Acton Institute Powerblog

PowerLinks 07.26.19

What the Founders Had to Say About National Debt
Cal Thomas, The Daily Signal

The Founders of the United States of America warned against massive federal debt, but, to our detriment, their political descendants are not paying attention.

New Trump administration proposal would cut roughly 3 million people off food stamps
Sophie Tatum, ABC News

A new Trump administration proposal revealed on Tuesday would cut roughly 3 million people from the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP), the latest effort to restrict access to food stamps.

The Future of Work is Still A Bipartisan Issue
Liz Simon and Tom Ogletree, RealClearPolicy

Our education and workforce development system is facing increased pressure to think differently.

Can Economics Help You Make Better Stewardship Decisions?
Anne Bradley, Institute for Faith, Work, and Economics

The cost is always relative for each person and for each decision because we value things differently.

Joe Carter

Joe Carter is a Senior Editor at the Acton Institute. Joe also serves as an editor at the The Gospel Coalition, a communications specialist for the Ethics and Religious Liberty Commission of the Southern Baptist Convention, and as an adjunct professor of journalism at Patrick Henry College. He is the editor of the NIV Lifehacks Bible and co-author of How to Argue like Jesus: Learning Persuasion from History's Greatest Communicator (Crossway).