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Chris Edwards

Director of Tax Policy Studies and editor of Down​siz​ing​Gov​ern​ment​.org
July 7, 2020
Commentary

Kill Two Birds with One Stone: Repeal Collective Bargaining

Public workers should be free to join voluntary associations of teachers, police officers, and other professional groups, as they do in North Carolina and Virginia. But collective bargaining creates rigid monopoly structures that are unneeded because public workers already enjoy strong civil service protections.

Washington Examiner
August 19, 2019
Commentary

How the Government Creates Wealth Inequality

Sanders and Warren are right to criticize crony capitalism as a cause of wealth inequality. But their big government approaches to social policy would have the opposite effect on wealth inequality than what they may believe.

National Review (Online)
August 7, 2019
Commentary

Tax Threats Ahead

The only way to avert a dystopian high‐​tax future is large spending cuts.

The Hill (Online)