James Madison Institute

Recent Work RSS Feed

Dr. McClure: Comprehensive tax reform long overdue

September 24, 2017 | Blog

The 17th century French statesmen Jean-Baptiste Colbert once said, “The art of taxation consists in so plucking the goose as to obtain the largest possible amount of feathers with the smallest amount of hissing.” Washington, D.C., will consistently attempt to pluck as many feathers as possible from taxpayers.

The History and Legacy of the Gallant 54th Massachusetts Regiment

SCOTT SHOLL | September 22, 2017 | Blog

You don’t need to be a Civil War historian to admire the gallantry of the famed 54th Massachusetts Infantry Regiment.One of the first all-volunteer black regiments formed during the Civil War, it was the unit whose heroic exploits were depicted in the Oscar-winning movie “Glory,” which featured a stellar cast that included Matthew Broderick, Denzel Washington, and Morgan Freeman.


School Choice in FL

The James Madison Institute Applauds Governor Scott and the Legislature for Championing School Choice.


Tell us!

Bill of Rights

Which of the amendments in the Bill of Rights is most important to you?


October 04, 2017
July 11, 2017
2017 Legislative Session Wrap-Up

Jul 11, 2017 | Tallahassee, FL | 6-8 pm  

June 28, 2017
Panama City Reception

Jun 28, 2017 | Panama City Beach, FL | 5:30-7 pm  

June 14, 2017
June 07, 2017
Sarasota Regional Breakfast

Jun 7, 2017 | Sarasota, FL | 7:30-9 am  

June 06, 2017
Tampa Regional Reception

Jun 6, 2017 | Tampa, FL | 5:30-7 pm  

Add to