Daniel J. Mitchell is a top expert on tax reform and supply-side tax policy and is Chairman of the Center for Freedom and Prosperity. Mitchell is a strong advocate of a flat tax and international tax competition.

My Articles

December 1, 2016, 10:20 AM EST
Maybe, just maybe, the problem isn’t guns.
November 22, 2016, 2:17 PM EST
American tax policy has stagnated while other developed nations become more competitive.
November 11, 2016, 9:55 AM EST
We have a very powerful weapon in this battle – called evidence.
November 2, 2016, 4:23 PM EDT
Greece has suffered a crisis caused by too much government.
October 27, 2016, 9:53 AM EDT
Monopoly power generally exists only when government intervenes.
October 21, 2016, 2:50 PM EDT
The power of government must be constrained by laws.
October 18, 2016, 9:54 AM EDT
Every retirement system for state government workers is underfunded.
October 17, 2016, 12:29 PM EDT
America's public sector ranks poorly compared to other developed nations.
October 11, 2016, 11:23 AM EDT
The bad news is that we used to be ranked #1. 
October 3, 2016, 3:58 PM EDT
Why, then, do leftists characterize tax cuts as “trickle-down economics”?
September 23, 2016, 10:11 AM EDT
I like when leftists accidentally make the case for limited government.
September 20, 2016, 10:41 AM EDT
Europe’s fiscal situation is worse today than it was when last decade’s fiscal chaos began.
September 15, 2016, 10:34 AM EDT
The fastest-growing entitlement program is Medicaid.
September 1, 2016, 12:07 PM EDT
Gun ownership has become more pervasive and legal protections for the Second Amendment have expanded.
August 31, 2016, 10:50 AM EDT
The Affordable Care Act has clearly been bad news for taxpayers.
August 25, 2016, 9:34 AM EDT
It’s actually very simple to balance the budget without tax increases.
August 15, 2016, 2:52 PM EDT
It’s a problem all over the world.
August 8, 2016, 3:52 PM EDT
Trump’s plan to make childcare expenses deductible are the same as Hillary’s misguided plan to subsidize tuition.
August 3, 2016, 4:02 PM EDT
Leftists aren't too upset that higher education charges high prices, engages in lots of featherbedding, and manipulates the political system for handouts, for some reason.
July 14, 2016, 11:41 AM EDT
Imagine what things will look like in four years.