Three possible Democratic hopefuls have proposed job guarantee or full employment policies. AEI scholars have long been skeptical, arguing that there are better ways to help the unemployed.
This week on Banter, Dr. William Galston joins the show to discuss his new book Anti-Pluralism: The Populist Threat to Liberal Democracy.
Understanding the House of Representatives requires knowing the kings of The Hill, the Speakers who changed the institution.
French President Emmanuel Macron addresses a joint session of Congress. AEI’s Marc Thiessen discusses the relationship between President Trump and Macron, as well as the political implications of his visit. Part 1 of 2.
French President Emmanuel Macron addresses a joint session of Congress. Experts discuss the relationship between President Trump and Macron, as well as the political implications of his visit. Part 2 of 2.
Thanks to a bipartisan effort, the world’s largest online child sex bazaar is shuttered, many of its executives are under indictment, and sex trafficking victims can finally get justice in court.
New sanctions on Russian elites and oligarchs are a step in the right direction, but if Congress is serious about countering illicit finance, more comprehensive beneficial ownership legislation is necessary.
At a bipartisan meeting last January, President Trump told lawmakers to consider reintroducing Congressional earmarks. This week, AEI’s Gary Schmitt moderated a panel discussing the idea’s merits and drawbacks.
Last week’s school shooting in Florida has exposed the shifting dialogue on gun legislation. Experts discuss how inaction by both parties may be at fault for the recent mass shootings and the resulting protests.
The Senate Midterm Elections are coming up. Experts discuss how these elections could play out, as well as how the issues being presented in the house (i.e. welfare and medicare) could very well influence voter outcome.