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Goldman Sachs’ Influence on Government

President Trump was put into office riding a wave of anti-Establishment sentiment, with voters at the grassroots level seeing him…
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The Growing Oil Glut

The world surplus of oil has become so bad that more and more old crude oil supertankers are being used…
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Credit Standards Are Loosening – Is Another Crisis Coming?

One of the contributing factors of the 2008 financial crisis was the fact that lenders loaned money to borrowers with…
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House May Need to Vote Again on Health Care Bill

Supporters of a quick overhaul of Obamacare may be in for disappointment. The health care bill passed by the House…
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Reflecting on the Congressional Baseball Practice Shooting

The assassination attempt against Republican Members of Congress as they practiced for the annual Congressional baseball game shocked many people…
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What the London and Paris Terror Attacks Teach Us

Two weeks ago, three Islamic radicals driving a rental van mowed down pedestrians in London, then got out and began…
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States and Localities Fighting Against Climate Change

States and localities across the country are continuing the fight against man-made climate change in the aftermath of President Trump’s…
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Cyborgs and the Future

From robo-advisers in the financial sector to self-order kiosks at McDonald’s, robots are replacing people in more and more roles…
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The Effect of AHCA on Mental Health Care Coverage

The American Health Care Act (AHCA), which if passed by Congress and signed into law by the President would make…
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The Changing Face of America’s Immigrant Workforce

With baby boomers starting to retire in greater numbers, the American workforce is becoming more reliant than ever on immigrant…
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NATO Funding and the Challenge of European Defense

On his first foreign tour, President Trump castigated many members of the NATO military alliance for not paying their fair…
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Estimates of GOP Health Care Bill Released

The Congressional Budget Office (CBO) released this past Wednesday its analysis of the American Health Care Act (AHCA), the health…