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Trump, Moon to Talk North Korea Strategy

Posted: June 28, 2017 at 6:44 pm   /   Politics

President Donald Trump and South Korean President Moon Jae-in have common ground in dismantling North Korea’s nuclear program, according to the White House, even if the two leaders meeting Thursday at the White House seem to have a different goals for doing so. Moon, who was elected in May, has talked about how South Korea […]

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Paris to Build a ‘Wall’ Around Eiffel Tower as Terrorism Becomes Mundane in Europe

Posted: June 28, 2017 at 3:37 pm   /   Politics

Americans are still waiting for a border wall, but France is set to get a wall of their own by the end of the year. Unlike the American iteration, this barrier won’t be erected on the French border. It’s set to surround the Eiffel Tower to shield it from terrorist attacks. Last month, the Paris […]

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Restricting Steel Imports Would Hurt Our Allies, Not China

Posted: June 28, 2017 at 2:46 pm   /   Politics

The Trump administration’s investigation of steel imports as a possible national security concern is the latest in a line of aggressive actions designed to boost the economy. The target of the so-called Section 232 probe is, in large part, imports into the U.S. from China. In recent testimony before the House Ways and Means Committee, the […]

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Pro-Life Group Claims Twitter Has ‘Suppressed’ Its Message

Posted: June 28, 2017 at 2:31 pm   /   Politics

A pro-life group is claiming Twitter has “suppressed” their ads. Live Action, a nonprofit organization founded by Lila Rose to promote the end of abortion, released a statement Tuesday about their clashes with the social media giant. Twitter censorship accusations have been growing increasingly frequent in recent years. “While Planned Parenthood is allowed to advertise […]

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Doctor: Insurance Wouldn’t Pay for Patients’ Treatments, But Offered Assisted Suicide

Posted: June 28, 2017 at 2:19 pm   /   Politics

Dr. Brian Callister, a doctor in Reno, Nevada, says he had two patients recently who both needed life-saving treatments. “Not palliative care, not hospice, these would have been curative procedures.” One patient, he said, was from California, and the other was from Oregon, which both have passed physician-assisted suicide laws. Instead of offering to pay for […]

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New Studies Show a Consistent Result: Private School Choice Works

Posted: June 28, 2017 at 2:09 pm   /   Politics

Time heals all wounds—except, it seems, in the research world. Opponents of parental choice in education, like publicly funded K-12 scholarships and vouchers, are not satisfied by new research findings showing that private school choice is working. It’s not enough that students using a voucher to attend private school are catching up their peers in […]

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New Legislation Would Require Food Stamp Recipients to Show Proof of Job Searching

Posted: June 28, 2017 at 1:50 pm   /   Politics

A Louisiana congressman introduced legislation Thursday that would strengthen work requirements for recipients of food stamps. “By putting certain perimeters or requirements on the program where you have to actually do job searches and you have to go do interviews and you have to participate in certain job training activities, it is migrating people from […]

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EPA Poised to Undo Obama’s Federal Power Grab

Posted: June 28, 2017 at 1:47 pm   /   Politics

A highly controversial rule from the Obama administration may finally be on its way out. On Tuesday, the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) announced that they are going to put an end to the Obama administration’s federal power grab known as the “Waters of the United States” (WOTUS) rule. Specifically, the EPA and Army Corps of […]

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How to Restore Optimism and Verve to the US Economy

Posted: June 28, 2017 at 1:44 pm   /   Politics

America’s entrepreneurial dynamism has been falling, and the cost of inaction grows daily. According to a recent study by the Economic Innovation Group, America “suffers from a problem of too little creation—not too much destruction—perhaps for the first time in its history.” Over the past decade, our economic and job creation engine has run out […]

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