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Conservative Think Tank Wants to Reduce US Prison Population - Here's How

IPI expert referenced: Tom Giovanetti

The president of a Texas-based conservative think tank is speaking out against the high rate of incarceration in the United States, arguing that the annual cost to house inmates is not fiscally responsible and that the intended outcome is not the same as the actual result.


Explaining Conservatives' Decades-Long Support for Refundable Tax Credits

There is a reason why Republicans are coalescing around a refundable tax credit instead of direct subsidies for health insurance.


High Risk Pools Solve the Problem of Preexisting Conditions

by Merrill Matthews, Mark Litow

The Costs of Revenue Neutrality


A Three-Step Plan to Save the Effort to Repeal and Replace Obamacare


H-1B Visa 'Impasse' Should Be 'Easiest' Immigration Problem to Fix, Says IPI Chief

IPI expert referenced: Tom Giovanetti

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Why Are Republicans Failing to Repeal Obamacare?

Why aren't Republicans keeping their deadline promises to repeal Obamacare? In this week's podcast, IPI's Dr. Merrill Matthews and Tom Giovanetti discuss the problems plaguing the GOP in their effort to repeal the ACA and what their replacement plan should look like.

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Controversial Immigration Executive Order also Implements Policy Suggested by IPI

IPI recommended biometric entry and exit system in August 2016.

Importation of Prescription Drugs: A Bad Idea

The only people bringing up reimportation are Senate Democrats, who are desperate for a distraction from repealing and replacing Obamacare.

Willing Tools of Russian Propaganda in the Denton Fracking Ban Debate

Lead activists in favor of 2014's Denton (TX) ban on fracking were happy to act as tools of Russian propaganda.

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