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Net neutrality denies economic reality

Net neutrality denies economic reality

All Internet packets are not created equal, because you and I want it that way. Net neutrality denies this reality.

By Barry Fagin · July 12, 2017 · 0 comments · Barry Fagin, National, Politics
Separating fact from fiction in Trump’s education budget

Separating fact from fiction in Trump’s education budget

Trump’s budget merely challenges and reassesses the ways in which the funding occurs, and how much is truly necessary.

By Micah J. Fleck · June 29, 2017 · Comments are Disabled · Education, National
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The ongoing failure of subsidy-rich solar

The corporate favoritism through subsidies showered on wind and solar by governments has been significant.

By Michael Sandoval · June 16, 2017 · Comments are Disabled · Energy, Environment, Michael Sandoval, National
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We don’t need ObamaCare to cover those with pre-existing conditions

We had lower premiums and good protection for people with pre-existing conditions before ObamaCare.

By Linda Gorman · May 30, 2017 · Comments are Disabled · Health Care, Linda Gorman, National, Obamacare
Free speech zones, emotional coddling a disservice to college students

Free speech zones, emotional coddling a disservice to college students

Their job is to develop students intellectually, not to emotionally coddle them.

By Cassie Morrow · April 6, 2017 · Comments are Disabled · Education, Free Speech, Higher Education, National
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American Health Care Act doesn’t go far enough

The first, and most obvious shortcoming is that it does not in fact repeal Obamacare.

By Dr. Jill Vecchio and Frank Francone · March 22, 2017 · Comments are Disabled · Health Care, National, Obamacare
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Republican Obamacare replacement falls well short of meaningful reform

In its current form, AHCA should be defeated.

By Laura Carno · March 20, 2017 · Comments are Disabled · Health Care, National, Obamacare
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Reason #8 most Americans don’t ride transit: Life is complicated

For most Americans, transit doesn’t serve the complexity of most of their adult lives.

By Randal O'Toole · February 15, 2017 · Comments are Disabled · National, Randal O'Toole, Transportation
Why Trump’s pen isn’t made in America

Why Trump’s pen isn’t made in America

Trump’s pen tells a story. It seems that in a global, modern world, even when buying American, it’s hard to buy American.

By Jon Caldara · February 9, 2017 · Comments are Disabled · Jon Caldara, National
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Reason #7 most Americans don’t ride transit: It doesn’t carry freight

Carrying large packages, suitcases, or shopping bags on transit is awkward at best and impossible at worst.

By Randal O'Toole · February 2, 2017 · Comments are Disabled · National, Randal O'Toole, Transportation