Daily Policy Digest
|Believe it or Not, the Republican Obamacare Replacement Plan Might Come Together
One of proposed Republican reforms for Obamacare will almost certainly be refundable tax credits to finance health care for those who do not have employer-based benefits
|Please Depersonalize School System Failure
One major barrier to transformational school system change is the widespread tendency to personalize school system failure...
|The Benefits of Intellectual Property Protection
New research published by the U.S. Chamber of Commerce's Global Intellectual Property Center (GIPC) illustrates the benefits of legal protection of intellectual property...
|Today in STEM: International Day of Women and Girls in Science
February 11th is now celebrated as the United Nations' International Day of Women and Girls in Science...
|Obamacare and the Tragedy of the Healthcare Commons
Obamacare increases the Tragedy of the Healthcare Commons through regulations designed to increase cross-subsidies rather than empower individuals to better manage their own medical needs...
|The Real Significance of Clinton's Email Server
If "special access" information showed up in those unclassified emails, that exposes some of the most closely held national security data out there...
|Supreme Court Votes Against Clean Air Act
The U.S. Supreme Court vote Tuesday dealt a major blow to the Environmental Protection Agency's Clean Air Act...
|Congressional GOP Budget Hits Reality Hard
The Congressional Budget Office's recent budget update revealed a dramatic deterioration in the federal government's finances...
|Causes of the 2008 Financial Crisis
Experts point to a variety of issues that likely caused the 2008 financial crisis, such as modern banking practices, unethical behavior or government policy...
|Another $4 billion Lost to Federal Computer Science for All
President Obama's "Computer Science for All" (CS for All) initiative wastes another $4 billion, increases the role of the federal government in public education and adds more federal programs...