Bridge Span 18-9: They Said It Best When They Said Nothing at All

For years, perhaps decades, or perhaps forever, Washington D.C. has been the butt of jokes with punchlines about how the political class talks and talks and talks while little gets solved. But sometimes Congress speaks by staying quiet. Sometimes doing nothing really is an actively made decision. Multiple U.S. Supreme Court justices seem to understand […]

Bridge Cables 17-1: Tax Reform Should Address Privacy Risks, Why the Federal GSA Has No Business Competing With the Private Sector, Progress on Telemedicine in the States

Lately, Madery Bridge writing has appeared in other places. Take a look!:

Institute for Policy Innovation – “Tax Reform Should Address Privacy Risks”

“This interest [of politicians in tax returns] is not just about the money. A person’s tax return has a wealth of information about them because the disclosure is required by the […]

Bridge Pier 15 – 5: Texas Patent Law as If Roy Bean Were Still On the Bench: “Hang ‘Em First, Try ‘Em Later”

East Texas is really a very nice place. The people are friendly. Living is relatively easy amongst the “Piney Woods.” The region is more like the Old South, or the southeastern U.S., than the scrub brush and high plains that many usually think of when they think of Texas. Riddled with rivers, creeks and bayous […]