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Flag Officer Announcements

Secretary of Defense Ash Carter announced today that the president has made the following nominations:

Navy Adm. Michelle J. Howard for reappointment to the rank of admiral and assignment as… 69 more words

Department Of Defense

Fighting poverty with opportunity

“Poverty is changing, and policy responses must change too,” argues an important recent report published by the right-leaning American Enterprise Institute and the left-leaning Brookings Institution. 663 more words

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A strong dollar puts the squeeze on U.S. manufacturers

The last time the U.S. dollar was this strong, the American military had barely begun its invasion of Iraq and the world had yet to be acquainted with the subprime housing crisis and Great Recession. 680 more words

The Washington Post

Is America’s Middle Class Really Shrinking?

For several years now Americans have been having a lively debate about income inequality and the supposedly shrinking middle class. The American Enterprise Institute scholar, … 315 more words

Jack Heidel

Narcissism is Increasing: You're Not Special

The percentage of college students exhibiting narcissistic personality traits, based on their scores on the Narcissistic Personality Inventory, has increased by more than half since the early 1980s, to 30 percent. 493 more words

The Fundamental Driver of Our Debt Problem: the Cost of Healthcare

How to grow the economy faster. How to get our rapidly growing national debt under control.  These are the two main problems facing our country which I address over and over again on this blog.  324 more words

Jack Heidel

Eight Obamacare Co-Ops Most Likely To Fail This Year -- 23 federally-financed co-ops have already collapsed

By Richard Pollack
The Daily Caller

Eight of the 11 remaining Obamacare health insurance co-ops appear likely to fail this year, according to an analysis of financial documents obtained by The Daily Caller News Foundation. 1,101 more words