He served in the White House Office of Policy Development under President Reagan, and as Associate Deputy Attorney General of the United States under the first President Bush. He is a graduate of Harvard College and Harvard Law School. He is author of The Obamacare Disaster, from the Heartland Institute, and President Obama's Tax Piracy, and his latest book: America's Ticking Bankruptcy Bomb: How the Looming Debt Crisis Threatens the American Dream-and How We Can Turn the Tide Before It's Too Late.
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- Taking Broadband to the Country - August 2, 2017
In Today’s edition of The Heartland Daily Podcast, we listen in as Senior Fellow Peter Ferrara joins The Joyce Kaufman Show to talk about his upcoming book, Power to the People: The New Road to Freedom and Prosperity for the Poor, Seniors, and Those Most in Need of the World’s Best Health Care.
America is quickly accelerating toward a spending crisis due to ever growing entitlement programs; Ferrara addresses this problem with a host of free-market solutions. In this book, Ferrara tackles social security, medicare, medicaid and other entitlement programs that are straining the U.S. budget and the taxpayers that are on the hook.