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EPA Transparency Rule Will Bolster Science and Improve Rulemaking

View Full Document as PDF Transparency is a cornerstone of the scientific process and a well-recognized goal long-extolled within the scientific community. As a 2014 editorial in the British publication Nature Geosciences explained, “Science thrives on reproducibility.” And reproducibility in science can only exist when …

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DNI Coats Remarks at Hudson Event Widely Covered by Major News Outlets

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Protecting Customer Proprietary Network Information in the Internet Age

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Beauty Deconstructed

And from an academic world that encounters it too rarely. “What do decorating a room, wearing tasteful clothes, expressing cheerfulness, offering friendship, enjoying Mayday, taking a vacation, and cultivating the ordinary virtues of patience, friendliness, and kindness all have in common?” Mitchell Kalpakgian asks in …

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Kid Vid: Regulating children’s programming in an internet-based world – Kid Vid: Regulating children’s programming in an internet-based world

On Capitol Hill, politicians are still discussing former Federal Communications Commission (FCC) chairman Tom Wheeler’s 2016 bid to assert jurisdiction over broadband providers. But across the Mall, current FCC chairman Ajit Pai continues to shift the agency away from his predecessor’s empire-building ways and back …

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FreedomWorks Applauds IRS Decision to Protect 1st Amendment Rights

WASHINGTON, D.C. – In the wake of the Internal Revenue Service’s decision to eliminate the requirement for tax-exempt organizations to file personally-identifiable information about their donors, FreedomWorks President, Adam Brandon, commented: “We applaud the Treasury Department for eliminating the requirement that nonprofit groups disclosure sensitive …

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Discussing President Trump’s management of the summit with Putin: Pletka on BBC’s ‘Beyond 100 Days’ – AEI – American Enterprise Institute: Freedom, Opportunity, Enterprise

President Trump raises uncomfortable issues with the Russians, but they serve his political interest in the “witch hunt” rather than stand for American interest. Continue Reading....

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In practice, ‘fair trade’ = protectionism – AEI – American Enterprise Institute: Freedom, Opportunity, Enterprise

The quotation below is from the introduction to the book Fair Trade Fraud: How Congress Pillages the Consumer and Decimates American Competitiveness by James Bovard, who observed that complaints about unfair trade and calls for fair trade were at a historic high in 1991 when …

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Protectionism as errant economic quackery that deserves contempt, scorn, ridicule and moral indignation – AEI – American Enterprise Institute: Freedom, Opportunity, Enterprise

According to Wikipedia, William Graham Sumner (1840-1910, pictured above) was a classical liberal American social scientist who taught social sciences at Yale, where he held the nation’s first professorship in sociology. Sumner wrote numerous books and essays on American history, economic history, political theory, sociology, …

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Trump Is Right. NATO Countries Need to Up Their Defense Spending.

President Donald Trump may have offended some of our allies last week when he delivered a stern message reminding them of their unmet defense spending promises, but it was not a message they haven’t heard before. “If we’ve got collective defense,” then-President Barack Obama said …

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