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A Glimmer of Hope for Gun Rights In Europe

Defenders of civil liberties have won big victories against gun control in the United States.

The fight certainly isn’t over, to be sure, but most Americans have… 849 more words

Guns

An Economy of One National - May 28, 2017

What’s next for healthcare? With Dr. Deane Waldman of the Texas Public Policy Foundation.  Dan Mitchell on crony capitalism.  https://aneconomyofone.files.wordpress.com/2017/06/eoone-national-5-29-17.mp3

National

An Economy of One - May 24, 2017

Hour 1: FOMC minutes; Will the Fed raise rates in June? https://aneconomyofone.files.wordpress.com/2017/06/5-24-17-hr-1_mixdown.mp3

Hour 2: Dan Mitchell, Sr. Fellow at the Cato Institute; Destructive, and dangerous, liberal policies; The continued left-wing attacks on Trump… 10 more words

Regional

Welfare, Taxes, the Nanny State, and Supply-Side Economics

What’s the right way to define good tax policy? There are several possible answers to that question, including the all-important observation that the goal should be to… 719 more words

Economics

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Remember, welfare traps people in poverty. It's not a hand helping you up: it's a hand grabbing your ankle and holding you back.

Settled Science and Bloated Government

Dan Mitchell, Senior scholar at The Cato Institute, on Global Warming (Cooling?), the Welfare State and the Carbon Tax.

In the plus column, there would be a tax cut and a regulatory rollback.

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Dependency compared

Dan Mitchell asks which country has the worst dependency ratio and shows how many strangers each worker supports:

And the percentage of people reliant on public funding: 267 more words

Politics