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JULY 9, 2014

Wind’s Future As Key Player in US Energy Likely Just Hot Air (IPI Podcast)

Wind energy faces several likely insurmountable challenges to becoming a dependable part of America’s energy portfolio.

JULY 8, 2014

SoundByte: Who's Responsible for the Flood of Illegals?

Who’s responsible for the flood of illegal immigrants across the border? 

JULY 8, 2014

Growing income inequality? There’s no "there" there. (Audio: Interview)

The left tries to make income inequality the hot button issue of the 2014 elections, but the government’s own key index clearly reports an altogether different story.

JULY 7, 2014

Merrill Matthews on Rush Limbaugh: We've Crossed the Tipping Point

Rush Limbaugh discusses Merrill Matthews’ Forbes op-ed, “We’ve Crossed The Tipping Point: Most Americans Now Receive Government Benefits.” 

JULY 3, 2014

Majority of Americans Now Receive Government Benefits (Audio: Interview)

In the wake of the Hobby Lobby decision, more employers may cancel employer-based health care coverage, plus with the millions of new enrollees in ACA exchanges or expanded Medicaid, we have finally reached the tipping point in which more than half the American public are receiving government benefits. 

JULY 1, 2014

SoundByte: Unintended Consequences from Hobby Lobby Decision

IPI's Merrill Matthews warns that the impact from the Hobby Lobby decision may cause more companies to dump employees into Obamacare exchanges. 

JUNE 26, 2014

SCOTUS Decisions on Aereo, Cell Phone Privacy, NLRB Appointments (IPI Podcast)

This week the Supremes ruled favorably not only for property rights and civil liberties, but also delivered a hefty bench slap on a White House power grab. 

JUNE 25, 2014

SoundByte: Obama's Promises Bring Thousands Across the Border

Latin American children are flooding over the border because of President Obama’s promises, and IPI’s Dr. Merrill Matthews warns, tragically, that may cost some of them their lives.  

JUNE 20, 2014

Ukraine, Iraq Argue for Exporting US Natural Gas, Crude Oil (Audio: Interview)

Russia's decision to restrict Ukraine’s natural gas supplies, plus the new crisis in Iraq highlight the problems with the 40-year federal export ban on nearly all U.S.-produced crude oil and natural gas. 

JUNE 19, 2014

A Tale of Two Internet Tax Bills (Podcast)

In this week's podcast, IPI's Bartlett Cleland and Tom Giovanetti tackle two very different bills on Internet tax: the Permanent Internet Tax Freedom Act and the Marketplace Fairness Act. 



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Pushing Back Against Big Government and the Government Class

IPI President Tom Giovanetti's address at the 25th Anniversary Celebration.



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