Government and Government Overreach (Fall 2013)

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    Politics, Constitutional Decline and Government Overreach

    Roger Pilon Fall 2013
    "What's the Constitution among friends?" asked Ohio's John F. Follett in the House in 1884. Still in the offing, constitutional decline was only stirring....

    10th Amendment Solutions

    Rob Bishop Fall 2013
    How a government deals with property is the window to the soul of that government. Property may be a tangible item and liberty may...

    Law and Ideology

    Michael Mukasey Fall 2013
    Editor's Note: The following is adapted from a speech delivered by former Attorney General Michael Mukasey in Washington. It is included in this issue...

    “Great Change Never Starts With Government”

    Speaker Newt Gingrich Fall 2013
    iF: In his book, The End is Near and its Going to be Awesome, Kevin Williamson postulates that the difference between industry and government...

    The Right Health Reform: Putting Patients First

    Grace-Marie Turner Fall 2013
    There is no question that there were—and are—serious problems in our health sector that need reform. But after a year-long battle to enact the...

    Social Security Reform: Defusing the Ticking Bomb

    Michael Tanner Fall 2013
    Social Security is the single largest program of the federal government, accounting for more than 20 percent of all federal spending in 2012. Indeed,...

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