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Policy Analysis

October 13, 2022 5:30 am

How the Federal Budget Process Intensifies Partisanship

Budgeting rules were put in place when bipartisanship was still possible. Now the norm is to use them for strictly…
James C. Capretta
September 13, 2022 5:30 am

Heeding the Monkeypox Warning

The latest epidemic shows how unready we are for a potential smallpox outbreak.
Josh Barro
May 10, 2022 5:30 am

Two Cheers for Better Pay for Congressional Staffers

A good institutional move from Speaker Pelosi—but one that could have unintended consequences.
Philip A. Wallach
February 10, 2022 5:30 am

Pre-K’s Broken Promise

A major new study suggests that, far from helping poor kids catch up, preschool holds them back.
Mona Charen
December 17, 2021 5:30 am

Cleanup on Aisle PFAS

The nonstick chemicals that are sticking around—and creating sticky political problems.
Daniel McGraw
September 27, 2021 5:30 am

Marco Rubio Goes Occupy Woke Street

He can’t really strike a blow against wokeism, so he strikes a pose instead.
Jim Swift
September 20, 2021 5:30 am

The GOP’s Misguided Short Game

Refusing to help raise the debt limit—or eliminate it—is an abdication of responsibility and it carries long-term political risks.
James C. Capretta
August 31, 2021 5:30 am

Carter Was a Deregulatory Leader. Biden Can Be, Too.

When it comes to beer and liquor delivery, consumer preferences have evolved. So should regulations.
Jim Swift
August 20, 2021 5:30 am

Conservatives Need to Engage in Climate Policy Debate

Even if you believe that cataclysmic climate change is unlikely, the potential consequences are sufficiently grave to justify prudent action.
Jonathan H. Adler
May 5, 2021 5:30 am

Who Could Possibly Oppose Universal Pre-K?

Biden’s heart is in the right place, but there’s a better way to help families.
Mona Charen