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MANHATTAN — “Working hard is the backbone of the American Dream,” words from progressive economist Elise Gould’s opening statement in Wednesday’s Intelligence Squared debate …

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If the GOP takes control of Congress after the mid-term elections the nation’s focus will shift to what comes next. A few observations about …

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Education

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The Alliance for School Choice shares a touching video about a young girl and her family benefiting from Arizona’s groundbreaking school choice program. “As …

Energy

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CNBC reports on the ongoing drop in oil prices as caused by the boom in U.S. energy production: Oil prices slipped on Wednesday after data …

Jobs

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The Dallas Morning News reports on a new survey of U.S. business executives: Texas has won some big bets and lost others when it …

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From Inc.com: Many people dream of inventing a product and growing rich.  Inventor Alex Shlaferman, 20, founder of Vante Toys, has already done it, …

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From The Hill: Natural gas exploration in the Marcellus shale formation has created just over 45,000 construction jobs, a new study has concluded. The …

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According to a recent Gallup poll: The Republicans in Congress hold significant leads over the Democrats on four of the six issues that U.S. …

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Travel reporter Jennifer Conlin writes in the New York Times about Detroit’s suddenly booming food scene, which has been a helpful boost to the …

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A study from the Institute for Energy Research has found that the Environmental Protection Agency’s climate regulations have already or will force the closures …

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James Pethokoukis of the American Enterprise Institute sat down with Ian Hathaway, managing director of a San Francisco-based economics and research consulting firm, to …

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Researchers at the economic think tank National Bureau of Economic Research found in a recent study that loans from the Small Business Administration are …

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Detroit – not exactly the first city that comes to mind when you think of innovation. TechTown Detroit aims to change that. Operating from …