It’s the Knick of Time for Sta...

Jan 15, 2020 by

As state legislatures kick off their sessions, the Supreme Court’s Knick decision gives local lawmakers a strong...

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Bernie Sanders Is on to Someth...

Jan 13, 2020 by

By Neal McCluskey – Presidential candidate Bernie Sanders is taking the federal No Child Left Behind Act (NCLB), and...

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The Weird Scenario That Pits P...

Nov 22, 2019 by

If Trump and Pence are out of the picture, then Pelosi becomes president. Full stop. But the Senate, even if it removes and...

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Homeschooling, Choice, and Inn...

Nov 12, 2019 by

By Kerry McDonald – Homeschooling continues to be a popular option for many U.S. families as they seek alternatives to...

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No, A Wealth Tax Is Not Like A...

Nov 11, 2019 by

Claims that top wealth has harmful social consequences and that a wealth tax is the appropriate remedy are both misguided. By Ryan...

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Living in a Fantasy World

Nov 7, 2019 by

Austin planners have made unrealistic assumptions about future travel patterns that will lead to misspent tax dollars, increased...

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Want Americans to Buy U.S. Pro...

Nov 6, 2019 by

By Colin Grabow – Jones Act supporters often argue that the law, which mandates the use of U.S.-flagged, U.S.-built vessels...

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Chile’s Success Story is...

Nov 5, 2019 by

Since its free market reforms began in 1975, Chile has quadrupled its income per capita, making it the most prosperous country in...

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More Opportunity Zone Cronyism

Oct 30, 2019 by

Opportunity Zones replace equal justice under the law with differential treatment based on political pull. By Chris Edwards...

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Hot Take: Elizabeth Warren’s K...

Oct 23, 2019 by

By Neal McCluskey – This morning, presidential candidate Elizabeth Warren released her plan, or at least its general contours,...

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Causes of Wealth Inequality

Oct 21, 2019 by

Warren and Sanders say they want less inequality, but what exactly does that look like? By Chris Edwards – Elizabeth Warren and...

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The College More of the Same A...

Oct 18, 2019 by

By Neal McCluskey – If you were expecting big steps forward on the Higher Education Act from the House Committee on Education...

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Aldi’s Owners Gained Riches by...

Oct 18, 2019 by

Billionaires often do more to help the poor than politicians. By Chris Edwards – Elizabeth Warren and Bernie Sanders continued...

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Poll: Young Americans Are More...

Oct 9, 2019 by

Young Americans are more likely to hold negative views towards the rich, support increasing taxes on the rich, and have favorable...

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Big Brother in the Exam Room: ...

Sep 13, 2019 by

Beaver’s Pond Press, 2018 Featuring Twila Brase, Author, Big Brother in the Exam Room, President, Citizens’ Council for Health...

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Homeschooling and Educational ...

Sep 4, 2019 by

By Kerry McDonald – Over the past 50 years, homeschooling has grown from a fringe act to a widely accepted education model...

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Segregation and the School Cho...

Sep 3, 2019 by

By Neal McCluskey – America is, rightly, having a reckoning on race. The nation’s history is scarred by its too-often horrific...

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Why Public Schools Can’t Have ...

Aug 8, 2019 by

It’s not easy to get everybody to agree when schooling is one-size-fits-all. By Neal McCluskey – It’s nearing...

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Prepare for a More Authoritari...

Aug 7, 2019 by

By Ted Galen Carpenter – With the onset of China’s economic reforms in the late 1970s, a widespread belief took hold in the...

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Why Europe Axed Its Wealth Tax...

Aug 2, 2019 by

They raised little money and were a beast to administer. By Chris Edwards – Senator Elizabeth Warren is pushing a wealth-tax...

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