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Image of the Day: SpaceX Also Means Lower Cost to U.S. Taxpayers

Earlier this week, we continued our efforts to highlight how Elon Musk and SpaceX have propelled American space exploration from the private sector.  In that vein, UnbiasedAmerica illustrates vividly how this month's SpaceX Falcon Heavy launch also means significant savings for U.S. taxpayers over equivalent predecessors:

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February 16, 2018 • 12:22 pm

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Remarks of Chairman Ajit Pai on Restoring Internet Freedom, ANNOTATED
By CFIF Staff
Wednesday, December 06 2017
On November 28, 2017, Federal Communications Commission ("FCC") Chairman Ajit Pai delivered remarks on the Restoring Internet Freedom proceeding at an event hosted in Washington, D.C., by R Street Institute and Lincoln Network. Below are Chairman Pai’s complete remarks, along with our own annotations commentating and/or elaborating on many of his points. Chairman Pai’s remarks are in plain text while our annotations are indented and appear in italic and bold text. The Internet is the greatest free-market innovation in history.  It’s allowed us to live, play…
 
Road Map for Tax Reform
House and Senate Republicans are racing to hammer out a tax cut agreement that blends the House bill…
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Pyongyang on the Prairie, Part I
A criminal justice system that operates in the dark is arbitrary, unjust and criminal. In Oklahoma this…
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Newspapers Shouldn't Act Like Super PACs
Journalists will often complain that readers don't properly understand the distinction between editorialists…
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Lois Lerner Demands Privacy Protections the IRS Denies Everyday Americans
File this under "Greatest Ironies in American Political History."  Disgraced former Internal…
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Trump's Justice Department Takes on Harvard's Asian Quotas
The U.S. Justice Department finally is confronting Harvard University and other elite colleges that blatantly…
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Coalition of More Than 50 Organizations and Individuals to Congress: Protect Donor Privacy from Government Abuse, Eliminate Schedule B
WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, a broad coalition made up of more than 50 of the nation’s most…
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What Really Happened With the GOP Platform and Russia
It's one of the enduring misconceptions of the Trump-Russia affair. During the 2016 Republican convention…
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Dumb Sensors, Deadly Consequences
The circumstances of U.S. Border Patrol agent Rogelio Martinez's death this week remain murkier than…
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Don't Make Taxpayers Subsidize Sex Bullies
Republicans and Democrats in Washington are vying to appear the more outraged by sexual harassment on…
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CFIF Applauds Circulation of FCC Chairman Ajit Pai's Draft Restoring Internet Freedom Order
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Question of the Week   
Which one of the following American women was the first to obtain a glider pilot’s license?
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Quote of the Day   
 
"Temporary protection for Dreamers could be squeezed into a March spending package along with border security funding, lawmakers said after the Senate failed to pass a more comprehensive measure on Thursday.Senators announced the new plan after emerging from the chamber, where lawmakers defeated four immigration-related measures offered by both parties that would have provided Dreamers with permanent…[more]
 
 
—Susan Ferrechio, Washington Examiner
— Susan Ferrechio, Washington Examiner
 
Liberty Poll   

The current federal gasoline tax is 18.4 cents per gallon, last raised in 1993. What level of additional federal tax would you support to fund infrastructure redevelopment needs?