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
What A Smoking Ban Would Mean For Indiana
While Indiana’s legislature and citizens debate the merits of a draconian statewide smoking ban, business owners are already taking steps to balance the wishes of the smoking and nonsmoking populat
FHA Loans Create Substantial Risk for Taxpayers
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