April 14, 2024

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Tag: Cato Institute

Hybrid and micro school summit: One size doesn’t fit all in education

Ten years ago, MIT engineer Kelly Smith began volunteering at his local library teaching computer programming to neighborhood kids along…

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Cato Institute files suit against student loan forgiveness program in Kansas federal court

On Monday, the Biden Administration formally launched its controversial student loan forgiveness program, which has already launched a raft of…

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Cato Institute: Governor Kelly earns a “C” in tax-and-spend policy

Kansas Governor Laura Kelly portrays herself as supporting sound fiscal policy as she campaigns for re-election, but Cato Institute gives…

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Huge middle-income cost hike in Biden’s childcare scheme

One of the provisions in President Biden’s Build Back Better plan professes to make childcare more affordable, but an opinion…

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CATO Institute gives Gov. Kelly a ‘D’ for fiscal policy

Kansas Gov. Laura Kelly ranks near the bottom in the class of America’s governors, according to a new report issued…

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Proposal to raise income tax rates costs $100 million over 3 years

Yes, that headline is correct.  A tax bill touted as revenue-neutral by its sponsors would actually result in a net…

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Medicaid expansion advocates, opponents differ on cost of program

Medicaid expansion could cost the state more than $50 million next year and up to a half billion over the…

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Panel Debates Medicaid Expansion

The 14 states that didn’t implement Medicaid expansion are the fiscally responsible ones, Michael Cannon, Cato Institute director of health…

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