, March 28, 2018. The world-renowned litigator will share his concerns on the current state of political discourse.


Congress Should Not Give Facebook A Free Pass On Net Neutrality


Five Undeniable Truths About Tariffs


Gov. Walker Embraces 'Workfare' and Solves Two Problems


Democrats Propose a Tax Hike

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Five Undeniable Truths About Tariffs

President Trump hopes to make tariffs great again. But economists learned several lessons from the past big tariff push in the 1930s. Here are some of those lessons.

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GOP Flunks Fiscal Responsibility with Omnibus Bill

Congress has signed a $1.3 trillion omnibus spending bill. In a conversation with WBAP Morning News, IPI's Dr. Merrill Matthews says, "If you were hoping Republicans would finally live up to their promise of being the party of limited government and fiscal responsibility, you're going to have to keep waiting for a while."

Giovanetti, Matthews Warn of Negative Impact of Tariffs, Trade Wars

“By imposing stiff new tariffs on imported steel and aluminum, Trump just encouraged U.S. manufacturers to move their facilities overseas,” tweeted IPI president Tom Giovanetti after this week’s White House trade announcement.

Matthews on CGTN TV: Trump in Davos

Merrill Matthews joined a roundtable discussion on CGTN’s “The Heat” to discuss President Trump’s “America First” message to the World Economic Forum in Davos.

Perry in Davos: By Exporting Energy, U.S. Exports Freedom

U.S. Energy Secretary Rick Perry said the U.S. is now the world's top oil and gas producing nation. "The U.S. is not just exporting energy, we're exporting freedom... There's no strings attached when you buy American LNG." This is an important point, and we couldn't agree more

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