By Paul T. Manion
It is strange that it seems so difficult to find meaningful information on the actual economic effect of the proposal to raise the minimum wage to $10 per hour.
By Richard Mohr
Today — June 1 — the state of Illinois married Robert Switzer and me three years ago. How does that work?
I am spending May in Shanghai as a visiting scholar at Fudan University, where I am teaching a short course in American government for smart senior undergraduate students. I also lecture to graduate students on various topics in American politics. The English of my students is impressive indeed, and no translation is needed.
By Gene Budig and Alan Heaps
Earlier this month, the nation celebrated National Teacher Day and Teacher Appreciation Week.
We would be wise to support teachers in any way we can. In an increasingly competitive, technological and connected world, our individual and collective welfare depends on education. And education depends on teachers.