Mercatus Center

Is Obama Waging Economic War On Your State?

The sweeping and expensive regulations enacted by President Obama have had a lopsided effect on conservative states that voted for Obama's presidential foes, Mitt Romney and John McCain, according to a just-released Mercatus study.

NJ Position as Least-Solvent State=Trouble for Christie?

John Merline, Investor's Business Daily

More bad news for Gov. Chris Christie: NJ is dead last in terms of its financial health, according to a new report released by the free-market Mercatus Center at George Mason University.