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Trump’s Plan To Defund Social Security

Permanently terminating the employee payroll tax along the lines President Trump has proposed would empty Social Security’s trust fund by 2026 or earlier.

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White Elephant Watch: Vol. 7

The Portsmouth Bypass represents a broken and deeply cost-ineffective theory of economic development that assumes reducing vehicle travel time—rather than investing in people and places facing economic distress—will unlock economic development.

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A New Strategy To Contain the Coronavirus

Premature reopening of indoor dining and bars in other U.S. regions has been followed by spread of the virus.

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The Fed’s Oil and Gas Bailout Is a Mistake

The Federal Reserve should not be throwing a public lifeline to an industry that is stoking serious risks to the financial system, economy, and environment.

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WTO Reform Must Start at the Top

The world’s largest trade body needs a leader committed to a fairer and more sustainable global economy.

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Protecting American Consumers in Crisis

Consumer protections should be strengthened—not rolled back—as part of the economic response to the coronavirus.

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