Social Security is Sinking

July 21, 2017 Editor 0

Jon Miltimore, Intellectual Takeout: Via Money.CNN: “In an annual report released Thursday, trustees of the government’s two largest entitlement programs — Social Security and Medicare — urged lawmakers to act quickly to assure Americans they’ll

Made in America: Promoting the All-American outdoor experience

July 20, 2017 Editor 0

Reported by Secretary of the Interior, Ryan Zinke, on Fox News: This week, President Trump kicked off “Made in America Week.” At the Department of the Interior, we are taking this opportunity to promote and

What’s the deal with the debt ceiling? 5 questions answered

July 20, 2017 Editor 0

Steven Pressman, Colorado State University Editor’s note: The U.S. government maxed out its credit card in March and has been moving money around ever since to avoid running out of cash. But very soon we

‘Study History’—Defense Secretary’s Advice to Anxious Americans

July 20, 2017 Editor 0

Originally reported on Intellectual Takeout by Daniel Lattier: Last month, The Washington Post accidentally leaked Defense Secretary James Mattis’ personal cellphone number. Teddy Fischer—an enterprising 17-year-old journalist at Mercer Island High School (WA)—used the opportunity

ACU Urges Senate GOP to Keep Promise to Repeal Obamacare

July 19, 2017 Editor 0

The American Conservative Union released the following statement regarding the Senate attempts to repeal Obamacare. We have said repeatedly that we needed a Republican majority in Congress to repeal Obamacare. It is a hard reality

U.S. Is One Generation Away from a Greece-Like Debt Crisis

July 19, 2017 Editor 0

Originally reported by Jon Miltimore at Intellectual Takeout: While Congressional Republicans bicker over tweaks to the Affordable Care Act, the federal debt prepares to pass the $20 trillion mark. That might sound like a lot,