At Key Policy Data, we believe that state-by-state comparisons are critical to informing the public policy process. Afterall, that is what federalism is all about. To that end, we want to share other resources with our readers that we feel will add to that discussion.
We have just gotten word that the Manhattan Institute for Policy Research has launched a new webapp called "Obamacare: Know Your Rates." It is a fascinating look at the negative economic impact that Obamacare will have on a state-by-state basis. Overall, they found that Obamacare will increase individual-market premiums by average of 41%--WOW!
Scott has nearly 20 years of experience as a public policy economist. He is the author, co-author and editor of over 180 studies and books. His professional experience also includes positions at the American Conservative Union Foundation, Granite Institute, Federalism In Action, Maine Heritage Policy Center, Tax Foundation, and Heritage Foundation.