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To appease kneelers, NFL backs leniency for felons

Posted: October 17, 2017 at 11:19 am   /   Friends

(Paul Mirengoff) Hoping to bring an end to kneeling during the National Anthem, NFL owners are meeting with the players’ union. To smooth the way, the League has endorsed legislation that would mean lighter sentencing for drug felons. It’s unlikely that the NFL’s endorsement counts for much at this juncture. For one thing, it’s widely […]

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Bombshell Revelations about Russia and Obama’s Department of Justice

Posted: October 17, 2017 at 11:18 am   /   Friends

(John Hinderaker) These extraordinary revelations, apparently from frustrated FBI agents, were published in The Hill today. The corruption they suggest is extensive: Before the Obama administration approved a controversial deal in 2010 giving Moscow control of a large swath of American uranium, the FBI had gathered substantial evidence that Russian nuclear industry officials were engaged […]

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Ryan in Wisconsin: “This is about giving a break to middle class families”

Posted: October 17, 2017 at 11:00 am   /   Friends

Speaker Ryan continues to make the case for tax reform, most recently yesterday in Wisconsin.  The speaker first addressed the WMC Foundation’s State of Wisconsin Business & Industry luncheon, where he argued that a healthier and more competitive economy means more jobs and bigger paychecks for hardworking Americans. “This is about giving middle class families […]

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Single Payer Health Care Is Anything But

Posted: October 17, 2017 at 10:30 am   /   Friends

As the American health care system continues to spend more and get ranked lower than other developed countries, many progressives have suggested a shift to single-payer health care as a solution. Such attitudes have been exacerbated by recent Republican attempts to reign in government health care spending, prompting 52% of Democrats to say that they support a […]

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Cognitive Biases Afflict Government “Nudgers” Too

Posted: October 17, 2017 at 9:45 am   /   Friends

Economist Richard Thaler recently won the 2017 Nobel Prize in economics for his important work documenting widespread cognitive errors in human decision-making. All too often, people fail to act as rationally as conventional economic models assume, and at least some of those errors are systematic in nature. Such errors can lead to mistakes that greatly diminish […]

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Eagles Soar High for Freedom and Justice at 46th Annual Eagle Council

Posted: October 17, 2017 at 9:31 am   /   Friends

The 46th Annual Eagle Council training conference was held in St. Louis, Missouri, at the Marriott St. Louis Airport on September 22-23-24, 2017. The event was a fantastic success which buzzed with activity for the over 700 registrants who signed up to attend the Council and the much publicized Put America First Rally, which served […]

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Eagles Soar High for Freedom and Justice at 46th Annual Eagle Council

Posted: October 17, 2017 at 9:31 am   /   Friends

The 46th Annual Eagle Council training conference was held in St. Louis, Missouri, at the Marriott St. Louis Airport on September 22-23-24, 2017. The event was a fantastic success which buzzed with activity for the over 700 registrants who signed up to attend the Council and the much publicized Put America First Rally, which served […]

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Today’s Techno-Panic Would Have Killed the Printing Press

Posted: October 17, 2017 at 9:00 am   /   Friends

The opposition towards contemporary technological advancements is common, but it never had such a powerful ally in mainstream media sources. Commentators in newsrooms should know that the mindset that now opposes Lyft, Uber, and Airbnb would have prevented the commercialization of the printing press, and would, therefore, have threatened their own existence. Gutenberg’s Invention Caused […]

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Another Study Confirms Massive Wage Growth from Corporate Tax Reform

Posted: October 17, 2017 at 9:00 am   /   Friends

Another new study released this week confirms that corporate tax reform alone will spur massive wage growth in the United States. The analysis, led by Boston University Professor Lawrence Kotlikoff, argues that “the new Republican tax plan raises GDP by 3 and 5 percent and real wages by between 4 and 7 percent. This translates […]

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