Recent Op-Eds

Tax Credits Won’t Lift Economic Growth

By Daniel J. Mitchell. The Wall Street Journal. August 20, 2014.

Unlike supply-side rate cuts, tax credits have little if any effect on incentives to work, save and invest.

Less Welfare, More Charity

By Michael D. Tanner. National Review (Online). August 20, 2014.

As the Doe Fund’s slogan puts it, the poor need ‘a hand up, not a hand out.’

Light Rail a Bad Choice for Florida County

By Randal O’Toole. August 18, 2014.

Light rail offers no advantage over buses other than its high cost, and that’s only an advantage if you are a rail contractor.