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Exclusive – Rep. Marsha Blackburn: Unleashing the American Economy

Capitol Hill is surrounded by an endless supply of negative hyperbole — from liberal fear mongering to doomsday rhetoric to mainstream media talking heads. From what you may hear on the news, it feels like America’s best days are behind us.

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Average Man With Full-Time Job in U.S. Earned Less in 2014 than 1973

The average man with a full-time job in 2014 earned less than the average man in 1973, according to the Brookings Institution. The think tank’s economy-focused Twitter account revived a striking statistic over the weekend, shedding additional light on the

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Exclusive — Donald Trump: America Is Currently in a ‘Jobs Recession,’ when ‘Bubble’ Pops ‘It’s Going To Be Ugly’

MANCHESTER, New Hampshire — Billionaire and national 2016 GOP presidential frontrunner Donald Trump pushed back on the notion put forth by President Barack Obama that America is doing well economically. In an exclusive interview with Breitbart News on Friday, Trump laid out how he believes the United States is currently in another recession—something that proves President Obama’s economic policies have failed, as have those of his GOP enablers in Congress.

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George Will: Pope Francis’ ‘Fashionable’ Ideas Are ‘Demonstrably False’

“With a convert’s indiscriminate zeal, he embraces ideas impeccably fashionable, demonstrably false, and deeply reactionary,” George Will writes as he excoriates Francis’ supporters for falling for media headlines that supposedly advertise the Pope’s positions on issues but rather “have the intellectual tone of fortune cookies.”

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Terrorism Harms Local American Economy

Too many times the economic effects of terrorism are discussed at the macro level. It is often stated that the United States economy is so large that it can absorb the economic effects of these attacks, which are growing in number annually. This is not a false argument, but it is an incomplete one.

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ESPN Host Heaps Praise on Obama for Economy

ESPN radio host Colin Cowherd defended President Barack Obama on his show “The Herd” Tuesday, saying that the voters in the United States usually elect capable people as president. According to Cowherd, Obama is capable as a president because the stock market is