A major reason for the still-stalled seasonal economy is the lack of consumer spending, including persistent unemployment but also a lack of access to consumer credit.
While battles rage over Obamacare, Washington barely noticed the anniversary for another government health care program. December 8 marked ten years since passage of the Medicare Part D drug program for seniors.
Reagan should not be touted as a totem for Tea-partiers, who share nothing of his serious intellectual integrity, his work ethic, or his willingness to compromise with even the most serious of opponents -- from Mikhail Gorbachev to Tip O’Neill.
If we are to better educate all Americans, and not just 18 – 22 year old students from upper and middle-class families, the private sector must play a role to keep education accessible and affordable to the millions of non-traditional students.
America’s foreign policy heavyweights from both Republican and Democratic administrations are lining up in support of the current diplomatic path forward. It’s a consensus that should be heeded.
For television viewers living in the Northern Virginia suburbs this past fall, it was hard to miss one particular ad because it ran in a saturation rotation in the...
Congress is once again wavering over extending a key tax break for the wind industry, and wind’s foes — largely sponsored by coal, oil and gas moguls Charles and David Koch — are pushing hard for its demise, never mind the fact that fossil fuels, the primary cause of climate change, are more heavily subsidized.
The Budget Control Act has forced the Pentagon to seriously consider how to cut the fat for the first time in decades. But a new budget deal would put pork back on its plate.
Two recent policy initiatives highlight how government policies can further facilitate access to the global marketplace and keep pace with technology.
In December 2011, the Obama Administration set an aggressive two-year goal to complete $2 billion worth of performance contracting projects at federal facilities. This White House initiative on Energy Savings Performance Contracting has leveraged...