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Budget and Deficit

September 19, 2017

Trump Bumps, and May Even Dump, the UN Swamp


President Trump delivers straight talk and perhaps a veiled warning to the United Nations.

August 22, 2017

The Deadly Descent of Obamacare


IPI expert referenced: Merrill Matthews

As the downward spiral quickens, the White House announces it will continue to pay the subsidies and keep Obamacare from crashing until later. Weighing the likely outcome, Merrill Matthews disagrees: “If you’re going to lose anyway, probably best to lose on the side of good policy — and the Constitution — and reject the [subsidy payments].”

August 22, 2017

Draining the Foreign Aid Swamp


President Trump and Secretary Tillerson are scaling back the money we hand out to other countries, and the countries and other hangers-on don't like it one bit.

August 15, 2017

To Bail or Not to Bail (Obamacare)?


President Trump faces yet another health care dilemma created by President Obama and the Democrats. 

August 3, 2017

The Demise of myRA


We can say goodbye to the myRA program. But it won’t be the last time the federal government attempts to lure the American people into bailing out Washington’s unrestrained spending.

July 25, 2017

The Other Addiction Crisis Facing America: Government Spending


We are facing an addiction crisis in the U.S.; elected officials are hooked on spending your money and we have to help them break the habit.

July 11, 2017

'You Dingbats Can't Go Home Until You Do Your Job'


If the GOP leadership were to postpone or cancel the August recess, members of Congress would have time--and a lot more pressure--to accomplish what they promised they'd do.

June 28, 2017

Deducting Taxes from Taxes


Through the federal tax code, we encourage higher state taxes by allowing the deductibility of state taxes from federal income taxes.

June 27, 2017

When Public Servants Become 'Public Serpents'


Federal government workers were allowed to unionize 55 years ago. As a result, they have become the most overpaid, overprotected and underpreforming segment of the workforce.

May 25, 2017

Report Says Bill Leaves 51 Million Uninsured in 2026


IPI expert referenced: Merrill Matthews

The American Health Care Act is now in the Senate’s hands, and Wednesday’s score will inform senators’ work as they draft their own version of the bill, experts say.

 

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