Noncompetitive leasing—the bargain bin of the federal onshore oil and gas program—is wasteful, unnecessary, and largely shielded from public scrutiny.
The war on drugs crushed economic opportunity in African American and Latinx communities, but marijuana tax revenue can help fuel job growth.
Regulators have taken several actions that needlessly increase the likelihood of another financial crisis.
More than 30 governors have proposed new funding to help families access and afford needed early childhood education and care services.
As the United States considers whether or not to expand offshore aquaculture, policymakers should balance economic opportunity with environmental protection.
Through voucher programs, private schools receive public funding even as they fail to protect the most vulnerable students from discrimination.
The share of U.S. breadwinning mothers remains high, and the United States needs work-family policies that catch up to modern families’ needs.
Truly fair U.S. electoral districts would allow the views of elected representatives to better reflect those of the people who elect them.
The federal judiciary has hit a crisis point that requires changes to how the courts operate and how cases are brought before them.
By shortcutting science and ignoring local concerns, the Trump administration is endangering Minnesota wilderness.
Through an analysis of two agricultural markets, this report illuminates the concerning trend of corporate consolidation in agriculture—and the damaging impact this trend has on independent family farms.
A new study of public attitudes on U.S. foreign policy issues finds that voters desire more government investment at home to remain competitive in the world.
This report provides a comprehensive policy framework to eliminate racial disparities in maternal and infant mortality.
The Office of Federal Student Aid has the ability to run more like a private business; here’s what that means for its effectiveness and outcomes.
To successfully promote U.S. national security, the Trump administration’s fiscal year 2020 defense budget needs to consider myriad factors—and set necessary, realistic funding levels.