What’s Next For ObamaCare

Sen. Lamar Alexander (R-Tenn.) said Tuesday that he and Sen. Patty Murray (D-Wash.) have reached a bipartisan deal that would extend payments to insurers under ObamaCare that President Trump said he was ending last week. The deal would extend the payments to insurers...

Changing The Rules: Texas Environment

Earlier this week, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Scott Pruitt announced the agency will seek to repeal the Clean Power Plan — President Barack Obama’s signature effort to combat climate change. The announcement is the latest of the Trump...

Trump Vs. Outsourcing

President Trump floated a new “economic development” bill to penalize companies that offshore business Tuesday, feinting at a new legislative push even as his tax reform effort has only advanced to the beginning stages. The president talked up a...

ObamaCare Penalties: Who’s Paying?

The majority of households paying the Obamacare penalty in 2015 were low- and middle-income households, according to the most recent data from the Internal Revenue Service. The Affordable Care Act individual mandate requires that Americans pay the individual shared...

Cutting Regulations and Encouraging Growth

Regulatory reform will be a key item on the White House agenda Monday when President Donald Trump is scheduled to deliver a speech on “Cut the Red Tape Day.” The speech will be followed by breakout sessions at 10 federal agencies, including the departments of...

Republicans Push For A Dead ObamaCare

Vice President Pence had something to share last Monday night. He had flown to Birmingham, Ala., to stump for now lame-duck Sen. Luther Strange, Alabama Republican, a day before the state GOP Senate runoff. “There’s good news as we speak,” bragged the ever-optimistic...