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The center-right crowd is sometimes labeled a movement of opposition rather than proposition. While it’s true that Bill Buckley’s aphorism on standing athwart history, …

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When Opportunity Lives interviewed Kim Norcross, superintendent of the public charter school Phoenix Academy in North Carolina, last fall, she said that as more …

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Education

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This year marks the tenth anniversary of Hurricane Katrina, and as New Orleans rebuilt from the storm’s aftermath, a bright spot emerged: education. As …

Energy

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Marketwatch reports: Crude-oil futures dropped further on Thursday after a weekly supply report showed a larger-than-expected increase in crude inventories, and U.S. stockpiles were …

Jobs

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From the Wall Street Journal: Forty-two states and the District of Columbia saw their seasonally adjusted unemployment rates fall in December compared with November, …

OpportunityNews

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A report from The Hill: Republicans believe they have identified a potent weapon in their fight against President Obama’s regulatory agenda. GOP lawmakers plan …

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A new poll from CNN finds — unsurprisingly to all except fringe elements of the environmentalist left — that a majority of Americans do …

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Jim Clifton, Chairman and CEO of Gallup, has a piece out this week throwing cold water on the notion that America is in the …

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After clearing the House by a vote of 266 to 153, with 28 Democrats in support, a bill to approve the Keystone XL pipeline …

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Adams Nager, an economics analyst and writer, disputes the oft-repeated claim that manufacturing in the U.S. has benefited from a recent rebounded: To their …

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Businesswire identifies the top three regulatory issues for businesses in the New Year:  1. Tax Extenders and Tax Reform. On December 19, 2014, President …

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If the Keystone debate is any indication, the atmosphere in the new GOP Congress is much healthier – and less toxic – than it …

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The Daily Signal has a helpful explainer on the larger effect low oil prices can have on the economy. Despite criticism from some left-leaning …