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Erin Humiston

March 31, 2015

Lawmakers Should Uphold Consumer Freedom Against Unreasonable Ticket Sales Restrictions

As venues and ticketing companies attempt to monopolize secondary ticket markets, now is the time for governments to address this issue and act to protect consumers' rights.

March 31, 2015

Ease The Storage Crunch, Lift Ban On Crude Oil Exports

The U.S. has gone from asking "Where can we get more oil?" to "Where can we put it?" The US can ease the storage crunch and leverage the energy boom to the benefit of the U.S. economy by lifting the export ban on oil and natural gas.

March 23, 2015

Tax Uncertainty Hurts: Congress Should Not Delay on Section 179

Congress must avoid the mistakes of 2014, when tax uncertainty delivered a harmful blow to the economy thanks to tax policies which were never clarified until the very end of the year, says IPI president Tom Giovanetti in “How Tax Uncertainty Harms Economic Growth.”

March 3, 2015

Supreme Court Challenge Could Incite Obama-Abbott Stand Off Over State Exchange

The U.S. Supreme Court will hear the second biggest legal challenge to Obamacare on Wednesday, and a victory for freedom will likely lead to significant political pressure on 37 states to cave to Obamacare pressure.  Texas Governor Greg Abbott will be one of the targeted 37 governors.

March 2, 2015

Wednesday: SCOTUS Challenge Could Render ACA Unworkable In 37 States

The U.S. Supreme Court will hear the second biggest legal challenge to Obamacare on Wednesday. And while a win for the plaintiffs in King vs. Burwell won’t kill the law, it could make it largely unworkable in 37 states.

February 5, 2015

IPI Joins Conservative Texas Budget Coalition

It's not enough for Texas conservatives to pat themselves on the back about outperforming California, or otherwise coast on our generally low tax and light regulatory environment. It’s time for the Texas Legislature to enact bold, forward-looking policies to further invigorate the Texas economy and ensure that Texas is a powerhouse of growth and opportunity into the next decade.

January 19, 2015

Obama SOTU Tax Proposal 'Pokes GOP In The Eye'

Congressional Republicans should consider an orchestrated, loud guffaw when the president proposes his tax and spending agenda in tomorrow’s State of the Union address.

January 19, 2015

Obama SOTU Tax Plan Targets Job Creators

President Obama will outline a plan to raise $320 billion in new taxes on the job-creating class in tomorrow’s State of the Union address.

January 14, 2015

Giovanetti: Obama Wants to Socialize the Internet

If you like your Post Office and your DMV, you’ll love ObamaNet.

December 2, 2014

Time for Wind Production Tax Credit To End Once and For All

Thanks to the dramatic increase in U.S. fossil fuel production, there is no longer any need for wind Production Tax Credit (PTC) subsidies, and Congress should not renew it, saving billions in taxpayer dollars.


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