Government “help” often has the unintended consequence of hurting those who were supposed to benefit. Just look at what increasing government subsidies of healthcare and higher education have done. Who hasn’t felt the pain of rising insurance costs? Who hasn’t heard of the explosion in student debt?
If you've been following recent congressional spending negotiations, you've probably heard about President Joe Biden's $2.2 trillion infrastructure plan. This is a bit of a misnomer, since the plan would spend hundreds of billions on programs that are not, strictly speaking, infrastructure, though, for the purposes of politics, the Biden administration and Democrats in Congress have decided to call infrastructure. But the Infrastructure and a Bunch of Other Unrelated Stuff That We're Going to...
Toronto company is betting an investment concept that has already proven lucrative in the U.S. will also be successful north of the border
Michael RaineyJune 9, 2021Federal income taxes would rise significantly for high-income households under policies proposed by President
The family of an American journalist unjustly imprisoned in Burma after his newspaper's critical reporting on human rights abuses is urging the Biden administration to take action in order to bring him home.
There is little debate about what President Joe Biden's recent budget proposal represents. The headline figures speak for themselves: $6 trillion in federal spending this year, rising to more than $8 trillion in a decade, with deficits totaling at least $1.3 trillion every year in the process. It's a budget plan that The New York Times—in a news article, not an opinion piece—recently described as a call for "a permanent increase in the size of the federal footprint on the U.S. economy" and "an...
President Biden is reportedly planning on hosting a White House ceremony for the unveiling of former President Obama's presidential portrait, a tradition former President Trump had declined to take part in.
Senate Budget Committee Chairman Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.) said on Sunday that he and President Biden are focused on working families amid infrastructure package negotiations.Appearing on CNN's "State of the Union," S