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American Encore has joined with 17 other organizations in opposition to a newly proposed Department of Education rule.  This proposed rule would allow students to seek tuition debt forgiveness at taxpayer expense if the schools made a "substantial misrepresentation." This overly broad and vague language could cost taxpayers tens of billions of dollars.  The coalition's letter to the Department...

Stories on mass transit have appeared in the media lately that at first glance are not connected but when taken together illustrate important differences in how government and the private sector approach economic development.  All politicians like to have their names attached to so-called public works programs and transportation is especially susceptible.  It is an opportunity to stand before...

The political left has a habit of decrying the supposedly free market capitalistic American healthcare system.  They allege the system costs too much, leaves people out on the street and is ruled by profit-driven insurance companies.  They argue Americans would be better off adopting a European model.

 

Setting aside the validity of their American criticisms, it’s troubling how...

It's Time for an American Encore