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February 21, 2018
By Charles Katebi
With the passage of the Tax Cut and Jobs Act in late 2017, Republicans implemented far-reaching tax cuts that will allow tens of millions of families to keep more of their own money and made a number of long overdue changes to the nation’s tax code.
February 21, 2018
By Matt Kelly
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency reinstated development limits on a proposed mining project in the Bristol Bay area of Alaska.
February 20, 2018
By Richard Ebeling
Most of us both value and take for granted the ability to make decisions about our own lives.
February 20, 2018
By Alieta Eck, M.D.
Before 1990, American physicians who had completed 3 years or more of rigorous training in a specialty and passed an examination were awarded lifetime “board certification.”
February 20, 2018
By Barry Poulson
President Donald Trump has proposed a trillion-dollar plan for infrastructure investment. 
February 20, 2018
A Ranking of State Public Charter School Laws, Ninth Edition
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February 19, 2018
By Bonner R. Cohen
A recent report by GateHouse Media examines the health-related problems reported by residents and landowners from Oregon to Massachusetts and concludes they are caused by wind turbines.
February 17, 2018
By Jeff Stier
This may be the year when Congress finally cracks down on the corrupt World Health Organization. The last straw may be not what WHO did, but what it didn’t do.
February 17, 2018
By Lindsey Schulenburg
An Indiana lawmaker has, for the seventh consecutive year, introduced a bill mandating the instruction of cursive writing in public elementary schools.
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February 16, 2018
By H. Sterling Burnett
Climate Change Weekly: #277
February 16, 2018
By Teresa Mull
National School Choice Week (NSCW), an annual event that celebrates education choice, has been smashing attendance records year after year.
February 16, 2018
By Tom Harris
Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Administrator Scott Pruitt is right to speak about the need for a full blown public debate between scientists about the causes and consequences of climate change
February 16, 2018
By Ashley Bateman
A bill pending in North Carolina would enable towns to create their own charter schools rather than rely on the state to authorize them.
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February 15, 2018
By Teresa Mull
School Choice Weekly #209
February 15, 2018
By H. Sterling Burnett
Gov. Jerry Brown (CA) has told numerous fibs about the harm fossil fuels are allegedly causing the environment.
February 15, 2018
By Robert G. Holland
America’s educationists seem to be getting carried away, one fears.
February 15, 2018
By Christopher Talgo, Lennie Jarratt
The federal government has a spending problem, not a revenue problem.
February 15, 2018
By Kenneth Artz
People are losing their homes to local governments under a Federal clean energy loan program.
February 15, 2018
By Kenneth Artz
Selling lesson plans online is a growing trend among teachers looking to earn extra money, though the practice has some people concerned about curriculum quality and teacher collaboration.
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February 14, 2018
By Robert G. Holland
It is not likely that even an exhaustive review of commentary on education in 2017 could turn up quotes compelling enough to qualify as classic nuggets of wisdom.
February 14, 2018
By Jesse Hathaway
Now that 2017 is in the books, Americans across the country are working to keep their New Year’s resolutions so that 2018 might be better than years past.
February 14, 2018
By Teresa Mull, Lennie Jarratt
Our country’s teachers unions are doing what they do best: throwing a childish tantrum and demanding they get more of your hard-earned tax dollars to spoil their underperforming members.
February 13, 2018
By Charles Katebi, Tim Benson
Florida is facing an oral care crisis.
February 13, 2018
By Teresa Mull
A recent series published by The Huffington Post, created in conjunction with an Indiana media company, examines Indiana’s “booming” school choice program and “highlights the benefits and battles over vouchers.”
February 13, 2018
By Kathy Hoekstra
A federal court in California ruled a 1908 U.S. Supreme Court decision that established federal lands, including Indian reservations, have a legal right to surface water, also applies to groundwater.
February 13, 2018
By Jane S. Shaw
Decreasing enrollment at small colleges and universities is a growing matter of concern, college administrators report.
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February 12, 2018
By Joseph Bast
This thinly sourced story should not have run. Ed Crane deserves better.
February 12, 2018
By Michael Schaus
One wouldn’t know it listening to many media loudmouths, but the recently passed GOP tax reform bill is producing results that should earn the applause of “progressives.”
February 12, 2018
By Daniel Sutter
Shopping with Amazon Prime has made my life better.  But has Amazon improved the U.S. economy?
February 12, 2018
By Nancy J. Thorner
Phyllis Schlafly is perhaps best remembered for leading grassroot campaigns against Communism, abortion and the Equal Rights Amendment.
February 12, 2018
By Jim Lakely
February 5th, 2018.
February 12, 2018
By Paul Driessen
An informed decision-making process will safely produce energy that belongs to all Americans.
February 12, 2018
By Kenneth Artz
Michigan’s Supreme Court has agreed to hear a case brought by gun rights activists challenging school districts’ authority to ban firearms on school property.
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February 11, 2018
By Daniel Sutter
Civil asset forfeiture involves the government taking assets allegedly used in or the proceeds of criminal activity.
February 11, 2018
By Kenneth Artz
Rewarding teachers with salary incentives for successful performance leads to increased student achievement, a study commissioned by the U.S. Department of Education (DOE) reports.
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February 10, 2018
By Daniel Sutter
Nineteenth Century poet Christina Rossetti asked, “Who has seen the wind?” Neither you nor I have, but we know that the wind can blow down trees and buildings
February 9, 2018
By Richard Ebeling
Once again, the financial fears have been ratcheted up due to recent announcements by the U.S. Treasury Secretary, Steven Mnuchin, and the Congressional Budget Office (CBO) that by the middle of March 2018 the Federal government will have run out of room
February 9, 2018
By Clifford Thies
The fact-checkers checked, and found that this was a "fact" cited by Donald Trump that wasn't an exaggeration or outright false.
February 9, 2018
By Daniel Sutter
Nobody likes paying taxes.
February 9, 2018
By Seton Motley
President Donald Trump inherited a whole lot of awful Barack Obama policy.
 

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