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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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Do Not Let the Children Lead
By Michelle Malkin
Wednesday, February 21 2018
Where are all the grown-ups in times of crisis and grief? Don't bother searching America's prestigious law schools. Two adult men, occupying lofty perches as law professors, argued this week that the voting age in the U.S. should be lowered to 16 because some high school survivors of the Parkland, Florida, shooting who want gun control "are proving how important it is to include young people's voices in political debate." That was the assertion of University of Kentucky law professor Joshua Douglas on CNN.com. He praised some student leaders at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School who've…
 
A Non-Alarmist Reading Of the Mueller Russia Indictment
There's been no shortage of breathless reaction to Trump-Russia special prosecutor Robert Mueller's indictment…
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Intellectual Property: America Still Leads the World, but Dangers Lurk
The United States maintains its worldwide lead in the critical area of intellectual property (IP) protection…
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What Explains the FBI's Deep Faith In Trump Dossier Author?
One of the most remarkable takeaways from the new documents released in the Trump-Russia investigation…
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Science, Secrecy and Lies in Oklahoma
As the Oklahoma attorney general's office fights to keep hidden from public view the results of secret…
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Foreign Freeloading to Blame for High Drug Prices
Americans are suffering pharmaceutical sticker shock. But the remedy Democrats are backing—price…
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Economic Freedom Index: U.S. Stabilizes In Trump's First Year
For eight long years, the United States suffered continual decline in economic freedom under Barack Obama. …
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Coalition of More Than 100 Organizations and Individuals Endorse the Preventing IRS Abuse and Protecting Free Speech Act
WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, a broad coalition made up of more than 100 of the nation’s most…
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CDC Should Put America First
Under President Obama, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention sent money and staff to distant…
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Memo to Dan Rather: Shut Up About Memos
Old liberal media liars never fade away. They just rage, rage against the dying of their dinosaur industry's…
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Republicans and Those 'Attacks' On the FBI
The news is filled with reports that Republicans in Washington are "attacking" the FBI over…
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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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Quote of the Day   
 
"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?