Facing a presidential veto pen blocking repeal of ObamaCare, the House is working to defund, dismantle, and delay implementation of the unpopular health overhaul law to avert at least some of its damage in the near term. The Fiscal Cliff deal chipped away at ObamaCare, eliminating one of its programs completely and cutting funding for another. Galen Institute President Grace-Marie Turner discusses the growing resistance to the federal health care reform law both inside and beyond Washington.
It is a popular theme these days to bash capitalism and idea creators as if their abilities to improve their own status somehow harms someone else. This article by University of Georgia economist Jeffrey Dorfman explains why those who bash capitalism and idea creators fail to make their case, with a nod to "Harry Potter" author J.K. Rowling.
Today's political climate is highly partisan. Debates are full of personal attacks, harsh words and complete disagreements. With that in mind, here are ten economic facts that liberals need to learn. By University of Georgia applied economics professor Jeffrey Dorfman.
Opponents of school choice are not worried about children
When it comes to government mandates, ethanol proves, "it's complicated."
Hurricane Sandy has been described as a harbinger of what comes with rising seas: the inundation of coastal cities, devastating storm surges, destruction of coastal wetlands and abandonment of land. The story is simple: Glaciers melt and oceans warm, causing seas to rise.
Full Speed Ahead: Widening the Pathway to College and Career Success
By Dean Alford
Our "flat" world is a global economy in which other nations race to surpass American dominance in every area, including higher education. The c...
The topic du jour on the left these days is inequality. But why does the left care about inequality?
Inoculation, immunization, vaccination: What's the difference?
Over the decades it's become clear that an environmental crisis is the media's baby; environmental progress is an orphan.