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December 4, 2017

Alarming Medicare Part B Overhaul Plan Reduces Drug Choice, Access


In a new publication, “Budgets First, Patients Last: MedPAC's Plan to Undermine Medicare Part B's Drug Benefit,” Matthews says MedPAC’s proposed changes to Medicare Part B’s prescription drug reimbursement plan would put patients' lives at risk by reducing access to care, especially for the sickest and most vulnerable patients — a substantial segment of Medicare’s Part B drug program.

December 1, 2017

End the Individual Mandate


Ending the mandate would allow people in the individual market who do not receive the taxpayer subsidies to find an affordable policy.

November 30, 2017

Rubio-Lee Tax Proposal Problematic


"Reducing the economic growth effects with a higher corporate rate takes tax reform in the wrong direction," said IPI president Tom Giovanetti. 

November 29, 2017

Pass Tax Reform So We Can Tackle Entitlements Cliff


President Trump has said he wants to tackle welfare reform soon. Doing so is a much easier task if a booming economy has employers scurrying for workers.

November 28, 2017

Legal Challenge to 'Internet Freedom' Draft Faces Steep Uphill Battle, Pai Backers Say


The Institute for Policy Innovation said "threats against the homes and children of federal officials implementing policy are far out-of-bounds and should be condemned." 

November 27, 2017

GOP Waffling on Most Egregious Tax Increase on Americans - Obamacare's Individual Mandate


IPI expert referenced: Merrill Matthews | Media Hit

“And if both the premium and the penalty are considered a tax, the mandate becomes the largest tax increase in U.S. history. And that doesn't include all of the other taxes imposed by the legislation," reported Merrill Matthews in Forbes.

November 27, 2017

IPI Condemns Threats, Racist Comments Against FCC Chairman Pai


"IPI condemns in the strongest terms the appalling attacks against FCC Chairman Ajit Pai and his family that have taken place since his announced policy of returning Internet regulation to the successful framework implemented by the Clinton administration in 1997," said IPI president Tom Giovanetti.

November 27, 2017

Senate Should Reject Overreaching Obama-Era Ozone Rule


Clean air is achievable when air quality standards move us in the right direction while encouraging economic growth protect both the environment and the economy.

November 23, 2017

Trump Banishing Obama's Memos, Regulations


IPI expert referenced: Merrill Matthews | Media Hit

In less than a year, the Trump administration has dramatically scaled back government overreach, Merrill Matthews, a resident scholar with the Institute for Policy Innovation, told WND.

November 22, 2017

FCC: Stand Strong and Implement Sound Internet Policy


The Federal Communications Commission just released its plan to restore internet freedom, which will bring back the historical light-touch framework that for twenty years instilled regulatory certainty and propelled over a trillion dollars in investments in better broadband services for consumers.

 

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