Republicans Working Hard to Avoid a “New Normal” of Soaring Student Loan Debt

President Obama’s legacy may come to be defined by two words that have become synonymous with the post-recession economy: “New normal.” Economists have used the words to define a number of troubling trends that seem to be eroding many of the assumptions we were able to make prior to 2007. The labor participation rate is…
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Three Days, Three Jobs Bills – The House is Getting Things Done

It was a great week in the House of Representatives. Unfortunately, hardly anyone—even those who follow current events—could tell you why. I scoured the internet looking for some mention of the events that took place in Congress over the past five days only to come up empty. So what is this big thing that happened…
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