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  • You could say that we saw the failures of ObamaCare…

    You could say that we saw the failures of ObamaCare coming… The failures could be seen not only by the media, but also by the representatives in local and national government. Former Oregon State Rep. Patrick Sheehan tried to warn Governor John Kitzhaber about the impending failure of the technology…

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  • The Scariest Reason Trump Won

    The Scariest Reason Trump Won

    There are many reasons why Donald Trump is the presumptive Republican presidential nominee. The four most-often cited reasons are the frustrations of white working-class Americans, a widespread revulsion against political correctness, disenchantment with the Republican establishment, and the unprecedented and unrivaled amount of time the media afforded Trump. They are…

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  • Three paths forward for the GOP

    In early 2015 I scheduled our annual listener cruise for the first two weeks of May 2016. I assumed the GOP nomination process would be over by then. When the pre-primary debate season seemed to point to an open convention, I told myself I would only be away for the…

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  • The Cost of Bashing the GOP

    The Cost of Bashing the GOP

    Approval ratings for the Republican Party recently sank to their lowest levels in a quarter century. According to Pew Research Center, an appalling 62% of registered voters view the GOP unfavorably. This is not just because the American people don't like the leading candidates – Trump and Cruz – but…

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  • Startling Good News on Teen Births

    A dramatic decline in the teen birth rate should encourage those who worry about young people producing kids before they've even finished high schools. New numbers from the National Center for Health Statistics show teen births peaking in 1957, but declining ever since – and now affecting young girls only…

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