CEI Today: 10,000 Commandments, Infrastructure Week, public union contracts, and more

Wednesday, May 13, 2015
In the News Today

 


FEDERAL REGULATIONS - WAYNE CREWS

 
Ten Thousand Commandments
 
The Competitive Enterprise Institute (CEI) reveals the latest on the large, growing “hidden tax” of America’s regulatory state. The annual report indicates a $1.88 trillion hit to Americans consumers and the U.S. economy in 2014 due to federal regulations and intervention. > CEI.org/10kc2015
 
 

INFRASTRUCTURE WEEK - MARC SCRIBNER

 

In the lead-up to the May 31 sunset date for federal highway funding, this week is “Infrastructure Week”—a week for scholars, advocates, and policy mak

ers to debate needed long-term technologies, policies, and reforms on a wide range of infrastructure topics. Competitive Enterprise Institute transportation policy expert Marc Scribner has put forward specific reforms focused on infrastructure such as user-based revenue collection and expanded debt financing. > Read more

> Interview an expert

 

PUBLIC UNION CONTRACTS - TREY KOVACS

 

Government Union Collective Bargaining Needs Sunlight

Taxpayers should have a right to know how tax dollars are spent. Unfortunately, one of state and local governments’ largest expenditures, public union contracts, mostly are agreed upon in closed-door meetings. > Read more

> Interview Trey Kovacs

 

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TEN THOUSAND COMMANDMENTS

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