In this Policy Analysis, the authors argues that American representative government suffers from the handicap of a largely uncompetitive political system.
In this Policy Analysis, the authors writes that the No Child Left Behind Act (NCLB) directly contradicts the principles of an “ownership society,” which the administration is promoting in areas su
In this Policy Analysis for CATO, the author contends that President Bush has presided over the largest overall increase in inflation-adjusted federal spending since Lyndon B. Johnson.
In this Policy Analysis, Marie Gryphon contends that in the wake of the Supreme Court’s recent decision to uphold university admissions preferences, affirmative action remains a deeply divisiv
The realities of national health insurance documented in this paper--waiting lines, rationing, lack of cutting-edge medical technology, restricted access to the latest precription drugs
In this Policy Analysis, the author notes for CATO that the Fifth Amendment and most state constitutions prohibit government from condemning private property except for a “public use.” Traditionall
In this Policy Analysis, Lawrence White writes that the Federal National Mortgage Association (Fannie Mae) and the Federal Home Loan Mortgage Corporation (Freddie Mac) are the two dominant entities
In this Policy analysis, Zeigler contends that in 1996 the Personal Responsibility and Work Opportunity Reconciliation Act was signed into law, and the nation waited to see if welfare reform would
In this Policy Analysis, the authors write that throughout most of the 20th century the electricity sector in the United States was characterized by balkanized regional and state supply systems wit