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  • Unfair to Stay-at-Home Moms (and Dads)

    Unfair to Stay-at-Home Moms (and Dads)

    In a rare area of agreement, both presidential candidates want to help working families with childcare expenses. Trump recently proposed a tax deduction for parents who place their kids in daycare; Clinton backs an even more costly plan, providing a refundable tax credit that would send daycare reimbursement checks even…

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  • When Politics Trumps Faith, Marriage Suffers

    When Politics Trumps Faith, Marriage Suffers

    The New York Times Style Section recently ran a report called “UNEASY BEDFELLOWS,” describing marriages that reached the point of dissolution because of arguments concerning Donald Trump. When I discussed the subject on the air, one astute caller noted that none of the couples featured in the story seemed to…

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  • Why Do People Still Donate to Universities?

    Why Do People Still Donate to Universities?

    There was rare good news this month. On August 4, The New York Times published a front-page article headlined, “College Students Protest, Alumni's Fondness Fades and Checks Shrink.” According to The Times, some college alumni are awakening to the fact that their beloved alma maters are nothing like the decent,…

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  • Once more into the Supreme Court breach

    Third time's a charm. Or not. Over the last two weeks I have tried to use this space to persuade #NeverTrumpers that their opposition to Donald Trump, no matter how deeply principled on their part, should yield to the manifest damage that would be done to the rule of law…

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  • New Voters Mean New Hope for Embattled GOP Senators

    New Voters Mean New Hope for Embattled GOP Senators

    There's good reason that even conservatives who harbor grave doubts about Donald Trump's candidacy – as I do – should hope that he runs the most vigorous possible campaign. The ferocious energy of Mr. Trump's campaign will no doubt bring many angry Americans to the polls, some of them for…

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  • Trump’s Path to Victory: Tough, Not Impossible

    Trump’s Path to Victory: Tough, Not Impossible

    Commentators in the mainstream media want to suggest that the presidential race is already over – with a lopsided Clinton win all but assured. If Trump supporters believe their cause is lost, they may stay home–damaging Republicans up and down the ticket. But the truth is that Trump still has…

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  • Ross Douthat: Germany on the Brink

    Ross Douthat writes in the New York Times about the Cologne assaults and the refugee crisis in Germany and Europe: http://www.nytimes.com/2016/01/10/opinion/sunday/germany-on-the-brink.html?_r=0 Brought to you by www.billbennett.com

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  • Ross Douthat: Germany on the Brink

    Ross Douthat writes in the New York Times about the Cologne assaults and the refugee crisis in Germany and Europe: http://www.nytimes.com/2016/01/10/opinion/sunday/germany-on-the-brink.html?_r=0 Brought to you by www.billbennett.com

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  • Bill Bennett’s Final Show – Hour 3

    In the final hour of Morning in America, we heard from Coach Ken and some other great callers and we ended the show with Mrs. Bennett as we remembered the impact that Morning in America and you – the listeners – have had on our lives. Brought to you by…

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  • Bill and Elayne Bennett Remember Nancy Reagan

    As mentioned on the show this morning, Bill's and Elayne's comments in The Washington Post in rememberance of Nancy Reagan: https://www.washingtonpost.com/politics/nancy-reagan-a-legacy-all-her-own/2016/03/06/5ab839de-e3c8-11e5-a6f3-21ccdbc5f74e_story.html Brought to you by www.billbennett.com

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