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Erin Humiston

October 2, 2017

Matthews Talks Medicaid Block Grants, Preexisting Conditions on Lone Star Politics


Posted by Erin Humiston

On Dallas-Fort Worth’s NBC 5 Lone Star Politics, Dr. Merrill Matthews reacts to the back and forth in Congress over health insurance subsidies and Medicaid block grants to the states in the latest effort to repeal Obamacare. 

June 9, 2017

The Surprising Agenda Item for Texas's Special Legislative Session


Posted by Erin Humiston

In an interview, Giovanetti praised Gov. Abbott's call for special session to include caps on state and local spending, a move he describes as surprising and exciting for conservative and free market champions.

May 23, 2017

Can We Get More Health Care Transparency? (Audio: Interview)


Posted by Erin Humiston

In an interview with Wisconsin radio host Vicki McKenna, IPI’s Dr. Merrill Matthews discusses the problems consumers face trying to price out healthcare services and products.  

May 19, 2017

Light-Touch Regulation and Internet Freedom


Posted by Erin Humiston

On Boston Herald Radio, Tom Giovanetti discusses a new poll showing that an overwhelming majority of Americans favor light-touch internet regulations.

April 27, 2017

Can the Revived GOP Obamacare Replacement Bill Succeed?


Posted by Erin Humiston

There's a new proposal from Republicans for a replacement for Obamacare. What's in it? Can it pass? The WBAP Morning News asked IPI resident scholar Dr. Merrill Matthews.

March 13, 2017

Mark Your Calendars for This Year's World IP Day Celebration


Posted by Erin Humiston

Save the date to join us for IPI's annual World Intellectual Property Day Celebration on Tuesday, April 25 at the ROA Building on Capitol Hill, featuring Senate Judiciary Committee Chairman Chuck Grassley.

March 4, 2016

Trump's Drug Reimportation Scheme Would Open Americans to Huge Risks


Posted by Erin Humiston

“Trump would expose Americans to danger thru large scale reimportation of prescription drugs from overseas,” warned IPI president Tom Giovanetti.

February 8, 2016

Giovanetti Discusses Candidates' Tax Plans on WBAP's Chris Salcedo Show


Posted by Erin Humiston

Regarding Trump’s tax plan, Giovanetti admits, “As painful as it for me to say it, it is too big and too aggressive of a tax cut. It’s an outlier. There is no way to ‘pay for’ a tax cut that size

December 23, 2015

How Did Sen. Marco Rubio Strike A Blow to Obamacare?


Posted by Erin Humiston

IPI's Merrill Matthews explains how Sen. Marco Rubio upset the ACA apple cart by cutting off insurance company bailouts. 

December 1, 2015

EPA Dials Back Ethanol Mandate in Gasoline


Posted by Erin Humiston

Why would President Obama's EPA downgrade a federal ethanol mandate? IPI's Merrill Matthews offers some perspective.

November 12, 2015

18 Months After the VA Scandal, Not Much Has Changed for Veterans


Posted by Erin Humiston

In this video from reporter Jason Whitely at WFAA-TV in Dallas-Fort Worth, Merrill Matthews says not much has changed in the Veterans Administration 18 months after news of its VA hospital wait-time scandal first broke.

August 10, 2015

Tom Giovanetti Gives His Take on First GOP Debate


Posted by Erin Humiston

In an interview with CTV News, IPI's Tom Giovanetti gives his assessment of Thursday night's Fox News Channel Republican debate. "It was a fabulous debate. It showed how much energy there is on the Republican side."

May 29, 2015

Webcast Tonight: Merrill Matthews Speaks At Cancer Specialist Conference


Posted by Erin Humiston

IPI's Dr. Merrill Matthews joins ASCO, the world's largest conference of cancer specialists, tonight in Chicago to discuss the role research and development plays in fighting cancer and why innovation is critical for patients. 

May 8, 2015

NBC Local DFW Affiliate Features IPI on "Denton Fracking Bill"


Posted by Erin Humiston

IPI president Tom Giovanetti is featured in this NBC Channel 5 news package by Denton County reporter Brian Scott calling the passage of the “Denton fracking bill” a victory, saying it reasserts state law and protects free enterprise as well as the rights of  mineral owners. 

April 26, 2015

IPI on 'Lone Star Politics'


Posted by Erin Humiston

IPI president Tom Giovanetti appears on Lone Star Politics to discuss a bill moving through the Texas Legislature that would halt cities from outright bans on hydraulic fracking.  

 

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