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MacIver Report Extra: Senator Ron Johnson on Trade, Tariffs, and Trump
The Trump administration's tariff policies are already having a harmful impact on local businesses. Senator Ron Johnson heard from constituents at a recent town hall - businesses that are facing rising costs and shrinking markets that they've spent years building. Sen. Johnson shares his thoughts, and how we can effectively confront Chinese malfeasance, in a conversation with MacIver's Matt Kittle.  Read More MacIver Report Extra: Senator Ron Johnson on Trade, Tariffs, and Trump
MacIver News Minute: Alexa Finds Amazon Shoppers Illegal Deals Thanks To Minimum Markup Law
For yet another year, shoppers around the globe will rush to Amazon for Prime Day, the online retail giant’s annual day of deals. Unfortunately for shoppers in Wisconsin, it’s also a day of crime thanks to our state’s antiquated minimum markup law.  Read More MacIver News Minute: Alexa Finds Amazon Shoppers Illegal Deals Thanks To Minimum Markup Law
The Wisconsin Promise
Special Guest Perspective by Dan O'Donnell - Wisconsin has been what conservatism has always promised. Or, more accurately, Wisconsin has proven that only conservatism can fix the failed promises of liberalism.  Read More The Wisconsin Promise
MacIver News Minute: The Meaning of Independence Day
July 4, 1776 was a dangerous day for tyrants, dictators, and monarchs. That's the day we celebrate not only America's declaration of independence, but the principles of our nation's founding - God-given rights to life, liberty, the pursuit of happiness, the dignity of the individual, and government by the consent of the governed.  Read More MacIver News Minute: The Meaning of Independence Day
President Trump’s Complete Remarks at Foxconn Groundbreaking
By Chris Rochester - President Donald Trump joined Gov. Scott Walker and Speaker Paul Ryan to kick off the construction of Foxconn's massive, $10 billion campus in Mount Pleasant. Here are the president's complete remarks following the groundbreaking ceremony.  Read More President Trump’s Complete Remarks at Foxconn Groundbreaking
High Courts’ Recent Rulings Deliver Big Free-Market Victories
By M.D. Kittle - Janus grabbed all of the headlines Wednesday, but the U.S. Supreme Court decision ending forced union dues for public-sector employees is merely the latest in a string of constitutional wins for free-market conservatives in recent days - nationally and in Wisconsin.   Read More High Courts’ Recent Rulings Deliver Big Free-Market Victories
MacIver Institute Applauds Supreme Court’s Pro-Worker Decision in Janus v. AFSCME
The U.S. Supreme Court today ruled in favor of Mark Janus, a public sector worker in Illinois who objected to AFSCME’s collection of so-called agency fees from his paycheck. By siding with Mr. Janus, the Court has restored a critical workplace freedom to five million government workers in 22 states.  Read More MacIver Institute Applauds Supreme Court’s Pro-Worker Decision in Janus v. AFSCME