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Metro Denver’s coming transit apocalypse

Metro Denver’s coming transit apocalypse

RTD’s ridership peaked three years ago, with the first eight months of 2017 seeing 5.1 percent fewer riders than the same time period in 2014.

By Randal O'Toole · November 18, 2017 · 0 comments · National, Randal O'Toole, Transit, Transportation
New studies shine light on efficacy of charter schools

New studies shine light on efficacy of charter schools

By these findings, charter schools are more equitably and adequately serving students from all backgrounds than traditional public schools.

By Connan Houser · November 13, 2017 · 0 comments · Education, National
Why Congress should reform the False Claims Act

Why Congress should reform the False Claims Act

Rather than working with contractors to improve their performance, the FCA is used as a blunt instrument to extract large sums from their business operations.

By Linda Gorman · October 24, 2017 · Comments are Disabled · Health Care, Linda Gorman, National
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The myth of 100 percent renewables by 2050

Right now, neither Aspen nor Jacobson’s “roadmap” should be considered actual models to follow.

By Michael Sandoval · September 5, 2017 · Comments are Disabled · Aspen, Energy, Environment, Michael Sandoval, National
Net neutrality denies economic reality

Net neutrality denies economic reality

All Internet packets are not created equal, because you and I want it that way. Net neutrality denies this reality.

By Barry Fagin · July 12, 2017 · Comments are Disabled · Barry Fagin, National, Politics
Separating fact from fiction in Trump's education budget

Separating fact from fiction in Trump's education budget

Trump’s budget merely challenges and reassesses the ways in which the funding occurs, and how much is truly necessary.

By Micah J. Fleck · June 29, 2017 · Comments are Disabled · Education, National
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The ongoing failure of subsidy-rich solar

The corporate favoritism through subsidies showered on wind and solar by governments has been significant.

By Michael Sandoval · June 16, 2017 · Comments are Disabled · Energy, Environment, Michael Sandoval, National
We don't need ObamaCare to cover those with pre-existing conditions

We don't need ObamaCare to cover those with pre-existing conditions

We had lower premiums and good protection for people with pre-existing conditions before ObamaCare.

By Linda Gorman · May 30, 2017 · Comments are Disabled · Health Care, Linda Gorman, National, Obamacare
Free speech zones, emotional coddling a disservice to college students

Free speech zones, emotional coddling a disservice to college students

Their job is to develop students intellectually, not to emotionally coddle them.

By Cassie Morrow · April 6, 2017 · Comments are Disabled · Education, Free Speech, Higher Education, National
American Health Care Act doesn't go far enough

American Health Care Act doesn't go far enough

The first, and most obvious shortcoming is that it does not in fact repeal Obamacare.

By Dr. Jill Vecchio and Frank Francone · March 22, 2017 · Comments are Disabled · Health Care, National, Obamacare

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