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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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Concealed Carry Reciprocity Bill: 2nd Amendment Rights Don't End at State Lines
By Timothy H. Lee
Thursday, December 07 2017
In drafting the Constitution, our Founding Fathers faced a difficult dilemma.  On one hand, the fledgling nation was composed of geographically and demographically disparate states.  Protecting that diversity and individual state authority at the expense of the centralized national government in the Articles of Confederation, however, had quickly inflamed interstate animosities and stoked economic warfare.  In their hypervigilance against an overbearing national government, the Founding Fathers had effectively neutered it and rendered the new nation's government unsustainable. …
 
Remarks of Chairman Ajit Pai on Restoring Internet Freedom, ANNOTATED
On November 28, 2017, Federal Communications Commission ("FCC") Chairman Ajit Pai delivered…
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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
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What Really Happened With the GOP Platform and Russia
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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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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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—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?