By Eric Boehm | Watchdog.org
MINNEAPOLIS — For the first time in history, more than half of America’s elected representatives in Congress are worth more than $1 million.Read More →
ALEXANDRIA, Va.—“Politicians and diapers must be changed often, and for the same reason.”
Mark Twain said that.Read More →
By Eric Boehm | PA Independent
Higher costs are likely and higher unemployment is a possibility after New Jersey raises its minimum wage by $1 at the beginning of 2014.
Economists who look at the coming wage hike, approved by Garden State voters in a statewide referendum on Nov. 5, are divided over whether other states, like [...]
By M.D. Kittle | Wisconsin Reporter
MADISON — Throw the bums out.
That’s the general sentiment of a lot of fed-up Americans after the latest Inside the Beltway meltdown — a 16-day partial federal government shutdown that seemed to only prove how little we really need our federal government and how much we loathe our federal lawmakers.
One of my [...]
Health-care exchanges went online Tuesday — well, sort of — the federal government shut down and local registrars have hit a deadline to review voter rolls before the Nov. 5 statewide election.Read More →