Publications

Publications

, Townhall
Popcorn Lung, Formaldehyde, and Now Seizures, Oh My!
Media Coverage

From Townhall:

Ironically enough, lawmakers are ignoring copious amounts of research finding e-cigarettes can save states money. For instance, the R Street Institute estimated Medicaid…

, The Atlantic
By Protecting the Presidency, Mueller Has Hurt the Country
Paul Rosenzweig

There is much in Special Counsel Robert Mueller’s report to concern the American public. It recounts a tale of Russian electoral interference that everyone (save President Donald Trump) now…

Support Earthquake Mitigation Incentive and Tax Parity Act
Caroline Kitchens

Dear Member of Congress,

I write to encourage you to support the Earthquake Mitigation Incentive and Tax Parity Act recently introduced by Reps. Mike Thompson (D-CA) and Ken Calvert (R-CA) in the…

, Federal News Network
How can the federal budgeting process be improved?
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From Federal News Network:

Budgets have always been about values. That’s true for both companies and governments. But the federal budgeting process has, in the view of Philip Wallach, senior…

, Instapundit
Would Less Government Attract More Talent?
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From Instapundit:

There are sometimes gold nuggets to be found where least expected. Take for example R Street Institute Senior Fellow Casey Burgat’s five excellent…

, E&E News
How hacking threats spurred secret U.S. blacklist
Media Coverage

From E&E News:

“Up until now, there really hasn’t been an overarching strategy,” said Kathryn Waldron, national security and cybersecurity research associate at the right-of-center R Street…

, The American Spectator
What ‘Free Money’ Means to Me
Steven Greenhut

Officials in Stockton, Calif., a hard-pressed agricultural and industrial city 75 miles northeast of San Jose, are enjoying the glow of media attention from their ongoing, first-in-America…

, The Hill
Freedom to Compete Act would benefit many American workers
Eli Lehrer

For Americans earning modest wages, the ability to switch jobs provides a means of upward mobility. Yet about 30 million Americans have had to sign noncompete agreements that prevent them…

A Silly Lawsuit Over School Lunches
Shoshana Weissmann

Seven Democratic attorneys general are suing the Trump administration to stop the U.S. Department of Agriculture from loosening Obama-era school nutrition regulations. The lawsuit—filed by…

R Street Institute named one of Washingtonian’s top ‘Great Places to Work’

WASHINGTON (April 18, 2018) ­– The R Street Institute today is pleased to announce their inclusion in the Washingtonian’s 50 ‘Great Places to Work’ in the Washington, DC area.

For nearly…