Free College for In-State Arizona Students: Increases Tuition, Helps the Rich

David Garcia, a Democratic challenger to Governor Doug Ducey in next year’s election, already has ideas on how to spend your money. And one of these proposals could get pricey. Garcia took a page out of former presidential candidate Hillary Continue reading Free College for In-State Arizona Students: Increases Tuition, Helps the Rich

Senator Manchin’s Latest Attempt at Curbing Opioid Addiction Is a Very Bad Idea | Cato Institute

In an effort to help stem the nation’s rise in opioid addiction and overdose, Sen. Joe Manchin (D-WV) introduced a bill that purports to solve that problem. The bill would require the Food and Drug Administration to revoke the approval Continue reading Senator Manchin’s Latest Attempt at Curbing Opioid Addiction Is a Very Bad Idea | Cato Institute

Trump Protectionism Protects Some: Cronies

Here’s a letter to the Wall Street Journal: Uncle Sam’s scheme to punitively tax Americans who buy low-priced lumber from Canada is yet another instance of what is commonly called “protectionism.” The term, of course, refers to the protection from foreign competition Continue reading Trump Protectionism Protects Some: Cronies

Less Government Involvement in Healthcare brings Prices Down: Example Laser Eye Surgery

EpiPen is basically early 1900s technology. It’s a syringe containing adrenaline, attached to a spring. During the last couple of years, the price has increased from $100 per device to $600. Even though production cost has gone down to $10 Continue reading Less Government Involvement in Healthcare brings Prices Down: Example Laser Eye Surgery