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Claims for Social Security Disability Benefits Are At a 15-Year Low

The Social Security Disability Insurance program is one of the most-abused of government programs, with the added feature that once people get on SSDI, they rarely get off. Well, until now. What gives?

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Making Kids Programming Better Through Common-Sense Broadcast TV Reforms

Congress's Kid Vid rules are outdated. Most families don’t get their kid’s programming via over-the-air television.

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A New Proposal to Replace the Broken Healthcare Law

Empower consumers with more choices, reduce costs, and target aid to those who need it most.

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Mike Pence Sends Hillsdale Grads into the World Bolstered by Idealism

If you want to read an uplifting commencement address, one that is not bitter or nasty and partisan, as too many have been this season, Vice President Mike Pence gave a lovely one at Hillsdale College.

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Is It Time to Bring Back the "Spoils System"?

Bureaucrats are behaving badly.

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Trump Administration Expands Cheaper, Quality Healthcare Plans

Freelancers, small businesses, and associations can soon band together for better health care.

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How to Create Broad-Based Prosperity

Policymakers should not be afraid of a tight labor market.

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OpEd

Turkey has a chance to oust Erdogan the tyrant

Via New York Post

by Elisha Maldonado

That we’re asking the question at all tells you how much Turkish politics have shifted under the Islamist strongman’s feet...

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Supreme Court ignores obvious solution to Internet sales tax debate in Wayfair ruling

Via Washington Examiner

by Mattie Duppler

The answer, issued in the ruling held in a 5-4 decision on Thursday, is a bad one for taxpayers.

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Juneteenth Is Over but Progress for Blacks Must Grow

Via Newsmax

by Patrice Lee Onwuka

Today, it takes seconds for the president of the United States to announce a sweeping national policy to the world with a tweet. News traveled much more slowly back in 1865...

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In our health system, ObamaCare is the dangerous pre-existing condition

Via The Hill

by Nan Hayworth

As a physician whose career in medicine was dedicated to preserving and improving my patients’ health, I know firsthand how important it is for everyone to have access to care...

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How Childhood Trauma Contributes to Skyrocketing Suicide Rates

Via National Review

by Ericka Andersen Sylvester

Childhood trauma can cut so deep that the brain is rewired to view the world as hopeless, forever repeating nightmares of the past...

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TV

Protesters Want Media Attention, Not Policy Change • Your World with Neil Cavuto

Free-Range Parenting Leader: ‘We’re At a 50-Year Crime Low,’ Parents Should Worry Less • Bold TV

Hypocrisy on the Left will prevent immigration bills from passing • FBN am

Radio

#ChampionWomen Calls Out the Media's Double Standard for Women • Vicki McKenna Show • Listen >>>

Opioid Lawsuits Do More Harm Than Good • Bill Meyer Show • Listen >>>

E-Cigarettes are 95% Less Harmful Than Cigarettes-Why the moral panic? • Steve Gruber Show • Listen >>>

Mentions

Debunking Myths About The Past, Present And Future Of Opioids

Via American Council on Science and Health

by Julie Gunlock

The mere existence of an opioid pill is not why there is a crisis...

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MSNBC's Nicolle Wallace slammed for asking if Melania, Ivanka are 'dead inside' or 'paid off'

Via Fox News

by Charlotte Hays

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A Surgical Approach To High Prescription Drug Prices

Via Forbes

by Carrie L. Lukas

President Trump’s plan to lower prescription drug costs uses a surgeon’s scalpel to address a range of issues, offering nearly 30 policy recommendations to modernize payment policies, weed out counter-productive regulations, improve price transparency, and expand competitive price negotiations...

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