In Tonight's Debate, Voters Deserve to Hear More About Economic, Tax Policies
Tonight, millions of Americans will tune into the final Presidential debate between Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton. Among the central topics should be the economy, which recent polling shows remains voters' foremost concern.
Unfortunately, voters haven't heard enough from either candidate on that topic during the first two debates.
Which is tragic, because this election itself has taken a toll on the economy. According to a recent poll of economists, rhetoric from both campaigns has had a negative impact on economic growth over the past few months. Accordingly, rather than continuing to argue about personal issues and mutual animosities, both candidates must do a better job of improving economic optimism and confidence by advocating pro-growth policies that will help us proper…[more]
We keep hearing that "black lives matter," but they seem to matter only when that helps politicians to get votes, or when that slogan helps demagogues demonize the police. The other 99 percent of black lives destroyed by people who are not police do not seem to attract nearly as much attention in the media.
What about black success? Does that matter? Apparently not so much.
We have heard a lot about black students failing to meet academic standards. So you might think that it would be front-page news when some whole ghetto schools not only meet, but exceed, the academic standards of…
"So Debate No. 3 had one clearcut winner: Fox News' Chris Wallace. ...On Wednesday night, Wallace put on a clinic on how to run a debate, He focused heavily on questions of substance. He largely stayed away from the distractions. And he moved quickly and forcibly to keep the debate on track, cutting off interruptions and off-subject interjections. Not perfectly, but pretty darn well."…[more]