Peter Ferrara is a Senior Fellow for the Heartland Institute, and a Senior Policy Adviser for Budget and Entitlement Reform Policy for the National Tax Limitation Foundation. He served in the White House Office of Policy Development under President Reagan, and as Associate Deputy Attorney General of the United States under President George H.W. Bush. He is the author of "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" (The Heartland Institute, June 15, 2015).
May 27, 2016
The current movie blockbuster “Captain America” symbolizes the populist nationalism of American audiences today fatigued with the serial failures of Obama/Clinton Democrats, and their politically correct scapegoats.
Jan 18, 2016
Puerto Rico’s debt is over three times greater than Detroit’s, so bankruptcy would be even more complex and expensive than that litigation, which dragged on for years and cost the city $178 million in professional fees.
Sep 14, 2015
Skyrocketing costs for energy and electricity will have a “disparate impact” on the poor and low income Blacks and Hispanics.
Jun 23, 2015
This year offers the prospect of American air travel liberation, and even a free market revolution, particularly with the new Republican Congress. That is because on September 30, 2015, Congressional authorization for federal aviation programs will expire. So Congress must pass a new deal for aviation in America, to keep the nation’s air travel system functioning.
Feb 02, 2015
President Obama has proposed in his new budget to immediately seize 14% of the accumulated overseas profits of American companies. And his budget proposes to impose a new 19% tax on any future overseas earnings of those American companies. Obama proposes to use that money to finance a new national infrastructure program for roads and bridges.