Shrinking economic freedom is bad for your health.
Hans Bader practices law in Washington, D.C. After studying economics and history at the University of Virginia and law at Harvard, he practiced civil-rights, international-trade, and constitutional law.
February 17, 2017, 3:11 PM EST
February 13, 2017, 10:43 AM EST
It's nice to learn that these harmful rules may be suspended.
February 3, 2017, 9:37 AM EST
"They are tired of the expense of living here. ..."
January 31, 2017, 9:40 AM EST
Trump's executive order yesterday could save lives.
January 20, 2017, 11:51 AM EST
California’s projected budget deficit is rising.
December 15, 2016, 2:41 PM EST
The death rate increased 1.2 percent last year, and life expectancy fell in 2015.
November 29, 2016, 11:43 AM EST
He took what was once a beacon of hope and prosperity and impoverished it.
November 28, 2016, 8:42 AM EST
There's nothing "extraordinary" about these two Cuban institutions.
November 21, 2016, 4:29 PM EST
There exists "strong" evidence the IRS "discriminated against conservative groups."
November 8, 2016, 11:47 AM EST
“Obamacare policies are unpopular,” and people often dump them months later.
November 3, 2016, 2:24 PM EDT
Some taxpayers will lose their subsidies if they take on a second job.
November 1, 2016, 10:30 AM EDT
The Obama admin has repeatedly turned a blind eye to racial discrimination and harassment when the victims are white.
October 31, 2016, 8:47 AM EDT
Before Obamacare, many people had a better plan at a lower price.
October 11, 2016, 8:56 AM EDT
UVA apparently forced a professor to take a leave of absence.
October 4, 2016, 10:17 AM EDT
Thanks to overbearing gov't, there are huge free speech double standards.
September 19, 2016, 4:15 PM EDT
Obama's Education Dep't. OCR has now attacked the reasonableness standard.
September 16, 2016, 5:07 PM EDT
The Obama admin expects colleges to meddle in students’ romantic lives, even off campus.
September 13, 2016, 10:55 AM EDT
The fed happily subsidizes awful state colleges that graduate few if any of their students.
September 9, 2016, 11:15 AM EDT
“Wearing ‘Don’t Tread on Me’ insignia could be punishable racial harassment” in the eyes of the EEOC, notes UCLA Law Professor Eugene Volokh.
September 7, 2016, 10:43 AM EDT
Obamacare shrank the economy through Medicaid expansion and income cliffs.