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[ad_1] (Unsplash) From an email (that I’ve lightly edited) in response to my column today: Your article seems to take the premise that loose monetary policy leads to economic growth and to my knowledge, there is no evidence, empirical or otherwise, that shows that relationship. In fact, the largest study ever done regarding loose monetary
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[ad_1] Posted by: R. Mitchell in Featured News, Syndicated Posts, Trump Administration, White House Watch June 25, 2020 Topics in this post: Donald Trump President Donald Trump delivers remarks Thursday at Fincantieri Marinette Marine in Wisconsin. The event is scheduled to begin at 4:00 p.m. CDT. Content created by Conservative Daily News and some content syndicated
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[ad_1] A Facebook moderator who works at one of the company’s third-party contractors explained why he uses his authority as a censor to target President Donald Trump’s supporters in an undercover video from a Project Veritas operative released Thursday. The video shows a Facebook content moderator working for Cognizant, noting that he focuses on Trump’s
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[ad_1] Businesses, workers and residents sued the city of Seattle on Wednesday, saying local leadership enabled and endorsed the occupied zone at the detriment of “basic public safety.” At least a dozen businesses filed the class-action lawsuit, which came as a result of Seattle’s Capitol Hill Organized Protest (CHOP)’s continued proliferation in the city. “Rather
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[ad_1] President Donald Trump will not follow restrictions put in place Wednesday that requires New Jersey’s visitors to quarantine for 14 days, according to the White House. Democratic Gov. Phil Murphy of New Jersey joined Govs. Andrew Cuomo of New York and Ned Lamont of Connecticut Wednesday to announce that visitors must quarantine when arriving
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[ad_1] FILE PHOTO: Democratic U.S. presidential candidate and former Vice President Joe Biden speaks during the 11th Democratic candidates debate of the 2020 U.S. presidential campaign, held in CNN’s Washington studios without an audience because of the global coronavirus pandemic, in Washington, U.S., March 15, 2020. (REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque) On Monday, Jen O’Malley Dillon, the campaign
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[ad_1] A model poses with Olympus Corp’s OM-D E-M1 digital camera during its unveiling in Tokyo, Japan, September 10, 2013. (Toru Hanai/Reuters) I was sad to read that Japanese firm Olympus is selling its camera business to the private-equity firm Japanese Industrial Partners. The remaining part of Olympus focuses on medical imaging technology. The firm
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[ad_1] FBI Director Christopher Wray said in an interview aired Wednesday that he has “serious concerns” about how the bureau handled the investigation into former national security adviser Michael Flynn. “I will say….the Flynn investigation, which took place before I started, and by the time I started was in the hands of the special counsel’s
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[ad_1] Topics in this post: Minneapolis Minnesota A Minneapolis citizen who is living in a neighborhood where citizens are swearing off the police expressed regret to The New York Times for calling the cops on two black teenage boys after they mugged him at gunpoint. Mitchell Erickson called 911 out of reflex recently after the
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[ad_1] New York, New Jersey and Connecticut will impose a 14-day quarantine on travelers from states that are experiencing significant community spread of coronavirus, Gov. Andrew Cuomo announced Wednesday. “We worked very hard to get the viral transmission rate down. We don’t want to see it go up because a lot of people come into
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[ad_1] 1. Wesley J. Smith: The Bioethics Push to Starve Dementia Patients The Netherlands and Belgium have long permitted lethal injection euthanasia for the ill and disabled who are competent. But now, doctors also may lethally inject incompetent people with Alzheimer’s, stroke, or other cognitively disabling condition if the patient so instructed while still compos
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[ad_1] Topics in this post: Seattle Washington The Seattle City Council unanimously voted Monday to ditch an ordinance allowing police officers to arrest loiterers if they’re suspected of drug dealing or prostitution, citing its racial origins. The rejection of the loitering bill, which reportedly affected black communities at a higher rate, has moved to Democratic
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[ad_1] Statues Matter. History Matters. American Heroes Matter An out of control mob of radical, entitled vandals has been tearing down and destroying historic American statues and national monuments for the last few years.  In 2020 the planned hysteria has been whipped into a fever pitch by the Fake Noose Media. Not one of our
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[ad_1] H/t Grant’s Almost Daily, an interesting (and alarming) nugget from the Financial Times from a week or so ago: Data provider Bloomberg has urged users to switch the way they price US dollar interest rate options — in case they are caught out by a move by the Federal Reserve to push rates below
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[ad_1] Posted by: R. Mitchell in Featured News, Syndicated Posts, White House Watch June 24, 2020 President Donald Trump and President Andrzej Duda of Poland will hold a joint press conference on Wednesday. The event is scheduled to begin at 3:30 p.m. EDT. Content created by Conservative Daily News and some content syndicated through CDN is
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[ad_1] (Pixabay) The news media are supposed to be the fourth estate. When those in government behave incompetently, allow themselves to be corrupted, abuse human rights, or otherwise disgrace their office, we expect the media to be a force for accountability, and to expose these betrayals of our trust with precision, clarity, and courage. President
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[ad_1] Fredrick Douglass, circa 1879 (National Archives and Records Administration/Image via Wikimedia ) As I noted in today’s Morning Jolt — which I’m writing this week while the inestimable Jim Geraghty is on vacation — the latest “anti-racist” campaign targeting statues for forcible erasure is being directed at the Emancipation Memorial, also known as the
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