Bernie Sanders STILL Excuses Totalitarian-Left Dictators, But Voters Won’t Excuse HIM.

By: Dr. Bob McClure The National Pulse March 2, 2020 Senator Bernie Sanders dismisses 70 years of persecution, misery, death, and political authoritarianism in the island nation of Cuba. I was reminded of the old trope which first appeared many years ago in an issue of The New Yorker: “Other than that, how [...]

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Do Florida voters want socialism?

BY BRANDON ARNOLD AND SAL NUZZO, OPINION CONTRIBUTORS — 11/02/18 02:00 PM EDT As has been the case so many times in recent history, this year’s election in Florida might be the most important race to watch. The governor’s race is a proxy battle that pits a Trump-endorsed congressman against the Bernie [...]

By |2020-06-08T14:32:59-04:00November 2nd, 2018|Press|Comments Off on Do Florida voters want socialism?

Study: $2.6 billion in tax hikes needed to implement Gillum’s progressive plan

By John Haughey | Watchdog.org Progressive Democrat Andrew Gillum’s tax plan proposals “would adversely impact the business climate of the state” if he is elected governor, costing Florida 155,000 jobs and $28.2 billion in economic loses per year, according to the James Madison Institute (JMI), a Tallahassee-based conservative think-tank. Conversely, [...]

By |2020-06-08T14:40:29-04:00October 24th, 2018|Press|Comments Off on Study: $2.6 billion in tax hikes needed to implement Gillum’s progressive plan

As Florida goes, so goes the nation — here’s how the governor race will affect the whole country

BY ROBERT MCCLURE, OPINION CONTRIBUTOR — 10/24/18 12:30 PM EDT The Hill The latest battle in the war for the future policy direction of the U.S. is being fought in the Sunshine State and the stakes for the economy and the prosperity Floridians are currently enjoying could not be higher. As [...]

By |2020-06-08T14:42:46-04:00October 24th, 2018|Press|Comments Off on As Florida goes, so goes the nation — here’s how the governor race will affect the whole country

Bob McClure and Sal Nuzzo

On this special edition of Pundits on the Porch, Dr. Bob McClure interviews Sal Nuzzo about JMI's newly released, "Election 2018: Policy, Platforms, and Projections" which analyzes the economic platforms of each of the two major candidates vying to be Florida’s 44th Governor. To read "Election 2018: Platforms, Proposals, [...]

By |2021-09-09T14:53:07-04:00October 23rd, 2018|Multimedia Archive|Comments Off on Bob McClure and Sal Nuzzo

The Economic Policies Of Florida’s Gubernatorial Candidates

By: Adam Millsap One of America’s most-watched governor’s races is taking place in Florida. Democrat Andrew Gillum is up against Republican Ron DeSantis, and each candidate has different views on which policies will help Florida going forward. A new report from the James Madison Institute discusses some of each candidate’s preferred policies [...]

By |2020-06-10T14:08:17-04:00October 22nd, 2018|Press|Comments Off on The Economic Policies Of Florida’s Gubernatorial Candidates

Can Florida Afford a ‘Governor Andrew Gillum’?

Nancy Smith October 17, 2018 James Madison Institute's just-released analysis of the two main governor candidates' economic platforms could wither a cactus. Most of us realize Ron DeSantis and Andrew Gillum have wildly contrasting economic plans, but I don't think we ever truly understood how much our choice on Nov. [...]

By |2020-06-10T14:25:24-04:00October 17th, 2018|Press|Comments Off on Can Florida Afford a ‘Governor Andrew Gillum’?

James Madison Institute hails Ron DeSantis’ economic plans, says Andrew Gillum’s would cost Florida

By Scott Powers October 15, 2018 The conservative economics think tank James Madison Institute has issued a detailed economic analysis of the plans proposed by Republican Ron DeSantis and Democrat Andrew Gillum, declaring that DeSantis’ would create hundreds of thousands of jobs, and Gillum’s would cost almost that many. The institute, grounded in [...]

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Election 2018: Platforms, Proposals, Projections

By: Dr. J Antonio Vilamil, JMI Senior Fellow and Founder and Principal, the Washington Economics Group and Donna Arduin, President and Co-Founder, Arduin, Laffer, Moore Econometrics Executive Summary Florida faces a once-in-a-generation election in 2018. The confluence of term limits, macro-economic outlook, and the political environment have combined to [...]

By |2020-06-10T14:34:45-04:00October 15th, 2018|Publications|Comments Off on Election 2018: Platforms, Proposals, Projections
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