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Social Security and the Asterisk

July 31 2015
by Charlotte Hays

You've likely already read or at least heard about the National Review story about the asterisk on Social Security statements.

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Profile In Courage: Mrs. Clinton Says She Will Reveal Her Opinion on the Keystone Pipeline *AFTER* She is President

July 31 2015
by Charlotte Hays

If you ever doubted that a Hillary Clinton presidency would be a third term for President Obama, you only had to hear her pathetic dodge on a question about the Keystone Pipeline XL, to know that it would.

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Fun Clip: Chris Matthews Ask DWS the Difference Between a Democrat and a Socialist. Twice

July 31 2015
by Charlotte Hays

She can't answer the question. Twice.

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The Economy is Sluggish and Americans Know It!

July 31 2015
by Patrice J. Lee

Our economy is like a baby who is developing a little but  whose  growth is slow and we are worried.

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Street Theater over Regulations in Ocean City

July 31 2015
by Patrice J. Lee

New regulations prompt outcry from boardwalk artists and performers who see the city as harming their livelihoods.

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A New Bill to Address Sexual Assault on Campus

July 30 2015
by Charlotte Hays

The Safe Campus Act looks like a step in the right direction.

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Unhappy 50th Birthday Medicare and Medicaid

July 30 2015
by Hadley Heath

How's our "Great Society" working out?

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Strategic Planning: Formerly "Dead Broke" Candidate Shuts Down Bergdorf's for $600 Hair Cut

July 30 2015
by Charlotte Hays

Camille Paglia and A. B. Stoddard are saying things that cause us to think the previously unthinkable.

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Millennials Still Experience Failure to Launch

July 30 2015
by Charlotte Hays

According to Pew, even fewer young Americans are independent now than during the recession.

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U VA Grads Sue Rolling Stone and Author of Bogus "Gang Rape" Article

July 30 2015
by Charlotte Hays

The story was pefect--a gang rape by frat boys at a venerable southern university. Just one hitch: there doesn't seem to be a shred of evidence that it was true.

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Rutgers Prof Who Helped Run Condoleezza Rice Off Campus Complains That Fox News Dissed One of Her Tweets

July 29 2015
by Charlotte Allen

All she said was that the U.S. was more "brutal" than ISIS.

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Bummer: Health Care Costs Rising Rapidly under ObamaCare

July 29 2015
by Patrice J. Lee

Health care spending is believed to have hit $3.1 trillion last year and is projected to  make up a fifth of the U.S. economy in less than a decade. 

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Wal-Mart to Suppliers: Labels Matter

July 29 2015
by Patrice J. Lee

The giant retailer takes pre-emptive action to stave off further government regulation.

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Springtime for Bureaucrats: President Threatens Veto for Bill to Make Firing Incompetent VA Bureaucrats Easier

July 29 2015
by Charlotte Hays

Forget the vets--it's bureaucrat job security that really matters.

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What Technology Makes Possible

July 28 2015
by Carrie L. Lukas

We need policies that encourage technological progress to continue.

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Working for Women Podcast 16 • A Conversation with Congresswoman Barbara Comstock

July 28 2015
by Celia Meyer

IWF executive director Sabrina Schaeffer sits down with Congresswoman Barbara Comstock, IWF's 2015 Woman of Valor honoree, in the latest "Working for Women" podcast..

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Chipping Away at Cyber Threats

July 28 2015
by Charlotte Hays

A new technology may make our personal information safer.

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Child Labor: Abhorred by Progressives for the First World, Deemed Environmentally Correct by Progressives for the Third World

July 28 2015
by Charlotte Allen

It's the "sharing economy" for children.

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Factual Feminist: About that World Cup Wage Gap . . .

July 28 2015
by Charlotte Hays

Learn why the prize money disparity has more to do with sports economics than sexism.

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Getting Rich, Hiding Behind the Disabled?

July 28 2015
by Patrice J. Lee

A federal program designed to put disabled Americans to work is allegedly mired in corruption, wasting potentially $2 billion taxpayer dollars, violating laws, and committing fraud.

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Ethiopia: President Obama Finds It a Neat Place to Criticize the Democratic Process in the U.S.

July 28 2015
by Charlotte Hays

The only way President Obama could possibly make his decision to visit Ethiopia, whose abysmal human rights record has been criticized by Human Rights Watch, Amnesty International and other organizations, worse would have been to publicly criticize the democratic process while there. Oh--wait.

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Meet Jeannie Gaffigan, Modern Feminist

July 27 2015
by Charlotte Hays

She has influence but prefers to remain in the background. Is that wrong? Discuss among yourselves.

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A Bipartisan Plan to Make Washington Less Fireproof

July 27 2015
by Patrice J. Lee

Reforms are moving through the House and Senate to make it easier to fire or punish federal workers who engage in bad behavior.

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Nailed: The Famous New York Times Story on Manicurist Exploitation Seems to Be Falling Apart

July 27 2015
by Charlotte Hays

But it was great for increasing regulations while it lasted.

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A Taxpayer-Subsidized Conference for Middle Schoolers: Ninth Graders Learn All About Lesbian Sex

July 27 2015
by Charlotte Allen

Plus, an F-bombing drag queen who tells the kids to vandalize the property of their opponents.

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