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What Do Women Really Care About? A Conversation with Pollster Kristen Soltis Anderson

On this episode of "She Thinks," Kristen Soltis Anderson joins the podcast to discuss voter demographics ahead of the 2020 election.

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What Did People Do Before There Were College Loans?

Student loans didn't exist in the 1960s. And yet . . . people still graduated from college. What happened?

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California's War on Cleanliness

Are tiny shampoo bottles really the problem?

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Twenty Years After Columbine: Are Our Kids Safer?

Schools should assume every day that someone is out there who wants to harm their students.

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Tragic: Graduates of Historically Black Colleges Hard Hit by College Loan Debt Crisis

Taking on debt can be particularly debilitating for kids from less affluent families.

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Need Money? Hey, Just Print It

They call themselves neo-Keynesians. But they are much more radical.

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Beto's Lousy Level of Charitable Giving: What It Means

How you answer one question probably determines how much you gave to charity last year.

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OpEd

Advance "Paycheck Fairness" With Tax Reform

Via Forbes

by Carrie L. Lukas

This mislabeled bill is sold as a way to end discrimination against women, but this ignores that discrimination is already illegal. Worse, the bill’s proposed new red tape and associated specter of more lawsuits would encourage employers to standardize pay scales and offer less flexibility...

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Further investigation of Trump is pointless political theater

Via Boston Globe

by Jennifer C. Braceras

It’s time to move on...

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Price transparency is key to a functional health-care market

Via The Hill

by Hadley Heath

At the heart of our nation’s debate over health care are two questions: Do we currently have a market for health care? Should we have one?...

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Go to a Cheap College — or None at All

Via National Review

by Naomi Schaefer Riley

A bachelor’s degree certifies a set of life skills you don’t really need college for...

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Wisconsin deserves full transparency about vouchers

Via The Hill

by Vicki E. Alger

Wisconsin Governor Tony Evers (D) has been promising transparency about voucher programs, but he and his allies are delivering half-truths instead...

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TV

Media Over-Hyped Collusion and Turned Out Wrong • Kennedy

Lets Talk About Cyber Security Not Collusion • Kennedy

Opportunity Zones Create Economic Prosperity • Making Money with Charles Payne

Radio

Mueller Report Finally Available: What did it say and what is next? • WAMU • Listen >>>

Another Confirmed Case of the Measles: What to do about anti-vaxxers? • WBAL • Listen >>>

How to Incentivize Parents to Vaccinate Their Kids So Everyone Wins • Steve Gruber Show • Listen >>>

Mentions

From politician’s daughter to SNL punchline, Meghan McCain has embraced going mainstream

Via The Washington Post

by Inez Feltscher Stepman

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FDA’s Sharpless will not be kind to vaping

Via Vaping Post

by Julie Gunlock

It has been a full week since Scott Gottlieb has left the Food and Drug Administration. Sharpless will be no improvement when it comes to regulating vapes and e-cigarettes...

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Conservatives Need to Reclaim Feminism or Pick a New Word

Via The Daily Signal

by Inez Stepman and Kelsey Bolar

But a weightier question remains. Should conservatives reclaim the word “feminism,” or finally toss it to the left?..

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