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Medicaid has deviated from its original purpose of providing low-income Americans with good healthcare. A more focused approach to delivering Medicaid benefits would help fix a program that has failed for decades.
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China would very much like its renminbi to be included in the International Monetary Fund’s basket of reserve currencies. However, it is unlikely the renminbi will qualify thanks to China’s extensive system of capital controls and its deteriorating economic outlook.
Leadership by Chairmen McCain and Thornberry in this year’s NDAA resulted in significant progress on military retirement reform, acquisition reform, DoD civilian reductions, nuclear triad modernization, and U.S. South China Sea policy.
On “60 Minutes,” Trump finally revealed his foolproof plan to defeat ISIS. His plan is like a paperclip … if you unfolded that paperclip and stabbed yourself in the eye.
Does the evidence really suggest that the retreat from marriage is wreaking havoc on the social environment, especially its most vulnerable members? At least in the United States, the answer is yes.
Pope Francis never stops talking about the poor — and that’s good. The question is whether we Americans can understand what he’s saying.
The United States has an absolute obligation to do right by veterans. It does not have an absolute obligation to run a lousy, wasteful, unaccountable, corrupt, and inefficient bureaucracy out of Washington.
As the world has seen, Pope Francis knows how to start a conversation. At next month’s synod on the family, I hope he starts a dialogue on this, the relationship between economics and family. In a church of many voices, this conversation could use a champion.
Regulatory agencies like the FCC need to be at an arm’s length from politics, make evidenced-based assessments, and ensure that decisions about critical industries do not amount to the handing out of political favors.
Grievance feminists in the United States trivialize the genuine injustices faced by women across the globe.