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June 28, 2016

The Tangled Politics of Trump's Speech Blasting "Globalization"

IPI expert referenced: Tom Giovanetti

"Dear GOP delegates: You cannot nominate someone who endorses these positions," Tom Giovanetti, the president of a free market think tank, tweeted, adding, "Trump would turn the Republican Party into the party of economic know-nothings."

May 23, 2016

2016 Election: 5 Who Win Under Trump; 5 Who Win Under Clinton

IPI expert referenced: Merrill Matthews

Both parties’ front-runners in the race for the presidency say they’ll grow the economy, but their plans differ. So from your wallet’s point of view, who’s better for you?

May 6, 2016

Obama Off The Rails On Economy

IPI expert referenced: Tom Giovanetti

While Obama can talk the bark off a banyan tree, he cannot make Americans hallucinate prosperity. Obama is the only U.S. chief executivein history not to preside over even one year with 3 percent GDP growth, as the Institute for Policy Innovation’s Tom Giovanetti observes.

February 3, 2016

Brady Briefing: Ways & Means Important to Texas, U.S.

IPI expert referenced: Tom Giovanetti

Tom Giovanetti, president of the freedom-oriented IPI, recently wrote “Now that Texas Republican Kevin Brady chairs the Ways & Means Committee, he will have more to say about the details of any eventual tax reform than will the future president. So what really matters is Brady’s priorities…and they are encouraging”.

December 16, 2015

If Donald Trump Was President, Here’s What Would Happen to the U.S. Economy

IPI expert referenced: Merrill Matthews

There's no denying Trump has done a good job of making himself rich -- he's worth somewhere between $4.5 billion and $10 billion, depending who you ask . Can he make the rest of America rich, too?

November 10, 2015

If Donald Trump Becomes President, 6 Stocks to Buy

IPI expert referenced: Merrill Matthews

If Donald Trump were successful, multinationals like Apple, Google, they wouldn't have to try to use the tax system to hide their profits in other countries, IPI's Merrill Matthews tells The Street's Emily Stewart.

September 10, 2015

Obama Takes A Swipe At His Own Recovery

IPI expert referenced: Tom Giovanetti

During August, the Labor Department said another 261,000 people permanently dropped out of the labor force. "That's a net loss of 88,000 jobs, not an increase, " according to IPI President Tom Giovanetti. The labor force participation rate has been stuck for three months at its lowest rate since 1977, Giovanetti asserted. "That's not good news — that's a disaster, " he said.

March 27, 2015

Section 179 Reinstatement Good, But Clarity Is Better

IPI expert referenced: Tom Giovanetti

A federal policy think-tank this week released a new document detailing the impacts of tax uncertainty on the ag sector, including the "will they or won't they" nature of Section 179 reinstatement. In commentary on Section 179 and ag tax issues, IPI President Tom Giovanetti says Congress' latest move on the 2014 expensing provision was essentially too little too late.

October 22, 2014

All Quiet, Too Quiet, In Allocation Nation

IPI expert referenced: Merrill Matthews

IPI's Merrill Matthews analyzed 2013 Census Bureau data and Affordable Care Act figures and concluded that about 52 percent of American households receive benefits from one or more government programs. These figures cut through Democratic spin and make clear that a majority of American households do not pay anywhere near their pro rata share of government spending. This has important implications for both public policy and politics.

September 12, 2014

Standard of Living Improves Thanks to Skilled Immigrants

IPI expert referenced: Merrill Matthews

Skilled immigrants are good for the economy and for your pocketbook.


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