Daily Policy Digest
|Hospitals Dominate Health Jobs in November
Hospital jobs, which increased 13,000, comprised over half the growth in health jobs in November, writes John R. Graham.
|Healthy People Needed to Prop Up Obamacare Ponzi Scheme
The Affordable Care Act contains no cost control, writes NCPA Senior Fellow Devon Herrick...
|Teacher Pay -- A Scarcity Issue?
Across the United States there are more teachers than education positions, allowing teacher pay to decrease in order to meet the market demand...
|Redefining Jobs Down: Managers, Salaried Workers and Overtime Pay
In 2016, millions of professional and salaried American workers will be effectively reclassified as hourly workers and eligible for mandatory overtime pay due to a change in U.S. Department of Labor regulations...
|The Politicization of American Universities
American universities have become politicized to the extent that academic standards have been plunging...
|Connected Care Cuts Costs; But Can It Overcome Inertia?
"Connected care" technologies cut costs. Yet, uptake so far has been limited.
|U.S. House Energy Bill
The 2015 energy bill would modernize energy infrastructure, build a 21st century energy and manufacturing workforce, bolster America's energy security and diplomacy and promote energy efficiency and government accountability.
|Technology and Economic Growth in the Information Age
The price tag for sending one trillion bits of information decreased from $150,000 to 17 cents in just 30 years, writes Stevi Knight...
|One in Five Physicians Say No to New Medicare Patients
21 percent of doctors are not taking new Medicare patients and 14 percent are not taking new privately insured patients, says John R. Graham...
|Beneficiary of Billions from Green Fuels Program Files for Creditor Protection
Another renewable energy company bites the dust after taking billions in U.S. tax dollars, writes Belinda Silva...