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High Risk: The Debate Over the Price of Specialty Drugs and Zika Virus

In an interview with CFIF, Dr. Scott Gottlieb, Resident Fellow at the American Enterprise Institute, discusses the history and regulations surrounding drug prices, who should finance important medical advancements, and the continuing Zika threat.

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September 27, 2016 • 01:11 pm

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CFIF Constitution Day Quiz
By CFIF Staff
Tuesday, September 13 2016
Take our 17-Question Quiz to test your knowledge of the U.S. Constitution.
(Answer key may be found at the bottom)
1. Constitution Day is observed annually on September 17th because on that date in 1787: a. The first state ratified the Constitution
b. The last state ratified the Constitution
c. The Constitution was sent to Congress for ratification
d. The Constitution went into effect, having been ratified by 9 states   2. Which one of the following did the U.S. Constitution replace? a. The Declaration of Independence
 
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  We have gotten so used to seeing college presidents and other academic "leaders" caving…
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Question of the Week   
The first session of the U.S. Supreme Court was held on February 1, 1790, in which one of the following cities?
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Quote of the Day   
 
"A recent Gallup survey found a new low in public trust of the media, with only 32 percent of Americans saying they have a great deal or some trust in newspapers, TV and radio 'to report the news fully, accurately and fairly.' Trust fell eight points in one year alone and is only 14 percent among Republicans.In a change election where both candidates have historically high negative ratings, many voters…[more]
 
 
—Michael Goodwin, New York Post
— Michael Goodwin, New York Post
 
Liberty Poll   

Who won the first 2016 televised presidential debate?