NCPA: Daily Policy Digest 1-18-2010

National Center for Policy Analysis

National Center for Policy Analysis

Daily Policy Digest

Monday, January 18, 2010

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Taxes

THE RESPONSIBILITY TAX

Why are Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac exempt from the White House banker tax?...

WALL STREET JOURNAL

Economic Issues

SWEET ECONOMY ALABAMA

Is Alabama a dynamic region that the rest of the United States should learn from, ask economists?...

NEW YORK TIMES/YGLESIAS/SUPER-ECONOMY/REASON

Economic Issues

$787 BILLION IN STIMULUS, ZERO JOBS "CREATED OR SAVED"

The U.S. economy dropped 85,000 jobs in December, bringing the jobs lost total to 2.7 million since the economic stimulus was passed and 3.4 million since Obama became President...

HERITAGE FOUNDATION

Education Issues

HEAD START BASICALLY HAS NO EFFECT

The Head Start government-run pre-school program has had virtually no lasting effects on participants, say researchers...

GOLDWATER INSTITUTE

Health Issues

THE BLUE PILL OR THE RED PILL?

When it comes to meds, cheaper is not always better, says Tomas J. Philipson, the Daniel Levin Professor of Public Policy at the University of Chicago and the Chairman of Project FDA of the Manhattan Institute...

FORBES MAGAZINE

Taxes

THE BATTLE OF OREGON

Can Oregon tax its way from deep recession to prosperity, asks the U.S. Chamber of Commerce?...

WALL STREET JOURNAL

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NCPA Events

David M. Walker - Friday, January 29, 2010

David M. Walker, President and CEO, Peter G. Peterson Foundation and former Comptroller of the United States, will discuss his new book Comeback America: Turning the Country Around and Restoring Fiscal Responsibility

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Mitt Romney, former Governor of Massachusetts and former Republican Candidate for President of the United States, will discuss his new book No Apology: The Case for American Greatness

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