fbpx

Latest Posts

Home

Facebook

Twitter

Search
About

In The Tank (ep202) – Craziest Proposals From Democratic Candidates

Hello!

In this week’s edition of the In the Tank Podcast, American Experiment’s Isaac Orr is joined by Donald Kendal and Justin Haskins of The Heartland Institute to discuss American Experiment’s nomination for the “most influential research” award for their study Doubling Down on Failure, for the State Policy Network’s Bob Williams award. We also discuss work from the Cato Institute, The Heartland Institute, and the Tax Foundation.

Remember to vote for American Experiment by clicking here!

OPENING CHIT CHAT
Human Progress – Unskilled Workers and Food Prices in America (1919-2019)
https://humanprogress.org/article?p=1798

Google’s extravagant climate change Camp mocked as party for ‘entitled fools’
https://pagesix.com/2019/08/01/googles-extravagant-climate-change-camp-mocked-as-party-for-entitled-fools/

  

THINK TANK AWARDS
SPN – 2019 Bob Williams Awards Finalists Announced
https://spn.org/2019-bob-williams-awards-finalists-announced/

 

DEM CANDIDATES PROPOSALS
New York Times – What Would Giving Health Care to Undocumented Immigrants Mean?
https://www.nytimes.com/2019/07/03/health/undocumented-immigrants-health-care.html

Tax Foundation – Does Andrew Yang’s “Freedom Dividend” Proposal Add Up?
https://taxfoundation.org/andrew-yang-value-added-tax/

Reason – Mayor Pete Wants to Destroy the Gig Economy in Order to Save it
https://reason.com/2019/07/26/mayor-pete-wants-to-destroy-the-gig-economy-in-order-to-save-it/

 

MEDICARE-FOR-ALL TAX HIKES
Heartland Institute – Estimating the Income Tax Hikes Required to Pay for Bernie Sanders’ Medicare-for-All Plan
https://www.heartland.org/publications-resources/publications/policy-brief-estimating-the-income-tax-hikes-required-to-pay-for-bernie-sanders-medicare-for-all-plan

Comments

Subscribe

Categories

Upcoming Events

  • Morning in Minnesota: St. Cloud

    Location: St. Cloud

    Sign up HERE! Courtyard by Marriott St. Cloud 404 West Saint Germain Street St. Cloud, MN, 56301 Please join Center of the American Experiment on Tuesday, July 21 for breakfast with Center policy fellow and education expert Catrin Wigfall as she explains K-12 education in the state and its persistent disparities despite decades of increased spending. Following her presentation, Catrin will lead a Q&A session. 7:30 AM Check In and Breakfast 8:00 AM Presentation 9:00 AM Conclude   Catrin Wigfall is a Policy Fellow at Center of the American Experiment. She is also the director of EducatedTeachersMN and EmployeeFreedomMN. Catrin’s…

    Register Now
  • Morning in Minnesota: Marshall

    Location: Marshall Golf Club

      Sign up for this event HERE! Please join Center of the American Experiment on Thursday, July 16 at Marshall Golf Club for a breakfast with Center economist, John Phelan, as he discusses Minnesota’s economic future. Following his presentation, John will lead a Q&A session. 7:30 AM Check In and Breakfast 8:00 AM Presentation 9:00 AM Conclude John Phelan is a graduate of Birkbeck College, University of London, where he earned a BSc in Economics, and of the London School of Economics where he earned an MSc. He worked in finance for ten years before becoming a professional economist. He…

    Register Now
  • 2020 Annual Dinner Featuring Sarah Huckabee Sanders- Now in September!

    Location: Minneapolis Convention Center Ballroom 1301 2nd Ave S Minneapolis, MN 55403

    NEW SEPTEMBER DATE: We have made the difficult decision to once again move the date of this event. We will now host our Annual Dinner on Saturday, September 19th. All tickets bought for the April 4th, or June 18th dates are transferrable. We are so sorry for any inconvenience this has caused, but we look forward to seeing you on September 19! Direct any questions to Kathryn Hinderaker (kathryn.hinderaker@americanexperiment.org or 612-428-7005).   American President: The Unorthodox Approach to Politics that Changed the World. Sarah Huckabee Sanders served as White House Press Secretary for President Donald J. Trump from 2017 to…

    Register Now