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James Agresti

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James D. Agresti is the president of Just Facts and a policy advisor to The Heartland Institute.

Just Facts is a think tank dedicated to publishing rigorously documented facts about public policy issues.
 
Agresti holds a Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering from Brown University and has worked as a designer of jet engine components and systems, a technical sales professional, and chief engineer of a firm that customizes helicopters.
 
He is also the author of Rational Conclusions, a meticulously researched and scholarly acclaimed book evidencing factual support for the Bible across a broad array of academic disciplines.

Recent Articles and Publications

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May 9, 2022
By James Agresti
While some believe the U.S. government can spend and borrow with abandon because it can print money, one of the most established laws of economics is that there is no such thing as a free lunch.
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April 29, 2022
By James Agresti
The CDC knowingly pushed false information about the COVID-19 being transmittable by air.
April 12, 2022
By James Agresti
With one exception, every gold standard study of masks in community settings has failed to find that they slow the spread of contagious respiratory diseases. The one exception is no different, when one takes a deeper look.
March 8, 2022
By James Agresti
In short, the strongest available evidence shows no indication that the mRNA Covid vaccines save more lives than they take. However, the benefits and risks of the vaccines can vary greatly for each individual.

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