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March 17, 2017

How the Texas Legislature Can Solve the Bathroom Bill Dilemma Without Using the Words 'Bathroom' Or 'Transgender'


The state of Texas has a compelling interest in protecting its residents against municipal actions that erode economic and social freedom, including municipal do-gooders. The legislature should craft alternate legislation that is at the same time broader and better than the well-intended but wrongly targeted bathroom bill.  

March 17, 2017

Federal Oil And Gas Leases Could Pay For The Republican Health Plan


Republicans need a new revenue stream to pay for their health care bill, and expanded oil and gas exploration could provide much, and perhaps most, of that funding.

March 9, 2017

Scott Pruitt Will Have to Change EPA Policies - And Culture


Scott Pruitt may face the biggest challenge of all of President Donald Trump’s Cabinet appointments because the EPA is dedicated to a cause rather than the public.

March 8, 2017

Will the Republican Replace Plan Sink Into A 'Death Spiral'?


Guaranteed issue is a strange policy to include when the goal is to make health insurance more affordable and accessible.

March 7, 2017

A California Single-Payer Health Care Plan Would Be Great - For Texas


Passing a single-payer law wouldn't only create a fiscal crisis in California, it might create a political crisis.

March 1, 2017

Email Privacy Could Be A Quick Win for Trump and Congress


Congress could chalk up a quick, easy bipartisan victory for taxpayers if both the House and Senate determined to pass the Email Privacy Act as early as possible.

February 27, 2017

Five Cheers For Trump's CPAC Comments On Economic Policy And Tax Reform


President Donald Trump gets five cheers for his economic policy comments made during his speech at the 2017 Conservative Political Action Conference (CPAC).

February 24, 2017

Note To Environmentalists: Not All Fossil Fuels Are The Same


Not all fossil fuels are created equal — at least with respect to their carbon footprint.

February 16, 2017

High Risk Pools Solve the Problem of Preexisting Conditions


by Merrill Matthews, Mark Litow

One reason health insurance premiums exploded under the Affordable Care Act is the law’s requirement that health insurers accept anyone who applied for individual coverage, known as guaranteed issue. 

January 27, 2017

The Future Of American Manufacturing Is High Tech, Not High Tariffs


If Trump focuses on these reforms, rather than punitive tariffs, he'll stand a good chance of rejuvenating American manufacturing.

 

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