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What’s behind skyrocketing gas prices?
Josiah Neeley

From reason:

“These sorts of disruptions are annoying, but they don’t signal an imminent Mad Max-style future for America. They are, by nature, self-limiting,” notes the R Street Institute’s…

, reason
The Colonial Gas Shortage Is Temporary, Bad Energy Policy Is Not
Josiah Neeley

When I wake up in the morning and check the news, I often feel like I am stuck in some kind of novel. Some days it feels like a madcap satire by Tom Wolfe. Other days the news reads like a…

, The Newnan Times-Herald
Passing the Buck on Atlanta’s Crime
Marc Hyden

After another tragic week, Atlanta can no longer ignore the increasing crime that has unfortunately become the norm. According to a recent Atlanta Police Department report, year to date, murders…

, The Pete Kaliner Show
Radio: NC could make criminal expunction easier. Plus, the ‘Antifa Inn’ anti-cop marquee prompts outrage.
Marc Hyden

From The Pete Kaliner Show:

It’s the crazy season in the North Carolina General Assembly, as lawmakers try to get their bills passed before the May 13 “crossover” deadline. One bill, dubbed the…

Regulating the Cell Phones in your Pockets
Marc Hyden

Georgians’ rights and liberties are never entirely safe so long as the General Assembly is in session, to paraphrase an old joke. While many voters certainly sympathize, the truth is a little more…

R Sheet on Birth Control Access in North Carolina
Courtney Joslin & Marc Hyden

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, The Newnan Times-Herald
Is Georgia serious about being the best state for business?
Marc Hyden

Hang around Georgia policymakers long enough and you’ll notice a common refrain: they boast about Area Development Magazine naming Georgia the top state in which to do business several years…

, The Newnan Times-Herald
Boycotting the Boycott
Marc Hyden

On a recent trip, I settled into the comfortable seats of my Delta Airlines flight. After landing, I frantically refreshed my phone to see how my Atlanta Braves were faring and enjoyed a couple mixed…

, The Virginian-Pilot
Competition will build a reliable, affordable energy future for Virginia
Devin Hartman

From The Virginian-Pilot:

But energy experts at the R Street Institute have identified several ways in which competition has improved generator performance, including that competitive markets have…

, The Newnan Times-Herald
With justice reform, think big
Marc Hyden

Georgia’s past legislative session was a bit of a mixed bag for criminal justice reform. While the General Assembly understandably had its hands full with other issues, like the pandemic, the…