Research & Commentary: New Study on EPA CO2 Regulations
This summer, the U.S.
Research & Commentary: South Carolina Common Core
South Carolina became the second state in the nation to repeal Common Core State Standards, a set of requirements for what elementary and secondary school children should know in each grade in math
Research & Commentary: Tax Reform in Wisconsin Is Not Yet Complete
Since 2011, Gov. Scott Walker (R) and the General Assembly have cut taxes by nearly $2 billion.
Research & Commentary: Tennessee Medicaid Expansion
Recent moves by Pennsylvania and Indiana to expand their Medicaid programs under the false mantle of being a “free-market alternative” to Obamacare have emboldened some Re
Research & Commentary: College Affordability and Student Loan Debt
Some 40 million Americans have a total of more than $1.3 trillion in student loan debt, surpassing the national total of credit card debt.
Research & Commentary: Nuclear Power
Almost 20 percent of the United States’ electricity is generated by nuclear power, with more than 100 nuclear power units in 31 states.
Research & Commentary: Maryland Renewable Portfolio Mandate
Maryland’s renewable portfolio mandate, also known as a renewable power mandate, requires utilities in the state to procure from renewable sources 20 percent of the electricity they supply to retai
Research & Commentary: Georgia Common Core
On September 24, 2014, a Georgia House Study Committee on the Role of the Federal Government in Education examined Common Core State Standards.
Research & Commentary: Utah Medicaid Expansion Update
As Gov. Gary Herbert’s (R) “Healthy Utah” Medicaid expansion plan awaits approval by the Obama administration, it remains unpopular with many Utahans.
Research & Commentary: Oregon Carbon Tax
On August 14, 2013, Oregon passed a bill authorizing a study of the feasibility of a statewide carbon tax. The study is expected to be presented to legislators on November 15, 2014.
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