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August 17, 2018

CTA: New Tariffs Would Do Billion-Dollar Number on U.S. Economy


IPI expert referenced: Tom Giovanetti | Media Hit

"The primary purpose of the Trump tariffs isn’t necessarily to raise tax revenue, as in centuries past, but to make something more expensive to U.S. consumers so that they will buy less of that item and buy more from domestic manufacturers, who, incidentally, typically raise their domestic prices," says IPI.

August 17, 2018

Trump Pushes the Ethanol Blend Wall


Increasing the blend wall to E15 means more demand for corn, which means higher prices and more money in farmers’ pockets — or maybe it just offsets some of their tariff-related losses.

August 5, 2018

State Needs Good Schools to Keep Business Booming


The trick is keeping an eye on potential challenges to the good news. For instance, education — the training of minds, the cultivation of skills. The news here is less celebratory.

July 25, 2018

Trump Accomplished American Energy Dominance - Then Gambled It On A Trade War


If the U.S. and China don’t defuse this conflict, China’s retaliatory tariffs could hammer America’s booming energy industry, wiping out thousands of current or future oil and gas jobs.

July 11, 2018

The Trade Conflict and Tariffs Will Hit Both Sides Hard


IPI expert referenced: Merrill Matthews | Media Hit

Dr. Merrill Matthews discusses the concerns of those in the heartland who are being hit the hardest by the tariffs.

July 6, 2018

Texas AG on Plastic Bag Bans: Bag 'Em!


IPI expert referenced: Tom Giovanetti | Media Hit

Conservatives in Texas are applauding their attorney general for efforts involving plastic bag bans.

June 28, 2018

Former Adviser Praises Trump for Tax Cuts and Deregulation but Calls His Tariffs 'Stupid'


IPI expert referenced: Tom Giovanetti | Media Hit

In his presentation, titled “Trumponomics: How and Why It’s Working,” Moore said that the heart of “Trumponomics” is growing the economy as rapidly as possible and that many of the major issues facing our country today — including poverty, the national debt, income inequality and education — will be easier to solve if the economy is growing faster.

June 28, 2018

Universal Basic Income is a Wildly Unaffordable $3 Trillion a Year - If Implemented in All States


Under universal basic income, everyone from the poorest to the richest — that’s why it’s called “universal” — would receive a taxpayer-provided monthly income, perhaps $1,000 per month, or $12,000 per year.

June 22, 2018

Can We Think Biblically About Separating Children From Their Parents?


It may very well be government's job to stand between a foreigner and the border, but it is heinous to the American idea of limited government to allow it to stand between a mother and her child.

June 22, 2018

Supreme Court Ruling on Sales Tax Weighs on Amazon.com, Inc.


IPI expert referenced: Tom Giovanetti | Media Hit

It’s unclear how the new ruling will effect smaller sellers, but Institute for Policy Innovation president Tom Giovanetti is in the camp of those that sees it as a big problem for them.

 

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