The HUD Secretary’s outrageous purchase is causing an uproar because of how relatable it is– not its cost. Continue reading Ben Carson’s Tragically Mundane Scandal
But in a lot of ways, libertarians can rest happily knowing that their ideas are winning, even if their candidates are not. Continue reading A Political Future for Libertarians? Not Likely.
If the goal of policy is to promote human well being, then increasing mobility should be a priority for policy makers. Continue reading Human Mobility is Key to Fighting Poverty
Financially and politically, the feasibility of a meaningful UBI program is doubtful. Continue reading Universal Basic Income is Probably Not the Future of Welfare
Has the Affordable Care Act hurt or helped? Continue reading Obamacare’s Complicated Relationship with the Opioid Crisis
Ideological purity makes for better campaign slogans than successful governing strategy. Continue reading In Defense of the Center
Sorry, fellow debtors, but the idea that we’re paying too much interest on our federal loans is nonsensical. Continue reading No, the Interest on Your Student Loan Isn’t Too High. In fact…
The relationship between insurance and health might be more correlation than causation. Continue reading Insurance Coverage Numbers Are Important, But Not All-Important
It’s not clear that public education deserves the full-throated support it recently received from Democrats. Continue reading What’s Up with U.S. Public Education?
The past election cycle displayed plenty of desire to fight, but sadly little inclination for debate. Continue reading The Lost Art of Debate