Independent Institute Articles Recent Articles and op-eds from the Independent Institute http://www.independent.org/ http://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rss FeedForAll Mac v2.1 (2.1.0.1) unlicensed version; http://www.FeedForAll.com/ Thu, 29 Nov 2007 11:07:23 -0800 Thu, 29 Nov 2007 11:07:10 -0800 A Model for Making Tax Cuts Work http://www.independent.org/newsroom/article.asp?id=8940 http://www.independent.org/newsroom/article.asp?id=8940 By Ivan Eland; Before President-elect Donald Trump has fully fleshed out his policy agenda, House Republicans are already planning to slam through Congress their own program of repealing Obamacare, repe... Thu, 08 Dec 2016 21:20:02 GMT Can Tom Price Fulfill Donald Trump's Campaign Promises? http://www.independent.org/newsroom/article.asp?id=8939 http://www.independent.org/newsroom/article.asp?id=8939 By John C. Goodman; There are two things you need to know about Congressman Tom Price's views on health policy: he believes in universal coverage and he believes in tax credits. Why is that im... Tue, 06 Dec 2016 21:20:02 GMT Cuban Socialism Should Die with Castro http://www.independent.org/newsroom/article.asp?id=8938 http://www.independent.org/newsroom/article.asp?id=8938 By Benjamin Powell; News of Fidel Castro's death has generated praise for him from numerous politicians on the left. While Castro has a murderous history, wielded dictatorial powers and committed many h... Mon, 05 Dec 2016 21:20:02 GMT Presidential War Is Unconstitutional http://www.independent.org/newsroom/article.asp?id=8936 http://www.independent.org/newsroom/article.asp?id=8936 By Ivan Eland; The Obama administration has decided to stretch the 15-year old congressional authorization for war against the perpetrators of the 9/11 attacks, or those harboring them, to include an il... Thu, 01 Dec 2016 21:20:02 GMT Attention, Millennials: Foreign Election Meddling and Fake News Are Nothing New http://www.independent.org/newsroom/article.asp?id=8933 http://www.independent.org/newsroom/article.asp?id=8933 By K. Lloyd Billingsley; The recent election rendered a surprise result, along with a fair share of whoppers. One will be of particular interest to millennials, regardless of the candidate they favored. ... Tue, 29 Nov 2016 21:20:02 GMT The Rise of Political Correctness http://www.independent.org/newsroom/article.asp?id=8932 http://www.independent.org/newsroom/article.asp?id=8932 By Angelo M. Codevilla; "emComrade, your statement is factually incorrect."/em em"Yes, it is. But it is politically correct."/em The notion of political correctn... Mon, 28 Nov 2016 21:20:02 GMT Shocker: Republicans May Not Repeal Obamacare http://www.independent.org/newsroom/article.asp?id=8935 http://www.independent.org/newsroom/article.asp?id=8935 By John C. Goodman; Virtually every Republican member of Congress who has been interviewed on TV has assured the national viewing audience that a top priority come January will be to repeal Obamacare. They m... Thu, 24 Nov 2016 21:20:02 GMT Electoral College Is a Modern-Day Travesty for the World's Greatest Democracy http://www.independent.org/newsroom/article.asp?id=8937 http://www.independent.org/newsroom/article.asp?id=8937 By Ivan Eland; Most Americans voted for Hillary Clinton, but Donald Trump will be the next President of the United States. It's the second time in the last 16 years, in a country purporting to be t... Tue, 22 Nov 2016 21:20:02 GMT Is It Time to Deregulate All Electric Utilities? http://www.independent.org/newsroom/article.asp?id=8931 http://www.independent.org/newsroom/article.asp?id=8931 By Andrew N. Kleit; Today's modern society requires a reliable electricity system. Anyone who has lived through a major blackout, such as occurred in the Northeast in 2003, knows that when the lights go... Mon, 21 Nov 2016 21:20:02 GMT Economy-Boosting Tax Reform May Finally Be in Sight http://www.independent.org/newsroom/article.asp?id=8930 http://www.independent.org/newsroom/article.asp?id=8930 By William F. Shughart II; After a nearly six-week recess, Congress returned this week for a brief lame-duck session to wrap up final legislative items on its plate before adjourning for the year. The top priority ... Mon, 21 Nov 2016 21:20:02 GMT