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November 20, 2014

The U.S. Senate Voted to Oppose Freedom


Technology is a tool that can be used for good or evil, to empower the state or empower the people. We must choose continued individual liberty.

 

November 19, 2014

Stopping the Wind PTC Zombie Apocalypse


Congress should pass an extenders package and resolve to move on fundamental tax reform during the next Congress. But that package should not include the PTC.

November 18, 2014

What Obama Won't Tell You About U.S. Carbon Emissions


President Obama likes to trash the U.S. as a top polluter, but by some measurements the U.S., as the world's economic engine, does very well.

November 17, 2014

How Two States Cut Medicaid and Saved Money


States are looking for ways to reduce their exploding Medicaid spending. Two states, Illinois and Pennsylvania, found a way to do just that: by examining their Medicaid and welfare rolls and removing people who don't belong.

November 14, 2014

'Lame Duck' Internet Betrayal?


Imagine the surprise that online customers will receive when the lame duck Senate massively expands government power via the Internet.

November 13, 2014

'Lame Duck' Internet Betrayal?


Imagine the surprise that online customers will receive when the lame duck Senate massively expands government power via the Internet.

November 11, 2014

Obamacare as Metaphor for Obama


The rollout of Obamacare had a lot in common with the "rollout" of Barack Obama's presidency. Both encouraged high expectations, promised impressive deliverables, and tried to reinstill faith in big government. And both utterly failed.

November 6, 2014

Innovation: The Shape of Things to Come


For our innovation economy to flourish, we need a robust, functioning patent system, and ending the litigation treadmill would play a positive role.

November 4, 2014

The Real Culprit Behind Voter Suppression Is Voter Apathy


Voter turnout will likely be low in this mid-term election; only a little more than a third of voters will take the time and effort to vote. But it will have nothing to do with voter ID laws or voter suppression and everything to do with apathy.

October 29, 2014

Reforming Tax Reform Thinking


Comprehensive reform should be the goal, not necessarily one piece of comprehensive legislation.

 

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