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February 12, 2019

Obamacare Was Supposed to Lower the Death Rate--It Didn't


Democrats told us people were dying because they lacked health insurance and so we needed to pass Obamacare. Congress did and the death rate went up.

February 7, 2019

Local Governments Want to Expand Broadband--and Their Tax Grab


The FCC is proposing to reaffirm its cable franchising rules, which are needed to limit local governments' efforts to increase their reach, regulations and fees (i.e., taxes).

February 6, 2019

The Great Tax Cut Story


In his State of the Union address, President Trump highlighted an economy that has grown much stronger on his watch, in large part thanks to his tax reform legislation.

February 5, 2019

Venezuelan Socialism Destroyed Its Energy Industry--and the Country


Socialism has destroyed Venezuela's energy industry, which cut off one of the country's primary revenue sources. For some reason, U.S. democratic socialists think that's a good model. 

January 31, 2019

Smart Tech Needs Sound Policy


Innovation continues to outpace government, especially the capacity of legislatures to design sound policy frameworks. The danger is that poor policy will hamper the rollout of smart technology.

January 29, 2019

Well, of Course the Number of Uninsured Is Rising


Yes, the uninsured rate is rising, not because of President Trump's policies, but because of the way Democrats designed Obamacare.

January 22, 2019

President Trump Gets No Credit for Helping Defund Vladimir Putin


We don't know whether there was any Trump-Putin collusion; but we do know that Trump's energy policies are reducing Russia's revenue and making it harder for Putin to engage in global mischief. 

January 15, 2019

De Blasio Offers a Health Care Splash, but Little Cash


New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio wants to provide low-cost or free health care to all of the city's uninsured. He's about to find out just how expensive "free" health care can be.

January 10, 2019

New Congress Must Solve the Internet Sales Tax Problem


Congress needs to create a clear standard that defines physical presence and other key terms, and protects small and modest-sized sellers from the burdens of onerous multi-state audits.

January 8, 2019

Nancy Pelosi: Pay No Attention to Your Fatter Paychecks


Would someone please tell Nancy Pelosi that paychecks are already getting fatter—without her tax increases and redistributionist efforts.

 

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