Daily Policy Digest

Why the "Rich" Can Get Richer Faster than the "Poor"

When low-income individuals move into higher income brackets, their newfound wealth is reflected in the upper income brackets that they reach, not in the lower income brackets that they leave behind...

A Case More Important than Hobby Lobby?

A case soon to be decided by the D.C. Circuit Court of Appeals could pose a fundamental challenge to Obamacare...

North Carolina's Unemployment Benefit Experiment

North Carolina reduced its unemployment-insurance benefits and quit the federal extended-benefits unemployment program last year...

Permanently Banning the Internet Tax

The federal ban on state internet taxation is set to expire on October 31, 2014...

The Consequences of the "Great Society"

In the 50 years since the onset of the "Great Society," the United States has spent nearly $22 trillion and implemented 80 welfare programs...

Problems in Latest Jobs Report

While 2.15 million Americans gained jobs in June, even more -- 2.35 million -- dropped out of the labor force altogether...

California Should Learn from Texas' Example

Three of the five fastest-growing American cities, and seven out of the top 15, are in Texas...

Government Spending Tax Dollars on Social Media

In 2013, the U.S. State Department spent $630,000 purchasing Facebook "likes"...

Illegal Immigration May Lead to Public Health Crisis

While legal immigrants are not allowed admission to the United States for certain health reasons, illegal immigrants are not prescreened and can carry disease...

Biased White House Medicaid Expansion Report

A new White House report on state Medicaid expansion says that expanding Medicaid would benefit public health, state budgets and the economy...


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