Chris Edwards, Director of Tax Policy Studies at Cato Institute and Editor of DownsizingGovernment.org, discusses the 2014 fiscal policy report card on America's Governors and how state and local taxes harm America's competitiveness.
Richard Morrison, Program Manager for the Competitive Enterprise Institute's Center for Advancing Capitalism, discusses the Consumer Product Safety Commission's drive to require every product in the world to be safe enough for children and the mounting legal costs for companies and their founders when the federal government decides to go after them for selling products made for adults but used by children, despite warning labels.
Tevi Troy, an adjunct fellow at Hudson Institute, President of American Health Policy Institute, and former Deputy Secretary of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, discusses whether America is unprepared to fight Ebola on its shores and whether the U.S. health care system is capable of controlling the spread of the deadly disease before it becomes a global pandemic.
Megan L. Brown, partner in Washington, D.C., office of Wiley Rein LLP, discusses the U.S. Supreme Court's 2014 term, the "hot" cases currently on the docket and what issues might come before the Court later in the term.
Charles C. Johnson, researcher, journalist and author, discusses Ebola as a national security threat, other current events and his book, "Why Coolidge Matters: Leadership Lessons from America's Most Underrated President".
Steven Bucci, Director at the Douglas and Sarah Allison Center for Foreign and National Security Policy at The Heritage Foundation, discusses U.S. attempts to build a coalition to defeat ISIS, whether ground troops are necessary to destroy the terrorist organization and President Obama's UN Security Council presence.
Ilya Shapiro, Senior Fellow in Constitutional Studies and Editor-In-Chief of the Cato Supreme Court Review, discusses President Obama's end-runs around Congress through rule making by executive agencies, executive orders and selective enforcement of duly enacted legislation, and the likelihood of success for House Speaker John Boehner in his suit against the president for usurping specified legislative functions.