Phil Kerpen

Phil Kerpen is the president of the Committee to Unleash Prosperity and the co-editor of its Hotline.

Phil Kerpen is the president of the Committee to Unleash Prosperity.

On Today’s H.R. 1549 Votes

The so-called Prevention and Public Health Fund has become nothing more than a slush fund for HHS secretary Kathleen Sebelius to deploy at whim. So why should we let her ...
Politics & Policy

Bloomberg Bans Again

Having already banned smoking and large soft drinks, and taken steps against trans fats and salt, America’s foremost proponent of government control over consumer choices has set his sights on Styrofoam food ...
Politics & Policy

Opting Out of Hidden Taxes

In an affront to openness and representative government, the IRS is attempting to rewrite the president’s health-care law to overrule states that lawfully opted out of vast new taxpayer-funded subsidies ...
Politics & Policy

The Crony War on Coal

In June, the U.S. Senate voted, in effect, to shut down at least 35 gigawatts of electricity-generating capacity, 10 percent of America’s coal-fired power, by failing to overturn new mercury-emission ...