Scott Gottlieb will fight for patients facing serious and terminal illnesses, because he has been one. And there is no contradiction between speeding access to investigational medicines for dying Americans and treatments and maintaining a rigorous clinical trial process.
The federal government appears to overpay workers with educations from high school through Master’s degrees, but significantly underpay employees with professional and doctoral degrees. So how does the government still manage to hire highly educated workers?
Being on the road affords me an opportunity to exchange ideas with people of varying degrees of enlightenment and tolerance regarding our hopes, fears, and aspirations for American education. This essay is about my recent road trips to three university-sponsored events.
Today, after much speculation, FCC Chairman Ajit Pai announced his intent to repeal Title II net neutrality regulations. Tech experts from AEI’s Center for Internet, Communications, and Technology Policy offer their immediate reactions to the news and weigh in on what this means going forward.
As tensions with North Korea continue to escalate, the Trump Administration is seeking to show that it will handle the crisis differently than the previous administration.
FCC Commission Chairman Ajit Pai proposed that the agency repeal its 2015 decision to reclassify broadband providers as common carriers under Title II of the Communications Act. This move to repeal Title II will be a boon to the internet ecosystem.
Howard Dean waded into the controversy over the cancellation of a speech by Ann Coulter at the University of California at Berkeley — a cancellation prompted by fears that protesters against her will turn violent. He said that the First Amendment does not protect “hate speech”: an extravagantly false statement.
Common narrative holds that China will soon overtake the US as a world power due to its superior economic might. The truth, however, is that China is trailing behind the US economically, with the wealth gap widening between Beijing and Washington. If China’s economy is slowing, why does it feel as if China is encroaching on the US? Former DoD analyst and China expert Dan Blumenthal is available for comment.
Our paper shows that hospitals can, and do, target care based on financial considerations, and suggest that altering provider financial incentives can generate more efficient care.
Cutting the corporate tax rate to 15 percent in a fiscally responsible manner would provide a powerful boost to the American economy. But getting there will require some hard decisions.