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April 17, 2018
By Daniel Sutter
March Madness recently concluded with Villanova winning the title.  Given the ongoing college basketball bribery investigation, the bigger question may be whether the Wildcats will eventually vacate the title.
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Education
Economy
Government & Politics
April 16, 2018
By Arianna Wilkerson
On April 16, 2018, Arianna Wilkerson testified before Louisiana state representatives in support of House Bill 825, Right to Earn a Living Act.
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Employment
Economy
April 10, 2018
By Thomas A. Hemphill
Since Elaine Herzberg’s death last month when an Uber autonomous test vehicle struck and killed her in Tempe, Arizona, we have learned more information about this tragic incident.
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Government & Politics
Economy
April 10, 2018
By Dan Pilla
On the heels of the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act, Minnesota’s Governor Mark Dayton is proposing to fund at least part of his $46 billion, two-year budget proposal with about $320 million of state tax increases.
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Taxes
Economy
April 6, 2018
By Richard Ebeling
Why is the free enterprise or capitalist economic system so widely disliked, hated and opposed?
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Economy
April 2, 2018
By Richard Ebeling
One day in 1927 Austrian economist, Ludwig von Mises, stood at the window of his office at the Vienna Chamber of Commerce, and said “Maybe grass will grow there, because our civilization will end.”
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Economy
March 26, 2018
By Luke Karnick
Macur’s New York Times story is just another instance of “redneck porn,” in which coastal elites hold their noses long enough to observe the inmates of small-town America for a few days and predictably find them greatly wanting.
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Economy
Government & Politics
March 13, 2018
By Irene Papanicolas, Liana R. Woskie, Ashish K. Jha
This study uses economic and health care data to compare how spending on health care influences public health outcomes.
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Health Care
Economy
March 9, 2018
By Lindsey Curnutte
The Arizona state Senate Commerce and Public Safety Committee is considering a bill to enter the state into an interstate compact prohibiting the “use of taxpayer dollars for private professional sports stadiums and facilities” in participating states.
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Government Spending
Constitutional Reform
Taxes
Economy
March 8, 2018
By Brandi Wielgopolski
The Federal National Mortgage Association, a government-sponsored enterprise (GSE) commonly referred to as Fannie Mae, is asking the U.S. Treasury Department for $3.7 billion in taxpayer money to offset the effect of accounting changes.
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Government Spending
Taxes
Economy
 

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