A BPF View: Tax Code Overreach and Market Deformation

The tax code should be greatly simplified to only fund essential government services while eliminating the market-distorting incentives that favor the connected.  Anything further is costlier to taxpayers in the end.

A BPF View: Lobbyists and Legislative Staff

Mississippi's individual legislators have no staff and are dependent on an army of lobbyists to inform them about particular bills and appropriations.

A BPF Book Review - Our Time Has Come

Guess what the world’s most populous country will be in four years? What will the world’s third largest economy be in 11 years? Third largest military in the world today? The answer to all these is India.