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The Black Community and Crime - Walter Williams
The level of lawlessness in black communities is a recent phenomenon.

We Need Tax Reform, Not Tariffs - Stephen Moore
Our current corporate tax system turns fiscal logic on its head.

Russian Hacking and Glass Houses - Cal Thomas
We have our own history of meddling and leadership lying to the public.

The GOP Does Have A Plan To Replace Obamacare. That's What Scares Democrats Most - David Harsanyi
If the GOP fails to repeal Obamacare it will be due to their incompetence.

Government by Faculty Lounge Subject to Repeal - Michael Barone
Obama's lack of interest in the details will taint any "legacy."

How to Repeal Obamacare - National Review
Republicans should not settle for a phony win.

Can Trump and Putin Avert Cold War II? - Pat Buchanan
Most Americans also seem to want things to settle down with Russia.

Striking a Blow for Good Sense - The Washington Times
The push for transgender experimenting stalled by the courts.

The New York Times' Hypocrisy on Budget Reconciliation to Repeal ObamaCare - Ronald Bailey
Democrats used it to pass parts of ObamaCare without being denounced.

Illinois Exemplifies Our Fiscal Foolishness - George Will
While the people bleed for taxes, the Democratic elites float in gravy.

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