Increasing federal intervention and the resulting burden of complying with federal programs, rules, and regulations has caused a significant growth in state bureaucracy, much of which has a parasit
The Food Stamp program is one of the largest means-tested welfare programs in the nation.
The food stamp program is due for reauthorization as part of a new farm bill.
A Carbon Tax Would Harm U.S. Competitiveness and Low-Income Americans Without Helping the Environment
Abstract: Supporters of a new carbon tax are using arguments aimed at conservatives (it can be revenue neutral) and liberals (it can help the environment) alike.
The death tax: What does it kill? Who does it affect?
2010 is the only year since 1916 in which heirs to an estate will not have to pay the dreaded death tax. Victory for small businesses?
To recruit and retain the best teachers possible, policymakers should avoid across-the-board pay increases, and focus instead on performance pay by easing restrictions against entering the professi
The benefits of participating in Head Start almost completely disappear by first grade, concludes the only study of the program using a rigorous design, note David Mulhausen and Dan Lips of The Her
Stable families are essential to students’ academic success, especially in a child’s early years, concludes Christine Kim in a report for The Heritage Foundation.