Research & Commentary: Zero-Subsidy Energy Policy
Compared to other areas of the economy, the U.S. energy sector (except for the electricity industry) historically has been lightly regulated and relatively free.
Research & Commentary: The Clean Air Act
In 1970, Congress passed the Clean Air Act, a law that granted authority to the federal government to control air pollution across the nation.
Research & Commentary: “Right to Try” Experimental Drug Laws
The current process for pharmaceutical firms seeking Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approval for new medications is long and arduous.
Research & Commentary: Endocrine Disruptors
Like all other multicellular organisms, human beings have endocrine systems.
Research & Commentary: Virginia Should Require Legislative Approval for Medicaid Expansion
The Affordable Care Act (ACA) allows states to expand Medicaid to cover individuals making up to 133 percent of the federal poverty level.
Research & Commentary: The FCC’s Title II Proposal
The Federal Communications Commission in May voted 3-2 to advance new Internet rules addressing two major polic
Research & Commentary: Rideshare Regulation in Illinois and Chicago
Over the past several years, the popularity of “transportation network providers” (rideshare) has grown exponentially across the country.
Research & Commentary: FCC Plan to Block State Limits on Muni Broadband
Municipal broadband efforts have failed in nearly every place they have been implemented, costing taxpayers millions while tackling a nonexistent problem.
Research & Commentary: State Waivers from EPA Regulation
The federal environmental regulatory system is broken.
Research & Commentary: Ohio Alternative Energy Portfolio Standard
The Ohio Senate took a small but important first step for electricity consumers by voting to freeze the state’s Alternative Energy Portfolio Standard, also known as a Renewable Portfolio Standard (
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