Topic: Government

The Power to Tax – James M. Buchanan

– March 7, 2011

“The Leviathan exploitation of the revenue potential of the money-creation power is a possibility that will be among those to be reckoned with in the constitutional deliberations of the citizen when he considers the possible efficacy of granting indepe …

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“Transcript: GOP Response From Rep. Paul Ryan” – NPR

– January 26, 2011

“Millions of families have fallen on hard times not because of our ideals of free enterprise — but because our leaders failed to live up to those ideals; because of poor decisions made in Washington and Wall Street that caused a financial crisis, squan …

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The Other Nine Amendments

– May 1, 2008

Research Reports – 1979, Issue: 35 Also: The Political Fed More About the Monetary Base

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Gold and Monetary Freedom

– May 1, 2008

Research Reports – 1981, Issue: 52 Also: Book Review: Government’s Monetary Monopoly, by Henry Mark Holzer; Age Old Problems About Retirement

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The State of the Nation – 1982

– May 1, 2008

Research Reports – 1982, Issue: 07 Also: Government Employment

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The Balanced Budget Amendment

– May 1, 2008

Research Reports – 1982, Issue: 33 Also: The Rush To Quality: Does It Signal Collapse?

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The State of the Union – 1988

– May 1, 2008

Research Reports – 1988, Issue: 03 Also: Unintended Consequences: ERISA and the Stock Market

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The Political Seduction of the Law

– May 1, 2008

Research Reports – 1990, Issue: 04 Also: Business-Cycle Conditions

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The State of the Union – 1992

– May 1, 2008

Research Reports – 1992, Issue: 03 Also: Capital Gains Taxes, Again

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Letter from a Taxpayer

– May 1, 2008

Research Reports – 1993, Issue: 07 Also: Never to Be Put Up For Vote

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Would a Balanced Budget Amendment Work?

– May 1, 2008

Research Reports – 1995, Issue: 03 Also: Can Clinton Bring Back the Punchbowl?

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“A Sophisticated Point”

– May 1, 2008

Research Reports – 1996, Issue: 03 Also: Wishful Thinking on the Budget The State of the Union – 1996 In most prior years, we have deemed it worthwhile to comment at some length on the President’s State of the Union address. This year we depart from cu …

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