I am the president of The Heartland Institute. For the past ten years, Maureen Martin worked for me as a senior fellow and legal counsel.
In his State of the Union Address, President Barack Obama proposed raising the national minimum wage from $7.25 to $9 per hour.
Oklahoma’s workers’ compensation insurance system is currently the sixth most expensive in the nation and in dire need of reform.
The speech in the attached PDF was delivered by Heartland Institute President Joseph Bast on February 23, 2013, at the Eighth Annual Wisconsin Conservative Conference, Bluemound Gardens, Wauwatosa,
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In his 2013 State of the State speech, Illinois Gov.
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Despite the Supreme Court’s ruling last year that states could not be forced to expand Medicaid under the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act, some states have decided “free” federal money i