American Action Forum's Director of Regulatory Policy, Sam Bakins, discusses what it means for the the Obama administration to hit 500 major regulations.
AAF President, Douglas Holtz-Eakin discusses income inequality on CNBC's Squawk Box.
Senator John McCain joined AAF for "Big Ideas on a Little Stool" to discuss ISIS, the Patriot Act, and his 2008 campaign.
Obama administration is approaching 500 “major” regulations. These are the government’s definition of “major,” carrying $100 million in economic effects, raising consumer costs, or changing an industry. In total, these regulations have cost $620 billion.
AAF director of defense analysis Rachel Hoff explains the National Defense Authorization Act and why increasing military spending is important.
Senator Lamar Alexander (R-TN) stopped by the AAF studio to chat about easing paperwork burdens on students and Trade Promotion Authority.
The American Action Forum is celebrating their Fifth Anniversary on April 21, 2015. The think tank has seen enormous growth over its five years of existence. This video tells the Forum's story.
AAF President Douglas Holtz-Eakin discusses three counterproductive policy responses to the economy's lackluster economic growth and no wage growth: raising the minimum wage, fast-tracking union elections, and accusing companies of taking advantage of the social safety net.
Distinguished business executive Carly Fiorina stopped by the AAF studio to talk about reining in big government and the Iran deal rewarding bad behavior.