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Disaster Relief as Bad Policy

In light of nature's prevelance in the recent news cycle, it's worth reevaluating a poignant article from William F. Shugart II, published by the Independent Institute in their Spring 2011 issue of The Independent Review. Only 25 percent of the respondents to a survey conducted in Mississippi after Hurricane Katrina identified government as their most […]


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Liberty NewsWire – August 26, 2011

"Citing "a range of tools that could be used to provide additional monetary stimulus," he said the Fed "will continue to consider those and other pertinent issues, including of course economic and financial developments, at our meeting in September, which has been scheduled for two days instead of one to allow a fuller discussion," Bernanke […]


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A federal day of service?

At his inauguration, Obama called for a day of service. Now, he has called for Patriot's Day (September 11) to be a day of service.  Only a person who has never been in the habit of service to his fellow man calls for service. Only a person who is not in the habit of giving to charity […]


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The More Things “Change”…

… the more they stay the same, especially in government. Remember when then-candidate Obama said it was "unpatriotic" that Bush added $4 trillion to the national debt? Via CBS News: The debt was $10.626 trillion on the day Mr. Obama took office. The latest calculation from Treasury shows the debt has now hit $14.639 trillion. […]


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Mark Mix on Right to Work

Mark Mix, President of the National Right to Work Foundation, recently appeared on Fox Business' The Willis Report to discuss the effects of Right to Work and the Boeing situation in South Carolina. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=s54rFy9Db90&feature=player_embedded


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