Daily Policy Digest

MyRA or the Highway?

The new MyRA retirement accounts are a bad idea for young workers who wish to save for retirement, due to their low rate of return, writes Pam Villarreal...

Obama Tax Proposal Would Reduce Charitable Giving by $9.4 Billion

President Obama has proposed to limit the value of charitable deductions for high-income households -- a move that will have a major negative impact on charitable giving...

An Obstacle to Bringing Jobs Back to America: Taxes and Regulations

Some American companies have started bringing jobs back to U.S. shores, but much more needs to be done at the state level to encourage companies to investment domestically...

Record Number of Americans Gave Up U.S. Citizenship in 2014

A record 3,415 individuals renounced their U.S. citizenship or long-term residency in 2014, according to a list released by the Treasury Department on Tuesday...

ESEA Reauthorization: Lawmakers Should Push for an Opt-Out

Both the Senate and the House have proposed bills to reauthorize the Elementary and Secondary Education Act...

Obamacare's Costs are Climbing, Not Receding

The Congressional Budget Office says that despite Obamacare, 31 million Americans are still without health insurance...

Obamacare's Neglect of the Middle Class

Obamacare subsidies depend on age, income, and location, leaving many average Americans with no help in getting increasingly expensive coverage...

First in Freedom Index

The John Locke Foundation found that Florida is the most free state in terms of tax and fiscal policy, regulations, education and health care policy...

Performance Pay Pioneers

A Colorado school that uses performance based compensation for teachers has seen results in terms of the academic achievement of its students...

The War on Marriage

Great Society legislation ignored and thwarted the most effective antipoverty program: marriage...


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