Hospital Beds

Getting Conned by CONs

This article originally appeared here as a Mises Emerging Scholar article for the Ludwig von Mises Institute Canada. In the healthcare industry, a certificate of need, also known by the acronym CON, is an anticompetitive licensing restriction allegedly designed to promote fair competition by requiring hospitals to demonstrate the need …

united states

2014, Pt. II

This is Part II of the two-part 2014 Review. Part I can be viewed here. ___________________________________________________________________________ America in the World The subject of …

2014

2014, Pt. I

This is Part I of the two-part 2014 Review. Part II can be viewed here. ________________________________________________________________________ It is said that history is …

ObamaExecutive

The Legislative Executive

Last night, President Obama announced his executive order modifying America’s immigration system. The order defers the deportation of approximately four million undocumented …

US Capitol morning

2014: How Democrats Lost

In case you somehow missed the message amidst the applause following every victory speech in the nation and the sour denial of …

Obama in the Mirror

None for All, All for Nothing

The Obama administration, so it says, is the administration for the working and middle classes against the purported abuses of the wealthy. …