Daily Policy Digest

Economic Issues

What Does the Border Crisis Mean for Health Care?

Illegal aliens have the highest uninsured rates in the United States...

NLRB Ruling Makes McDonald's Liable for Franchisee Actions

A decision from the National Labor Relations Board would hold McDonald's liable for its franchisees' employment decisions...

Unintended Consequences of Child Labor Laws

Trade sanctions limit work options available to poor children, often forcing them into more dangerous work...

4 Million Americans are Long-Term Unemployed

The longer that a person is unemployed, the more difficult it becomes for him to find employment...

Facts About the Export-Import Bank

In 2013 alone, the Boeing Company benefited from more than 66 percent of Ex-Im loan guarantees...

Misleading the Public on the Minimum Wage

The President is using misleading data to argue in favor of raising the minimum wage...

Federal Poverty Measurement Is Misleading

Poverty is a measurement of income below a specific threshold, yet income includes only wages and salaries -- not welfare benefits...

CBO Predicts Increasing Debt As Baby-Boomers Retire

Due to rising health care costs, the average couple retiring in 2015 will have paid $140,000 to Medicare, yet will receive $430,000 in Medicare benefits...

Serial Entrepreneurs More Likely to Succeed in Business

Once someone becomes an entrepreneur for a second time, they are more likely to become an entrepreneur for a third time, and so on...

Why Does Trash Collection Cost So Much in NYC?

It costs twice as much for New York City's Department of Sanitation to haul away trash than it costs private firms...


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