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July 28, 2020
By Darren Brady Nelson
Let's do a statistical analysis of the priorities of Black Lives Matter in their own words.
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Government & Politics
May 29, 2020
By Darren Brady Nelson
Trumpnomics is it's own unique mix of economics values. Darren Brady Nelson breaks down how this has worked for the United States.
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Economy
May 13, 2020
By Darren Brady Nelson
Policymakers and analysts generally agree that much work and many reforms are needed to repair, improve, and enhance infrastructure in America. But how, exactly, should these goals be achieved?
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Taxes
Government Spending
May 13, 2020
By Darren Brady Nelson, Jim Lakely
Policymakers should look at how Australia decentralized its infrastructure management to create a similar system in the United States.
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Transportation
Government Spending
March 20, 2020
By Darren Brady Nelson
What will the long-term effects of the coronavirus be? Darren Brady Nelson breaks it down and compares it to prohibition era bootlegging.
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Health Care
Regulation
January 27, 2020
By Darren Brady Nelson
Companies that allegedly practice "surveillance capitalism" have become seemingly inescapable in our modern economy, leading a host of critics to explain the many ways those like Facebook and Google threaten our lives and freedoms.
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Government & Politics
Economy
InfoTech & Telecom
January 15, 2020
By Darren Brady Nelson
Trump slowly walked and waved his way to the podium. When he waved my way, up in one of the “nose bleed” sections, but it weirdly felt like he was waving just at me.
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Government & Politics
June 6, 2018
By Darren Brady Nelson
Reducing means deregulation. Deregulation is about reducing the economic and ethical burdens on businesses and consumers
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Government & Politics
June 5, 2018
By Darren Brady Nelson
Recently I attended the launch by Scott Pruitt of the EPA’s new Office of Continuous Improvement (and, as proof, you can see me in the background of this official photo).
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Environment
May 29, 2018
By Darren Brady Nelson
When will Paul Krugman adapt to reality?
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Economy
Government Spending
Government & Politics
May 17, 2018
By Darren Brady Nelson
In the Avenger’s Infinity War, Thanos is obviously the main villain but less obviously a do-gooder.
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Economy
Environment
May 8, 2018
By Darren Brady Nelson
There were many highlights from CPAC, but none greater than the hour-plus speech by President Donald Trump
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Government & Politics
April 25, 2018
By Darren Brady Nelson
CPI fell slightly in March, along with a decline in the gasoline index.
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Economy
February 21, 2018
By Darren Brady Nelson
The President of the United States (POTUS), Donald Trump, once again publicly talked about his “bold”, “new” and “transformative” infrastructure plan in his recent State of the Union (SOTU) speech.
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Government & Politics
April 21, 2016
By Darren Brady Nelson, Matt Hurley
Congress is considering a major corporate tax reform bill its proponents say would help to slow the growth in the number of U.S.-based businesses merging with foreign competitors and leaving the country by repairing flaws in the tax system. In January, U.
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Taxes
Government Spending
March 23, 2016
By Darren Brady Nelson
In the midst of a financial crisis, Flint, Michigan’s city council voted 7–1 to approve a proposal in 2013 to switch water providers from the Detroit Water and Sewage Department (DWSD) to the Karegnondi Water Authority (KWA).
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Employment
Government Spending
Environment
March 22, 2016
By Darren Brady Nelson
The Federal Communications Commission (FCC) issued a report concluding more regulation is needed to increase the spread of broadband Internet access in the nation.
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Regulation
InfoTech & Telecom
Climate Change
Taxes
Government Spending
March 18, 2016
By Darren Brady Nelson
Lawmakers in Congress approved a trade bill that included provisions prohibiting state and local governments from taxing Internet access or creating multiple or discriminatory taxes on online commerce. In February, the U.S.
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Economy
Taxes
InfoTech & Telecom
Government Spending
March 3, 2016
By Darren Brady Nelson
Eighteen years after Virginia lawmakers passed a law bringing a limited amount of school choice options to the state, lawmakers are putting a question before voters that could revise the state’s constitution and increase the ability of parents to enroll
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Education
February 23, 2016
By Darren Brady Nelson
The U.S. House of Representatives passed the Supporting Transparent Regulatory and Environmental Actions in Mining Act (STREAM) on January 12, 2016.
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Energy
Regulation
Environment
Climate Change
 

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