private sector

Opinion

Opinion: The Legal Movement Against Google Has Reached New Heights

It’s now indisputable that the Department of Justice and state attorneys general have created a powerful legal movement against Google — one that involves the private sector as much as it does federal and state government actors.  Over ten new private suits have been filed against Big Tech in recent months. It’s no secret as to

Opinion

Opinion: The Government Didn’t Create the COVID-19 Vaccines

President Joe Biden recently toured a Pfizer plant in Kalamazoo, Mich., where workers are churning out millions of lifesaving COVID-19 vaccine doses. During his remarks, he mentioned that in mid-February he had “toured the Vaccine Research Center at the National Institutes of Health . . . [where] I met world-class doctors, scientists, and researchers who

State

Arizona Adds Nearly 80,000 Jobs In August, Unemployment Drops To 5.9%

Arizona’s economy posted strong gains in August, adding nearly 80,000 jobs over the month. The state’s unemployment rate dropped to 5.9%, down from 10.7% in July and lower than the U.S. overall rate of 8.4%. During August, the private sector in Arizona recorded a gain of 30,400 jobs, which is 12,200 more jobs than the

National

How President Trump is helping lift 1 million Americans out of poverty

One million Americans will be lifted from poverty because of President Trump’s historic Opportunity Zones tax cuts program, the White House Council of Economic Advisers estimates in a new report today. For over 50 years, the “War on Poverty” has left too many American communities behind. Many of its programs have “relied on inefficient top-down

Opinion

Opinion: Will a COVID-19 Tax on America’s Super Rich Help or Hurt?

Progressives call it “social justice.” Opponents call it “looting.” But what would the practical economic effects be of a “COVID-19 tax” on America’s super rich? Progressive senators Ed Markey of Massachusetts and Bernie Sanders of Vermont have proposed “The Make the Billionaires Pay Act.” The bill calls for a one-time tax on billionaires who supporters

Scroll to Top