Regulation


The Right Lessons from Obamacare’s Meltdown

By Ron Paul Ron Paul Institute August 29, 2016   The Right Lessons from Obamacare’s Meltdown   The decision of several major insurance companies to cut their losses and withdraw from the Obamacare exchanges, combined with the failure of 70 percent of Obamacare’s health insurance “co-ops, ” will leave one in six Obamacare enrollees with […]

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As Predicted, Obamacare Is Absolutely Killing The Middle Class

By Michael Snyder Economic Collapse Blog August 22, 2016   As Predicted, Obamacare Is Absolutely Killing The Middle Class     The critics of Obamacare have been proven right.  The Obama administration promised that health insurance premiums would go down.  Instead, they have absolutely skyrocketed.  The Obama administration promised that Obamacare would not kill jobs.  […]

As Predicted, Obamacare Is Absolutely Killing The Middle Class

Insider Trading and Taxes: The State Wants to Read Your Mind

By Matthew Doarnberger Mises Institute August 5, 2016   Insider Trading and Taxes: The State Wants to Read Your Mind     Professional golfer Phil Mickelson was back in the news this summer thanks to a 2014 federal investigation into an insider trading case. It is alleged that Mickelson owed high stakes sports gambler Billy Walters […]

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President Signs Law That Overturns Vermont GMO Labeling Rules, Replaces Them With Barcodes

President Signs Law That Overturns Vermont GMO Labeling Rules, Replaces Them With Barcodes

By Chris Morran Consumerist July 29, 2016   President Signs Law That Overturns Vermont GMO Labeling Rules, Replaces Them With Barcodes     Earlier this month, Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell fast-tracked a controversial piece of legislation aimed at overturning and preempting state laws for labeling foods made with genetically modified ingredients. The Senate passed […]


USDA and Agribusiness Cartel Plot to Destroy a Small Business

By Joseph T. Salerno Mises Institute July 18, 2016   A bipartisan bill was just introduced by Senators Cory Booker (D, NJ) and Mike Lee (R, UT) aimed at preventing federal programs that were established to promote sales of agricultural products from being illegally used to attack competitors and influence public policy. The Commodity Checkoff Program Improvement Act of 2016 […]

USDA and Agribusiness Cartel Plot to Destroy a Small Business

11 Million Spent Half of Their Income on Rent. Why the Government Is to Blame.

11 Million Spent Half of Their Income on Rent. Why the Government Is to Blame.

By Patrick Tyrrell The Daily Signal June 28, 2016     A recent report out of Harvard University has found the number of struggling household renters at an all-time high. A table in the appendix of the report shows that almost half (49.3 percent) of renters in 2014 spent at least 30 percent of their household […]


When Everything is a Crime: Harvey Silverglate on the Overregulation of Ordinary Life

When Everything is a Crime: Harvey Silverglate on the Overregulation of Ordinary Life

By ReasonTV June 16, 2016   When Everything is a Crime: Harvey Silverglate on the Overregulation of Ordinary Life   Few people understand the price of overregulation like Harvey Silverglate. Over his long career as an attorney and journalist, Silverglate has seen the rising bureaucratic class enact hundreds of thousands of federal regulations and vaguely-worded […]


Do Drive-Thrus Discriminate Against Non-Drivers?

By Ryan McMaken Mises.org June 2, 2016   Do Drive-Thrus Discriminate Against Non-Drivers?   CNBC reports today that a blind man is suing McDonalds for refusing him service at the drive-thru window. The man, Scott Magee of Louisiana, could not access the inside of the restaurant because it was after hours when the dining room was closed. […]

Do Drive-Thrus Discriminate Against Non-Drivers?

Controversial Free Speech Zones Finally Being Banned From College Campuses

Controversial Free Speech Zones Finally Being Banned From College Campuses

By James Holbrooks UndergroundReporter.org June 2, 2016   Controversial Free Speech Zones Finally Being Banned From College Campuses     Amid long-running debate in Iowa about the Constitutionality of “free speech zones” on college campuses, the Governor of Arizona recently signed new bills that will effectively turn campuses, themselves, into zones of free speech in that […]


FDA Defies Congress, Slips Money to Hospitals, and Stiffs Consumers

By Against Crony Capitalism May 10, 2016   FDA Defies Congress, Slips Money to Hospitals, and Stiffs Consumers     It is important for Americans to understand that the FDA is in partnership with industry. The two giants work together. What may appear to be some consumer friendly “reform” almost always ends up benefiting some […]

FDA Defies Congress, Slips Money to Hospitals, and Stiffs Consumers