The National Debt in one Infographic

January 12, 2014 Albert N. Milliron 0

Congress is beginning its new year with a budget deal that busts right through “caps” it was supposed to have on spending. At Heritage, we want to hold Congress accountable for its tax-and-spend ways, even as Members claim there’s no […]

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The Misery Index and Politics

June 17, 2012 Albert N. Milliron 2

Last year we reported that President Obama’s Misery Index topped that of George W. Bush.  Today we want to look at how the Misery Index affects incumbents in an election year. The Misery index can be calculated simply by adding […]