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Study: Government regulations often hurt, rather than help the poor

There are a lot of government programs that try to help the poor. But unfortunately many other government actions that...

New York’s $15 Minimum Wage Divides and Conquers Jobs

Many were quick to celebrate when a New York state panel recently recommended a minimum wage increase to $15 an...

The High Price of Forced “Low-Flow”

Remember when government started mandating low-flow sink faucets, shower heads and toilets? The goal was to save water and energy,...



Who Makes the Minimum Wage?

It might not be who you think.
The Growing List of Federal Regulations

The Growing List of Federal Regulations

A look at how regulations have grown over time