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Goldwater Institute board chairman Dr. Tom Patterson appeared live on Channel 3 to talk about why President Obama's healthcare plan will actually make healthcare in the United States worse.
Governor Napolitano promised a bright future for Arizona, but can the state spend our way to greater prosperity when we are $1 billion in deficit already? Listen to Darcy Olsen as she discusses Governor Napolitano’s State of the State address on KFNX with Charles Goyette.
As Congress begins work on several different healthcare bills, Goldwater Institute board chairman, Tom Patterson, told KTAR the priority of any healthcare bill should be a reduction in malpractice costs.
Washington, D.C., has a new health-care buzz phrase. "Comparative-effectiveness research" is the latest government-led effort to bring health-care costs under control.
Others, like reducing tobacco use, tackling obesity and connecting hospitals to the Internet, have yet to succeed in bringing down costs, but that doesn't keep Washington from trying.
Goldwater Institute president Darcy Olsen went on KUAT's Arizona Illustrated to talk about the state budget, a possible tax increase, the Voter Protection Act, and several other topics.
Phoenix--The Goldwater Institute filed an amicus brief yesterday with the U.S. Supreme Court on behalf of Northwest Austin Municipal Utility District Number One v. Holder. The brief challenges the Voting Rights Act "preclearance" requirement under the 14th Amendment's guarantee of equal protection and the 10th Amendment's guarantee of federalism.
Watch Goldwater Institute Vice President of Communications, Starlee Rhoades, on Sunday Square Off debating topics including the stimulus package, President Obama's foreclosure plan, and whether or not the legislature should ask voters to increase taxes.
The Goldwater Institute's Nick Dranias appeared on Horizon on PBS to discuss the future of the initiative process in Arizona.
Phoenix--A new Goldwater Institute policy report evaluates the symptoms, makes a diagnosis, and prescribes a treatment plan for Arizona's ailing health care system.
With Governor Janet Napolitano headed to Washington to take on the role of Homeland Security Secretary, Jan Brewer, Arizona's Secretary of State, will become governor. Goldwater Institute President Darcy Olsen talks about Brewer's readiness for her new post.