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Above the FoldFeb 21, 2019 - 3:00pm
Senator Bernie Sanders (I-VT) speaks at a health care news conference on Capitol Hill in Washington, D.C.

‘Medicare for All’ isn’t the Health Care Reform Americans Want, Poll Finds

Most voters would rather see Congress focus on lowering health care costs than create a new government-run health care system.

Above the FoldFeb 20, 2019 - 1:00pm
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Quick Take: Your Primer on HHS’s International Pricing Index (IPI) Proposal

In America, we don’t let the government set prices, so why would we let foreign governments set prices for us?

Above the FoldFeb 19, 2019 - 11:00am
An employee inspects a door at the Honda auto plant in Marysville, OH.

Not Just a Fender Bender: Tariffs Could Wreck the U.S. Auto Sector

Tariffs on autos and auto parts would put a vibrant, job-creating industry at risk.

Above the FoldFeb 18, 2019 - 9:00am
Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-NY) and Sen. Ed Markey (D-MA) speak at a news conference announcing Green New Deal legislation in Washington, D.C.

The Green New Deal Is a Trojan Horse for Socialism

Climate change is real and deserves our attention. But not every policy to address it can be taken seriously.

Above the FoldFeb 15, 2019 - 3:30pm
The Internal Revenue Service headquarters in Washington, D.C.

The Immortal Misinformation Campaign about the Death Tax

What estate tax defenders get wrong about estate assets.

Above the FoldFeb 14, 2019 - 10:15am
Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange in New York.

3 Things You Need to Know About Stock Buybacks

Lawmakers on both sides of the aisle have recently criticized stock buybacks. Their objections are misguided.

Above the FoldFeb 11, 2019 - 9:00am
Hospital Waiting Room

Why Drug Price-Fixing Is a Bad Idea

In America, we don’t let the government set prices, so why in the world we would let foreign governments set prices for us?

Above the FoldFeb 08, 2019 - 3:30pm

Increasing the Minimum Wage: Focus on Economics, Not Politics

Economic growth is what allows employers to pay higher wages, not mandates from on high.

Above the FoldFeb 08, 2019 - 12:30pm
Soybeans are harvested with a combine harvester in Illinois.

Farmers Take it on the Chin with Tariffs

Farm bankruptcies in major farm states have risen to 10-year highs.

Above the FoldFeb 08, 2019 - 12:00pm
U.S. Chamber International IP Index, 7th Edition: Inspiring Tomorrow

2019 IP Index Shows IP Protections Increase Countries’ Global Competitiveness

IP-driven economies are 55% more likely to adapt to sophisticated, state-of-the-art technology, and are 26% more competitive overall.