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November 16, 2022  •  Weekly Newsletter
On Gas Prices, Simple Economics Trumps Biden’s Partisan Agenda

Benjamin Powell and Alexander William Salter (American Spectator)

President Joe Biden has an energy problem, but the economics of the situation are as clear as day. If we want lower prices, we need more production. But, thanks to Biden’s climate policies, domestic producers can’t risk new investments. Result? 40% higher gas prices are here to stay. READ MORE »

The Terrible 10

A Century of Economic Folly

By Burton A. Abrams

Biden’s Embarrassing Social Security Tweet

K. Lloyd Billingsley

“Seniors are getting the biggest increase in their Social Security checks in 10 years through President Biden’s leadership.” That White House tweet was false. The recent pay increase is due to inflation. And, thanks to Senator Joe Biden, Social Security is taxable—and he’s done nothing, while senator or president, to remove the limits Social Security imposes on earnings. Some champion…. READ MORE »

New Way to Care

Social Protections that Put Families First

By John C. Goodman

INDEPENDENT OUTLOOK: Midterm Elections Red Ripple—Good or Bad for Liberty?

It looks like American voters were not as alarmed about inflation and the sagging economy as many people thought they were. On a possibly related front, what should we make of the reaction to the despicable attack on Paul Pelosi? And what is the deeper meaning of the race-based affirmative action cases now before the U.S. Supreme Court? WATCH NOW »

Beyond Politics

The Roots of Government Failure (Revised and Updated Edition)

By Randy Simmons

Why America Is Less Free

Lawrence McQuillian

November 9 was World Freedom Day, which began in 2001 to commemorate the fall of the Berlin Wall. Twenty-one years later, America, one of the main authors of communism’s collapse, is far less free than you might think. But the numbers don’t lie. READ MORE »

Liberty in Peril

Democracy and Power in American History

By Randall G. Holcombe

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