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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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The Dumbest Idea
By Thomas Sowell
Tuesday, July 19 2016
If there were a contest for the most stupid idea in politics, my choice would be the assumption that people would be evenly or randomly distributed in incomes, institutions, occupations or awards, in the absence of somebody doing somebody wrong. Political crusades, bureaucratic empires and lucrative personal careers as grievance mongers have been built on the foundation of that assumption, which is almost never tested against any facts. A recent article in the New York Times saw as a problem the fact that females are greatly under-represented among the highest rated chess players. Innumerable…
 
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At what age are men in the U.S. required to register with the Selective Service?
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"The first Clinton-Trump debate was roughly a draw -- which is bad news for her, because she needs to turn this race around, and she failed. ...Donald Trump remains the candidate of change; Hillary Clinton, the tribune of the status quo."…[more]
 
 
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Who won the first 2016 televised presidential debate?