Ross Marchand

Ross Marchand is the director of policy for the Taxpayers Protection Alliance.

Recent blog posts by this author

The Postal Service Bleeds Cash in the New Year

As 2020 kicks off, the gift-giving season already feels like it was eons ago. But to the beleaguered and overextended United States Postal Service (USPS), the frantic pace of holiday shipping will continue well into January.  Thanks to ...

Solar Roads: Another Government-Funded Energy Failure

Surprise – solar panels don’t make great roads. The French government recently learned this the hard way after debuting a $6 million solar road in Normandy in 2016. The road generated about half as much power as expected, and...

Lawmakers Seek to Protect Americans from Beach Umbrellas This Summer

As it happens on most every Memorial Day, the beaches are sure to soon be filled with families covered in sunscreen and lying under umbrellas — that is, unless federal regulators have their way. Senators Bob Menendez (D-NJ) and Mark Warner (D-VA)...