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Modern Family Still Facing Employment Woes

April 24 2015
by Patrice J. Lee

What can you say to an Administration that spins job losses because of minimum wage hikes as affording opportunities to stay home with the kids?

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The ObamaCare Grace Period

April 24 2015
by Patrice J. Lee

It was a bust everywhere but in two states, where sign-ups did marginally better. Why did these states differ from sign-ups elsewhere?

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Working for Women Podcast 6 • Bee Colony Collapse Alarmism

April 24 2015
by Celia Meyer

IWF Culture of Alarmism director Julie Gunlock was joined by IWF and CEI Senior Fellow Angela Logomasini to discuss the alarmism surrounding the "collapse" of bee colonies...

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Why the Flat Tax Is Fair

April 24 2015
by Charlotte Hays

If you’ve just paid not only your taxes but also an exorbitant sum to your tax preparer, you might be in the mood to entertain ideas about the flat tax.

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Lois and Hillary: Our Ladies of the Zipped Lips

April 24 2015
by Charlotte Hays

New York Times: Come clean, Hill . . .

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Is Jessica Valenti Just Jealous Because a Man Wrote "Missoula"?

April 24 2015
by Charlotte Allen

Jon Krakauer, campus-rape "mansplainer."

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Alarmism About Food Creates New Mental Condition: Orthorexia

April 23 2015
by Julie Gunlock

Are we becoming healthier or just crazy trying to get healhty?

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Will Pennsylvania Politicians Throw Money at Their 911 Emergency Call Problem--Or Will They Try to Fix It Instead?

April 23 2015
by Charlotte Hays

Some Pennsylvavania legislatorswant a $78 million tax hike. Well, that's easier than addressing the problem.

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Are Millennials Milking Mom & Dad?

April 23 2015
by Patrice J. Lee

A survey finds that Millennials are three times as likely to say they got a lot of financial help from their parents when starting out on life.

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Kiss of Death? Hillary Goes to Chipotle, and Chipotle's Stock Promptly Plunges

April 23 2015
by Charlotte Allen

The chicken burrito bowl from hell.

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The IRS Disconnect

April 23 2015
by Patrice J. Lee

Reportedly, the IRS hung up on 8.1 million callers looking for help during this tax season.

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Earth Day Confessions (and Questions) from a Skeptic

April 22 2015
by Hadley Heath

The Left often warns of a "crisis." Although overblown, we shouldn't just dismiss concerns about the earth, but weigh the costs and benefits of our actions. 

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Who’s Afraid of Christina Hoff Sommers?

April 22 2015
by Charlotte Hays

Apparently, those intrepid feminists at Georgetown and Oberlin, who demand “trigger warnings” to protect them from being “traumatized” by listening to the prominent scholar . . .

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I Apologize If . . .

April 22 2015
by Charlotte Hays

Be a man, General Dempsey.

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Jon Krakauer's Campus Rape Crock

April 22 2015
by Charlotte Allen

The jury acquitted author Krakauer's college-quarterback villain of rape charges after just 2 1/2 hours of deliberation.

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ROTC Cadets at Temple U. Wear High Heels With Their Camo--Yes, You Read That Right

April 21 2015
by Charlotte Allen

Um, Army regs don't list femme footwear as an alternative to standard-issue combat boots.

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Want Legroom? Fly ICE

April 21 2015
by Patrice J. Lee

ICE wastes our money by flying illegals home in planes that aren’t full. 

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L.A. Actors Revolt: A Minimum Wage Hike Would Put Us Out of Work!

April 21 2015
by Patrice J. Lee

There’s a new wrinkle in the minimum wage debate and it’s playing out on-stage.

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Hillary Endorses One of Obama's Worst Proposals: Free Community College

April 21 2015
by Charlotte Hays

It is disappointing—but not exactly unexpected.

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Warning: Electricity Prices Could Soar

April 21 2015
by Carrie L. Lukas

Get the facts about the impact of the EPA's latest powergrab. 

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Bad News for the Diversity Chancellor:STEM Tenure Track Hiring Actually Runs in Favor of Women

April 21 2015
by Charlotte Hays

Heather Mac Donald on a new study on gender hiring on the STEM tenure track.

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Gwyneth Paltrow's "Food Stamp Challenge": Bad Math and Even Worse Groceries

April 20 2015
by Charlotte Allen

The "S" in "SNAP" stands for "Supplemental," not "Socialized Everything."

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When Bureaucrats Become Kleptocrats

April 20 2015
by Charlotte Hays

Every year a federal bureau confiscates nearly half of Marvin and Laura Horne's raisin crop. Is this right? The Supreme Court hears oral arguments in the Horne case Wednesday.

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U.S. Energy Information Administration Releases Energy Outlook

April 20 2015
by Jillian Kay Melchior

2040 will see lower carbon emissions than 2005, in part because of growing natural gas use.

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Mullahs Vs. President Obama: Care to Make a Bet on Who Prevails?

April 20 2015
by Charlotte Hays

Max Boot: "If his negotiations with Iran are any indication, [President Obama] is the kind of innocent abroad who pays $100,000 for a carpet that’s worth $100."

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