Archive for April, 2019
Medicare Trust Fund Is Running Out of Money

Medicare’s Hospital Insurance Trust Fund is set to run out of money by 2026.

Is the Right to Work “Controversial”?

Presidential candidates Bernie Sanders and Kamala Harris both want to ban the right-to-work laws that some news organizations describe as “controversial.”

Governor Newsom and CARB Queen Mary Nichols Like High Gas Prices

Gas prices in California to go up in July as the state excise tax increases from $.417 to $.473 per gallon.

NFL Draft Drama

Student athletes are money-making machines for their schools, are they entitled to some of that revenue?

Wave of Red Ink Set to Strike Social Security

Beginning next year, the total amount of Social Security benefits paid out to beneficiaries will exceed the amount of money that working Americans pay into it.

A Check-Writing, Wealth Redistribution Machine

When you think of all the ways that the U.S. government spends money, which of its functions do you think tops the list?

Counting the True Cost of Government Monopoly Health Care

Governor Gavin Newsom wants to expand Medi-Cal, the state’s program for low-income people, to every Californian under age 26, regardless of immigration status.

Shampoo, the Sequel

The ban on tiny shampoo will likely provide little if any benefit for the environment.

If You Love Forests, Let Them Burn

Policymakers need to re-evaluate the effectiveness of controlled burning for managing future forest fires.

What Government Doesn’t Know About Health Care

What government doesn’t know about health care can keep you from getting the care you need when you need it.

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