About - Staff Member - Michael Collins
Blog Posts by Michael Collins
SOTU and Skilled Immigration
(February 13, 2013)
Last night’s State of the Union (SOTU) Address was packed with policy ideas and key issues that President Obama hopes to work on in his second term. There was a renewed focus on job creation and economic ...
Great Minds Think Alike
(December 12, 2012)
At ITI, we are always happy when our policy ideas are supported. That’s why we were pleased to see a recent article in the Economist that echoed many of our key suggestions for improving the U.S. economy. ...
A Helpful Reminder to Politicians: Tax Policy Matters
(November 02, 2012)
Pundits and policymakers’ attention is focused on today’s release of the October jobs data, where we saw the manufacturing sector has added jobs in 28 of the last 33 months, gaining half a million jobs ...
A Look at the Record: Mitt Romney
(September 13, 2012)
A few weeks ago, in our Veepstakes series, we analyzed where potential Republican running-mates stood on the issues that matter most to the tech industry. Now that both the Republican and Democratic conventions ...
All of the Above
(September 07, 2012)
There is no doubt that today’s jobs report is profoundly disappointing. Alarm bells should be ringing throughout the country at the news that 368,000 people simply left the U.S. workforce in the past month. ...