Common Sense

All of our work is described and organized by the categories listed below. Click on any of the headings to see the reports, fact sheets, policy briefs, and other materials under that topic in any of our issue areas.

Weekly Wastebasket

Our weekly reality-check for federal spending. View All

August 28, 2015

Hurricane Katrina: Policy Lessons Still Not Heeded

Ten years ago, Hurricane Katrina and its impact on New Orleans and the Gulf Coast staggered the nation. A major... Read More

20th Anniversary Celebration