“Sin Taxes” Are Flawed Tax Policy
More than 20 states are considering “sin taxes”—such as excise taxes on tobacco, beer, and spirits—in order to shore up their budget deficits.
Vouchers And South Carolina School Children
Research & Commentary: Windstorm Expansion of the National Flood Insurance Program
Research & Commentary: April Fool’s Day Tobacco Tax Hike—The Joke’s On States
A 62-cent increase in the federal excise tax on tobacco products, intended to fund the expansion of the State Children’s Health Insurance Program (SCHIP), goes into effect April 1.
President Barack Obama's Cap-and-Trade Plan
Illinois Cannot Afford Governor Quinn’s Budget
Tough decisions are a part of governing, and Illinois’ $11.5 billion budget shortfall will undoubtedly force many of them.
Universal Access Fund Reform
Federal and state Universal Access and Service Funds (UASFs) have become an inefficient and unnecessary use of taxpayer money.
Research & Commentary: The Best And Worst Ways To Eliminate A Budget Deficit
Research & Commentary: The Best And Worst Ways to Eliminate a Budget Deficit
Research & Commentary: Health Information Technology
The Ineffectiveness of Individual Mandates
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