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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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Courts Dismiss Unions' "Property" Claim to Non-Members' Wages
By Timothy H. Lee
Thursday, September 28 2017
When it comes to shamelessness and sheer chutzpah, it's difficult to top labor union leaders.  First, they tenaciously fight right-to-work laws, which simply allow individual employees to decide whether or not they wish to join unions.  It apparently hasn't dawned on them that compulsory membership is more befitting the former East Germany or today's Cuba than the United States of America.  When that fails, they resort to filing lawsuits claiming that they nevertheless enjoy a "property right" to non-members' wages.  In welcome news, however, courts in two separate…
 
CFIF Supreme Court Quiz
Take CFIF’s 10-Question Supreme Court Quiz and test your knowledge of our Nation’s Highest…
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NFL Pigskins at the Public Trough
I'm calling foul on all the leftists rushing to protect the NFL's protest crusaders from President Donald…
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DeVos Welcomes Men Back to Campus
Good news for college men. You're again welcome on campus. On Friday, Sept. 22, Education Secretary Betsy…
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Don't Fall for Jimmy Kimmel's Cheap Zero-Sum Emotionalism
In recent months, late-night talk show host Jimmy Kimmel has taken to scaremongering his audience with…
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College Faculties: Advocating Self-Discipline Is Now Discriminatory
George Orwell once observed, "There are some ideas so absurd that only an intellectual could believe…
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Over DACA, An Acute Case of Trump Panic Syndrome
The entire politico-media complex had a nervous breakdown last week over President Trump's position on…
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Show Biz Meltdown: Bombs Away!
The numbers don't lie. Across the entertainment industry, viewers and fans are tuning out. It's no coincidence…
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Sanders Bill Makes Health Insurance Illegal
Bernie Sanders' Medicare for All Act, introduced last week, outlaws private health insurance. Curiously…
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Crime and Immigration: What's In the Dream Act
Commentary on the DACA controversy frequently notes that the nation's nearly 700,000 so-called Dreamers…
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Justices Should Toss Dems' Phony Election Lawsuit
If you can't win, change the rules. Democrats and progressive activists are joining forces to urge the…
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Question of the Week   
Who was the first African American to be commissioned as a medical officer in the Union Army?
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"For all the diplomatic wizardry of reporters eager to emulate the fame of Woodward and Bernstein (with a movie coming soon to a theater near you), and pundits ever ready for attack, so far few of them recognize the Russian game for what it is. Vladimir Putin was not out to elect an American president. He was out for bigger game.He wants to mislead, confuse and confound, and some get it. 'When we…[more]
 
 
—Wesley Pruden, The Washington Times Editor-in-Chief Emeritus
— Wesley Pruden, The Washington Times Editor-in-Chief Emeritus
 
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?