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Image of the Day: Myth Versus Fact Regarding Corporate Profits

An instructive myth-versus-fact visual when it comes to public assumptions regarding corporate profits, courtesy of AEI:

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January 17, 2018 • 01:08 pm
Big Brother on America's Fishing Boats

Big Brother on America's Fishing Boats

Like his family, neighbors and crewmates, he is hoping President Donald Trump can help make commercial fishing great again by getting government out of the way.

Get Off the Couch If You Want Medicaid

Get Off the Couch If You Want Medicaid

The bigger Medicaid grows, the higher these premiums will skyrocket, threatening to kill private insurance as a viable option. Yikes.

Federal Sugar Subsidies: Not Very Sweet

Federal Sugar Subsidies: Not Very Sweet

Existing federal sugar policy constitutes one of the most egregious examples of government waste and regulatory abuse, one that protects large sugar interests at the expense of taxpayers and everyday consumers.

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