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Maureen Ohlhausen, an FTC commissioner, outlines a step-by-step approach for putting the principles of regulatory humility into action and identifies high and low watermarks for the FTC’s adherence to this approach.

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A panel of leading experts discuss whether Big Data can replace the federal statistical system, and if not, whether the two can complement each other.

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Rep. Todd Young from Indiana’s 9th district joins us to discuss his Social Impact Bond Act legislation that’s designed to create public-private partnerships and use the market to help people earn their way out of poverty. Later on we bring on the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions (and a Member of Parliament) Iain Duncan Smith.

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It is unlikely Tehran’s technological gains are as advanced as Iranian senior officials claim, but the IRGC exercises underscore Iran’s continued push to strengthen its conventional capabilities vis-à-vis the United States.

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Washington has given Beijing little reason to believe that the American president will take steps to stop, or at least punish, Chinese behavior that he does not “accept” in the South China Sea.

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Some quick impressions from today’s oral argument at SCOTUS, particularly after reading the transcript

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This afternoon in testimony before the House Subcommittee on Asia and the Pacific, AEI resident scholar Claude Barfield provides careful analysis of the implications surrounding successful ratification of the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) and the economic and security repercussions that would result from failure to reach an agreement.

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U.S. Trade Representative Michael Froman testifies before a Senate Finance Committee hearing on "President Obama's 2015 Trade Policy Agenda" on Capitol Hill in Washington January 27, 2015. Froman urged Congress to back the administration's trade agenda on Tuesday and said an ambitious Pacific trade pact is nearing completion. Froman said the administration looked to lawmakers to pass bipartisan legislation allowing a streamlined approval process for trade deals, such as the 12-nation Trans-Pacific Partnership. REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque

Trade policy stands at the intersection of a nation’s diplomatic and security strategies and its broad economic goals.

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Rogue regimes—governments and groups that eschew diplomatic normality, sponsor terrorism, and proliferate nuclear weapons—threaten the United States around the globe.

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The Supreme Court hears arguments over tax credits, in a case that will shape the future of the Affordable Care Act. The decision, expected in June, could be among the most significant for the high court in recent years.

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Rick Hess sat down with The Las Vegas Sun’s Ian Whitaker to explain how teachers can channel frustration into positive action to improve student performance.

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Las Vegas Sands Corp Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Sheldon Adelson points a reporter during a news conference in Tokyo February 24, 2014. Adelson said on Monday his company was willing to spend "whatever it takes" to set up a casino project in Japan, one of the largest untapped gaming markets in the world. REUTERS/Yuya Shino

Billionaire Republican donor and Las Vegas Sands Corporation CEO Sheldon Adelson is spending big to make online gambling illegal because his moral standards compel him. Looking past the ‘moral standards,’ it’s really all about the money.

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