Add up all the bad news for Congress and it may be time to start thinking about the once unthinkable: a political landscape where India’s oldest party counts for precious little.
Sugar growers and processors, through the American Sugar Alliance, continue to lobby for the current US sugar program that ensures US consumers on average pay over $3 billion a year more for the sugar they use.
When oil and gas prices are rising, politicians are always quick to blame oil speculators, Big Oil and industry price manipulation; but now that oil and gas prices are tumbling, we hear nothing from Washington.
In 60 seconds, George Will skillfully and eloquently explains why government under both parties is incompetent, and why excessive faith in a government that doesn’t know where to stop is unwarranted and dangerous.
Six charts that show one issue largely missing from the public conversation about economics in America: an honest discussion of the family factor.
How much do you know about the depression of 1920–21 and the rapid recovery that followed? Author James Grant will consider what lessons this unknown history may supply.
Here are four charts that show that young men and women “who grow up in an intact, two-parent family have a leg up in today’s competitive economy.”
Ukraine was not the first of Putin’s revanchist operations. When Russia intervened in Georgia in 2008, AEI’s Dr. Leon Aron feared that Crimea might just be next.
Texas produced another record-setting level of crude oil in August of more than 3 million barrels per day. Thanks to the “made-in-America” revolutionary drilling techniques of hydraulic fracturing and horizontal drilling that have accessed oceans of shale oil in Texas, the state is now producing 37% of all US crude oil.
Experts discuss their predictions for whether the United States will strike a nuclear deal with Iran ahead of the November 24 deadline, and the repercussions of the possible outcomes.
QE is over, and the US economy is better today for its existence.
A decade after we were last graced with Bin Laden’s visage on video, we should focus less on the individual and more on the ideology that motivates them and filling the vacuums in which they thrive.