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SCOTUS Wayfair Decision Threatens e-Commerce, Economic Growth

In today’s Wayfair decision, the Supreme Court overturned 25 years of its own precedent and decided that states will be able to assess sales taxes on internet transactions, siding with the state of South Dakota against Wayfair and other online sellers.


Where Steel Tariffs Will Hit Hard: Your Gas Tank

Imposing steel tariffs will force consumers to pay more for electricity and to fill their tanks.


Democrats Are Supporting Yet Another Failed Socialist Policy


Trump's Right, China and the G-7 Countries Do Have Higher Tariffs


Just Say No to Russia Joining the G-7


Social Security Isn't 'Going Broke' - It's Already Broke

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Misusing the Congressional Review Act to Re-Regulate the Internet

The U.S. Senate will shortly face an attempt to misuse the Congressional Review Act (CRA) to re-impose Title II regulations on the internet. This approach is ill-considered, and is likely to backfire on its proponents.

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The One Difference Between a Ponzi Scheme and Social Security

In an interview with WAVA’s Don Kroah, IPI’s Dr. Merrill Matthews discusses the critical state of the failing Social Security program, and its similarities to the notorious Charles Ponzi scheme.  

Giovanetti on Criminal Justice Reform, Nonviolent Drug Crime Commutations

"There are many pieces to the justice reform movement," said Giovanetti. "But commuting sentences for non-violent offenders that are far in excess of the crime is a great place to start."

Matthews Talks China Militarization of South China Sea, North Korean Denuclearization

On CGTN America’s The Heat, IPI’s Dr. Merrill Matthews sounds off on last weekend’s Shangri-La Dialogue discussing security in the Asian-Pacific Rim, as well as continued talks between the U.S. and North Korea over denuclearization of the Korean peninsula.

Giovanetti Talks Title II, Wayfair Case on Point of View

Hosting the nationwide, issues-oriented, live talk show Point of View, IPI’s Dr. Merrill Matthews discusses the latest on internet taxes and regulations with IPI president Tom Giovanetti.

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