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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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Many Federal Reserve regulatory initiatives related to their Dodd-Frank expanded powers merit closer Congressional oversight.

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Governor Scott Walker (R-WI) speaks at the 42nd annual Conservative Political Action Conference (CPAC) at National Harbor, MD, February 26, 2015. Reuters

Walker is in danger of being the guy known for not having a good — or any — answer to tough questions. That’s particularly poisonous for him, given that he is running on leadership and truth-telling.

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Today, March 4, is National Grammar Day. To celebrate the occasion, here are my top 10 grammar-related items.

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Here’s today’s assortment of charts, interesting facts, some interesting links about “furniture neutrality,” CEO vs. average worker pay, the minimum wage, some Drug War updates and more.

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Given Japan’s importance to Asia’s future path, the following are some of the top questions every presidential candidate should be asked.

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French economist and academic Thomas Piketty attends a symposium "Les Entretiens du Tresor" at the Bercy Finance Ministry in Paris January 23, 2015. Reuters

Thomas Piketty’s call for wealth redistribution rests on flawed justifications — his notion that the rate of return on capital exceeds economic growth fails to account for risk.

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King v Burwell

With King v. Burwell to be argued before the Supreme Court on Wednesday, supporters of the Affordable Care Act are rehearsing the same sketchy arguments about the language and history of the health care law.

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Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu (L) acknowledges applause at the end of his speech to a joint meeting of Congress in the House Chamber on Capitol Hill in Washington, March 3, 2015. U.S. Speaker of the House John Boehner (C) (R-OH) and President pro tempore of the U.S. Senate Orrin Hatch (R-UT) applaud behind Netanyahu.

Obama’s biggest problem is not Israel’s Prime Minister — it is his own willingness to concede every point to skilled Iranian negotiators.

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Dec 27, 2014; Shreveport, LA, USA; TV personality and Duck Dynasty star Phil Robertson prior to the game between the South Carolina Gamecocks and the Miami Hurricanes in the 2014 Independence Bowl at Independence Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Nelson Chenault-USA TODAY Sports

There’s a tendency to take our good fortune for granted and mistake progress as the natural order of things. The reality is that reality always intrudes. And when it does, relearnings are required.

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Given the benefits of increased North American production exemplified by Keystone XL, this issue will loom large in 2016’s presidential campaigns. And there lies Mrs. Clinton’s dilemma.

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