Tag: cato institute

Worst corporate welfare criticism ever

Leave it to someone at the Cato Institute to write a column attacking corporate welfare on the grounds that it victimizes the recipients.

Adam Schaeffer and Chaim Katz | The best gift for kids is a better education

Another Christmas has come and gone, and the New Year is here with the resulting resolutions. Many of us use this time of year to reflect on the spirit of giving, especially in the midst of rising unemployment and uncertainty. Some people had less to give or perhaps nothing at all, or even relied on […]

Adam Schaeffer | To improve education, let parents choose schools

The school year is in full swing, and a lot less learning is taking place than one might anticipate. However, it’s not just the kids. Virginia ’s politicians still haven’t learned a thing about education reform. According to the 2007 National Assessment of Educational Progress (NAEP), the nation’s report card, two out of three Virginia […]