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February 15, 2018

Time to Rethink the Renewable Fuel Standard


If ever a federal program had outlived its usefulness, it’s the government’s support for ethanol.

January 18, 2018

What Does Mark Hamill Know About Title II Reclassification of Internet Service Providers?


IPI expert referenced: Bartlett Cleland

“As far as any effects which consumers can expect, nothing’s going to be different because nothing ever changed in the first place,” said Bartlett Cleland, research fellow for the Institute for Policy Innovation.

January 11, 2018

Comments to FDA In Regard to Philip Morris Modified Risk Tobacco Products


January 5, 2018

Association Health Plan Proposal: Experts Wary of Weak Consumer Protections, Oversight Issues


IPI expert referenced: Merrill Matthews

Merrill Matthews, Ph.D., IPI resident scholar, praised the new proposed rule, noting that it allows small businesses to do what large employers have long been able to: self-insure. “Self-insured employers have been able to avoid many of the state and federal mandates imposed on the small group and individual markets, which helped employers keep down the cost of coverage,” he said.

January 4, 2018

Matthews: Labor Department Rulemaking a Welcome Setback to Obamacare


The Department of Labor’s proposed rulemaking released today would help clear the way for employers to band together in associations and self-insure, and is a good first step in the ongoing but challenging effort to provide employers and employees more flexibility under Obamacare.

January 3, 2018

How Trump's Second Year Can Top His First


President Trump made a lot of progress in 2017—a lot more than many expected. Now the question is whether his second year can top his first. 

December 14, 2017

It's About Time! Restoring Internet Freedom


The FCC has ended the Obama era's net neutrality drive, which means freedom, innovation and opportunity, not government, will once again drive the internet's future. 

December 14, 2017

IPI Applauds FCC Vote Overturning Title II Internet Regulations


IPI commends the FCC for voting today to overturn the Obama administration’s ill-conceived 2015 reclassification of broadband networks as telephone service until Title II.

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

“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.

 

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