CEI Weekly: Real Story Behind Royal Wedding Is Entrepreneurs' Fairy Tale

Friday, April 29, 2011

 

 

 

Feature: John Berlau explains the free-market moral of Kate Middleton's marriage to Prince William.

FEATURED STORY: Real Story Behind Royal Wedding Is Entrepreneurs' Fairy Tale

 

As spectators on both sides of the Atlantic prepare to watch England's Prince William wed his longtime girlfriend Kate Middleton, CEI's John Berlau draws the attention of the political community to the free-market angle of the Royal Wedding saga. As Berlau explains in a Wall Street Journal op-ed this week ("The Entrepreneurs' Princess"), Kate Middleton's parents built their own fortune from the bottom-up, creating boundless opportunities for their daughter through their own ingenuity and hard work. Read John Berlau's op-ed here.

 

 

 

SHAPING THE DEBATE

 

Texas Lawmakers Should Reject a Tax on Satellite TV

Ryan Radia's and Jacqueline Otto's op-ed in The Austin American-Statesman

 

Regulation: The Hidden Tax

Wayne Crews and Ryan Young's op-ed in The Sacramento Bee

 

Regulation Cuts Must Be Part of Serious Reform

Wayne Crews and Ryan Young's op-ed in Investor's Business Daily

 

The Political Principal/Agent Problem

Fred Smith's column in Forbes

 

Obama's Generic Proposal Is No Prescription for Health Savings

Greg Conko's op-ed on Townhall

 

Obama's $5 Billion Giveaway
Vincent Vernuccio's op-ed in National Review Online

 

Union Retreat May Mean No More Slush Funds

Iain Murray's op-ed in The Washington Times

 

Obama Axes the Right to Play Internet Poker

Michelle Minton's op-ed in The Washington Times

 

Online Poker Shutdown: What's Really Behind the Department of Justice's Decision?

Michelle Minton's op-ed on FoxNews.com

 

Case for Bigger Convention Hall Has Familiar Ring

Marc Scribner's citation in The Boston Globe