Wal-Mart Wages a Win for Free Enterprise?

Wal-Mart recently raised their wages to nine dollars an hour. Some union groups are claiming victory in getting the mammoth retail store to raise their wages. But is it really a victory for unions? Or is it a victory for free enterprise?

CPAC Results

The Conservative Political Action Committee (CPAC) straw poll results are in, and Kentucky Senator Rand Paul won for the third in a row.

“Established by the State”: Four Words that Could Upend Obamacare

Obamacare controversy is back in the headlines. This time the issue centers around the wording of the law, and which government entity gets to interpret that ruling. According to the Supreme Court blog, the issue is, “whether the program of tax credits applies only in the consumer marketplaces set up by sixteen states, and not at federally operated sites in thirty-four states.”

A Valentine to Capitalism

The Keating Center, like its name sake- Governor Frank Keating- has long been a fan of capitalism, and the options and opportunities it provides. According to Forbes, “Indeed, one of the key achievements of a market economy is expanding the array of options for such exchange possibilities. Markets themselves create a global web of friendly, voluntary connections.”