Competitive Enterprise Institute senior fellow John Berlau joins The Heartland Institute’s Budget & Tax News managing editor Jesse Hathaway to talk about the U.S. Treasury Department’s recent announcement that the “auto bailout” portion of the Troubled Asset Relief Program (TARP) had officially ended with the final repayment of taxpayer-funded loans to Ally Financial, formerly known as GMAC.
(This essay was first published at The American Spectator. Editor: Half-hearted apologies to Dire Straits for the headline.) Obama campaign operative Rex Nutting surprised a lot of people with an[…]
One of the purposes of this blog is to give fans and friends of The Heartland Institute a peek into the kinds of debates we have around here. Spirited discussions[…]
From Steve Stanek, a research fellow for budget and tax issues at The Heartland Institute: How ironic that President Obama and other leading Democrats oppose extending tax cuts for “the[…]