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What's a 'Fair' Tax for the Mega Millionaires?

by Brian J. Gaines, Douglas Riversvia Wall Street Journal
Wednesday, April 11, 2012

Polls say Americans want higher rates on the rich. But when one poll asked how much lottery winners should pay, over half said 10% or less...

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Health care law cripples U.S. finances

by Charles Blahousvia Washington Times
Wednesday, April 11, 2012

Most affordable outcome would be total repeal...

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State of Disrepair

by Kori Schakevia Foreign Policy
Wednesday, April 11, 2012

If the State Department really wants to lead U.S. foreign policy, it needs to stop complaining about the military and act more like it...

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Making Sense of China's Bo Xilai Earthquake

by Paul R. Gregoryvia Forbes.com
Tuesday, April 10, 2012

The removal of Chongqing party boss Bo Xilai from the Politburo and the announcement that his wife is under investigation for murder are a political tsunami...

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Healthcare: The Constitutional Tipping Point

by David Davenportvia Townhall
Monday, April 9, 2012

Here's hoping the court will pull back from the Constitutional brink, which is the role it should play...

Blogs
Blogs

We Don’t Judge Teachers By Numbers Alone; The Same Should Go For Schools

by Michael J. Petrillivia Education Next
Tuesday, April 10, 2012

When it comes to evaluating teachers, there’s wide agreement that we need to look at student achievement results—but not exclusively...So why do we assume, when it comes to evaluating schools, that we must look at numbers alone?...

Blogs

U.S. Public Opinion on the Flat Tax

by Alvin Rabushkavia Flat Tax
Tuesday, April 10, 2012

To summarize, a majority of surveys show that the American people favor a broad-based, low-rate, simple flat tax...

Other Media
Other Media

With Syria peace plan in disarray, what next?

with Kori Schakevia Los Angeles Times
Wednesday, April 11, 2012
Other Media

Obamacare’s fake accounting

with Charles Blahousvia Right Turn (Washington Post)
Tuesday, April 10, 2012
Other Media

The 2012 election is about markets

with Hoover Institutionvia Right Turn (Washington Post)
Tuesday, April 10, 2012
Interviews
Interviews

Lazear on America's Taxing Issue

with Edward Paul Lazearvia Squawk Box (CNBC)
Wednesday, April 11, 2012

Edward Lazear, former Council of Economic Advisers chairman and Stanford University economics professor, offers insight on taxes, jobs growth and the economic recovery...

Interviews

Victor Davis Hanson on the John Batchelor Show

with Victor Davis Hansonvia John Batchelor Show
Tuesday, April 10, 2012

Guests: Victor Davis Hanson, Hoover; Gordon Chang, Forbes; Salena Zito, PTR; Lara Brown, Villanova; Joshua Greene, Boston Globe...