Join AEI’s Center for Internet, Communications, and Technology Policy to hear from Senator Cornyn's Chief Counsel and a panel of experts on the issues being debated in the Senate and the prospects that Congress will send patent legislation reform to the president’s desk during 2014.
Conservatives like to talk about federalism as if the Constitution was written to limit the government and give leeway to the states. But the Framers were interested in preventing the states from putting burdens on interstate commerce and discriminating in favor of local interests, particularly local cartels and monopolies.
The CBO projects that by 2024 the number of non-elderly uninsured will be — drum roll, please — 31 million Americans, which is why the real CBO story should be: “That awkward moment when everyone realizes Obamacare was a huge mistake.”
House Republicans who want to advance what they call “comprehensive immigration reform” say they’ve found a workable compromise, one that allays the concerns of opponents, improves current policy and allows the party to make gains among Hispanics
To mark the 50th anniversary of President Lyndon Johnson’s declaration of America’s War on Poverty, Senator Marco Rubio (R-FL) will deliver remarks on reforming antipoverty programs and improving income mobility in the US.
Harry Reid’s decision to pull the trigger on the “nuclear option” in the fall may end up producing some unexpected fallout for Democrats next fall: the loss of their Senate majority.
Since taking office, Barack Obama has run the table on congressional Republicans, racking up one government-expanding victory after another — from the stimulus to Dodd-Frank, Obamacare and the $620 billion in fiscal-cliff tax increases.
Please join AEI as the chief actuary for Medicare summarizes the report’s results, followed by a panel discussion of what those spending trends are likely to mean for seniors, taxpayers, the health industry, and federal policy.
Please join us as four of Washington’s most distinguished political observers will revisit the Watergate hearings and discuss reforms that followed.