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January 10, 2018

Those Drug Prices ... Oh, My Goodness!


IPI expert referenced: Merrill Matthews | Media Hit

It's an issue of bipartisan concern, but what can be done to fix prescription drug prices?

January 10, 2018

Where's the Proof Climate Change Causes the Polar Vortex?


Liberals, the media and even a fair number of scientists feel compelled to reassert that the excessive cold is “the result of global warming.”

January 5, 2018

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


IPI expert referenced: Merrill Matthews | Media Hit

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

U.S. Trade Agreements: Reasons For Restraint


IPI expert referenced: Merrill Matthews | Media Hit

As Merrill Matthews of the Institute for Policy Innovation noted in a Jan. 2 Wall Street Journal op-ed column, NAFTA participants Canada, Mexico and the United States are codependent on energy and benefit from the trade agreement’s tariff terms.

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. 

January 2, 2018

Free Trade Has Been A Boon to Energy Independence


Energy independence for the U.S. alone is still years away. But thanks to free trade, energy independence for North America is within our grasp. A modernized Nafta can help make that goal a reality very soon.

December 20, 2017

IPI Commends Congress For Passing Pro-Growth Tax Reform


IPI enthusiastically commends Congress for finally passing a pro-growth tax reform that represents a much needed reduction in taxes on investment capital and will make the U.S. economy much more globally competitive.

December 17, 2017

How Average Americans Benefit From the GOP Tax Reform


Here’s one way millions of Americans will benefit from the Republican tax reform, even if they don’t benefit directly from lower tax rates: the booming stock market.

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.

 

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