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by | Mar 10, 2017

In his first address to Congress, President Trump submitted a self-review of his first few weeks on the job. He summarized the steps he had already taken and the steps that he planned to take to make America great again….

by | Jan 24, 2017

As Republican presidential candidates, Abraham Lincoln and Donald Trump shared a passion for big ideas, unconventional oratory, and an establishment that discounted their chances to win. Both were surprise victors who won the Electoral College without getting a majority of…

by | Aug 13, 2013

Federal rules hurt businesses large and small. But they may disproportionately hurt small businesses, which bear the costs of complying with them. While the Regulatory Flexibility Act of 1980 requires federal agencies to consider how rules might harm small businesses,…

by | Jun 24, 2013

Our government appears out of control. Worse, our various political biases aren’t letting us see the big picture. House committees recently held hearings featuring IRS officials and leaders of six organizations whose applications for tax-exempt status were stalled by the IRS….

by | May 6, 2013

We often hear about waste, fraud, and abuse in government. And repeatedly we hear politicians solicit suggestions on how to stop wasteful government spending. Each time the results are depressing. Politicians don’t have the political courage to stop foolish spending….

by | Mar 5, 2013

It is finally dawning on Republicans that they have the opportunity to be the pro-immigration party. It took losing the 2012 presidential election thanks in large part to overwhelming Hispanic and Asian-American support for President Obama, but Republicans are now beginning…

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