By Eric Boehm | | Feb 09, 2016 12:40 AM | 42
Lawmakers in Virginia House could give their stamp of approval to a package of health care reforms intended to ease anti-competitive regulations.
By Amelia Hamilton | | Feb 02, 2016 4:06 PM | 18
Virginia is considering a move to let parents invest 90 percent of public school funds into a savings account to cover educational expenses, a plan that faces opposition from school choice opponents.
By Rob Nikolewski | | Jan 01, 2016 5:03 AM | 43
Part 23 of 25 in the series Watchdog's Scariest People of 2015   It was just a two-page letter from 20 climate scientists but it landed with a figurative thud — and accusations that colleagues who dared to stray from climate orthodoxy were being targeted. The missive to President Barack Obama, Attorney General Loretta Lynch and the head of [...]
By Eric Boehm | | Dec 31, 2015 5:59 AM | 60
Blame the federal government for state-level regulations that drive up the cost of health care and restrict access to hospitals.
By Eric Boehm | | Dec 23, 2015 5:00 AM | 14
A group of state lawmakers say they want to dismantle controversial regulations that limit competition among hospitals in Virginia.
By Eric Boehm | | Dec 09, 2015 5:00 AM
If you want to open a hospital, clinic or any other health care facility in Virginia, you first have to obtain permission from the state government. And getting that license makes going to the DMV look like a walk in the park.
By Eric Boehm | | Dec 04, 2015 10:06 AM
If lawmakers in Virginia are going to reform state regulations that limit health care choices and stifle competition, they now have a playbook for how to do it.
By Eric Boehm | | Nov 26, 2015 5:00 AM | 38
Two big deadlines are looming in the ongoing effort to fix Virginia’s health care laws. It’s a fight that Mark Baumel has been engaged in for years.
By Jason Hart | | Nov 23, 2015 12:56 PM | 15
Roanoke became the first Virginia city and the eighth locality nationwide to pass a local "anti-corruption" resolution backed by nonprofit Represent.Us.
By Rob Nikolewski | | Oct 27, 2015 5:00 AM | 56
The questions surrounding climate scientist Jagadish Shukla are different than the complaints earlier this year about seven other scientists.