Big Government is probably bigger than you realize — and it’s mostly not being run for the folks who need it the most.
Maureen Ohlhausen, an FTC commissioner, outlines a step-by-step approach for putting the principles of regulatory humility into action and identifies high and low watermarks for the FTC’s adherence to this approach.
In this month’s political report and her accompanying Forbes piece, AEI Senior Fellow Karlyn Bowman examines public opinion on terrorism—including a comparison of how safe Americans feel under President Obama versus how safe they felt under President Bush.
In this working paper, Paul Kupiec develops an algorithm to approximate the loss rate distribution for fixed income portfolios with obligor concentrations.
Americans are clearly reevaluating their views about President Obama’s stewardship of foreign affairs, and the results are anything but bright.
The original RFRA was a good and just law that had absolutely nothing to do with gays. It was introduced in the House by Charles E. Schumer (D-NY). It passed on a voice vote in the House and by 97 to 3 in the Senate. President Clinton signed it into law without controversy.
Panelists discuss whether America’s nonproliferation negotiations with Iran are destined to end in failure, drawing parallels to attempted US nuclear negotiations with North Korea.
Why do progressives hate Walmart for its low prices and razor-thin 3% profit margin but love Apple for its high prices and 24% profit margin?
Finding a way to pay for additional programs for the poor – such as EITC expansions, child care improvements, and job-training programs – will be difficult without addressing the current spending trajectory for Medicaid and SNAP.
Iran seems to hope the US and its allies will overplay or misplay their hand on the nuclear negotiations, Iraq, or Yemen. Unfortunately that is not an unrealistic expectation.
In 2014, for the first time, more Americans said the Obama administration has made the United States less safe from terrorism than said the administration has made the US safer.