Policymakers at every level of government are confronting the cost of fringe benefits for public-sector workers.
In this issue brief, Nicholas Loris writes that an abundant, affordable energy resource, coal provides 30 percent of the world’s energy, 41 percent of the world’s electricity generation and f
The Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA’s) proposed greenhouse gas regulations for new power plants, and forthcoming regulations for
In this backgrounder for Hertiage, Romina Boccia writes that as the House and Senate budget conference meets to decide the fiscal course of the United States, lawmakers should focus on reduci
In this post at the Foundry, Diane Katz contends that government regulation adds needlessly to the cost of automobile manufacturing. She writes: General Motors Corp.
In this post at the Foundry, Matthew Sabas writes that free cell phones for low-income Americans, one of the fastest growing welfare programs in the United States, is—by the Federal Communica
In this post at the Foundry, Brittany Corona notes that the Massachusetts Board of Education has voted to slow the transition to Common Core.
In this post at the Foundry, Chris Edwards notes that the ACA has some bad effects for people and policy.
In this post at the Foundry, Amy Payne notes the regulations being imposed on business from the Obama Administration. She notes that,
In this Issue Brief, the authors write that the economy created 204,000 jobs in October, although labor force participation dropped to its lowest level in 35 years and unemployment ticked up