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Gillespie and Turner constitute a highly effective team: the consummate Washington insider, and the glam actress whom you may remember as Maggie O'Connel on Northern Exposure.

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"Facts do not cease to exist because they are ignored." - Aldous Huxley

Health

Fact.

Our system is over-regulated
  • Prior to the pandemic, there were many rules in place that made health care more bureaucratic, slow and expensive.
  • States and the federal government acted swiftly to get rid of unnecessary red tape (e.g., the recognition of medical licenses across state lines, the expansion of telehealth) with no impact on patient care.
  • This suggests that many regulations in health care were never needed in the first place. One solution is to make COVID-19 deregulatory changes permanent to foster flexibility and lower costs.

By: Hadley Heath Manning

Law

Fact.

Adding the 1972 ERA to the Constitution now would undermine representative democracy
  • More than 62 percent of eligible voters in 2020 were not born or were too young to vote when Congress sent the ERA to the states in 1972.
  • These voters have ot had a chance to consider the consequences of the proposed ERA or to weigh in, through their elected representatives, on whether it should be adopted.
  • Adding an amendment proposed in 1972 to the Constitution now would now undermine the right of today’s voters to participate in the amendment process as required by Article V.

By: Jennifer C. Braceras

Paid Leave

Fact.

There are better ways to support paid leave

By: Kristin Shapiro

Economy

Fact.

The rising repression of China’s techno-tyranny threatens human rights
  • China’s regime regards such basic rights as free speech, or freedom of assembly, as threats to its power, and punishes those who try to exercise them.  
  • China’s recent experiments in repression include the establishment of brain-washing concentration camps for Uyghur Muslims in the western part of the country, along with the more traditional prisons and labor camps to which dissidents can be consigned. 
  • The government uses ubiquitous surveillance, censorship, and a system of “social credit” to help keep people in line. Dissidents sometimes simply disappear.

By: Claudia Rosett

Jobs

Fact.

Reforms will free workers to pursue opportunity

Policymakers should:

  • Eliminate unnecessary licenses or scale back onerous licensing requirements.
  • Consider alternatives to licensing such as public or private certification, registration, and inspections that can address quality or public health concerns.
  • Consider interstate compacts, such as reciprocity agreements, universal licensing recognition, or multi-state licenses with a common set of qualifications, that allow workers to practice across state lines.

By: Patrice Onwuka

Energy

Fact.

The United States already leads in emissions reductions.
  • The United States leads the world in environmental stewardship and is the only highly populated nation that meets the World Health Organization’s most stringent air quality standards. 
  • Since 2005, U.S. energy-related emissions fell by 14 percent while the rest of the world increased their emissions by 20 percent.
  • Even if the United States cuts emissions to zero, the world’s biggest emitters (China and India) won’t cut back.

By: Julie Gunlock

Restore Parental Control Over Education

Protect Parents’ Right to Know

Take Action | September 09, 2020

Parents should be able to access the materials and curriculum used to teach their children. It’s a simple enough concept and a basic right for parents to know what their children are doing and learning. But, unfortunately, in too many districts and for too many parents across America, this basic transparency does not exist. Protect parents’ right to know: sign the petition.

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