Recent Publications

Should Compulsory Schooling Start at Age Five?

Steve Buckstein | March 4, 2015
Every state in the union has what are known as compulsory school attendance laws. Oregon currently requires that virtually every child attend school from age ...  read more

The Man Who Could Bring Down ObamaCare

Steve Buckstein | February 18, 2015
Would you like to meet the man the media says could bring down ObamaCare? You’ll have that opportunity on Thursday evening, February 26, when Michael ...  read more

Right to Try Is Right for Oregon: Let terminally ill patients try to save their own lives

Steve Buckstein | February 3, 2015
If you or someone in your family had a terminal illness, would you want the right to try an experimental drug that might save a ...  read more
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Video

Vincent Vernuccio Talks on Worker Freedom

Steve Buckstein | September 9, 2013
Mackinac Center for Public Policy’s labor expert Vincent Vernuccio came to Portland in September to discuss how Michigan secured the freedom for employees to choose ... read more

Steve Buckstein debates the merits of Measure 85

Steve Buckstein | October 26, 2012
Steve Buckstein spoke to the Washington County Public Affairs Forum in September where he spoke out in opposition to Measure 85, a ballot initiative tasked with taking ... read more

Steve Buckstein interviewed about his commentary, Oregon’s Budget Transformation

| June 1, 2012
We sat down with Senior Policy Analyst, Steve Buckstein, to talk about government trying to do efficiently that which it shouldn't be doing at all. ... read more

Steve Buckstein explains Oregon’s slipping economic outlook

| April 17, 2012
We sat down with Cascade’s senior policy analyst, Steve Buckstein, to talk about his latest commentary describing Oregon’s falling on the Rich States, Poor States ... read more
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Audio

The Man Who Could Bring Down ObamaCare

Would you like to meet the man the media says could bring down ObamaCare? You’ll have that opportunity on Thursday evening, February 26, when Michael ... read more

“Don’t Say You Represent the Students”

Republican politicians may no longer be the loudest critics of teachers unions. Influential Democrats are now speaking up also, such as New York Governor Andrew ... read more
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