Bernie Sanders’ Disastrous Interview Reveals His Weak Policy Chops

Bernie Sanders is all about big ideas. He’s essentially scoured the globe, picking and choosing policies that align with his style of democratic socialism and gel well with the ultra-populist tendencies of his progressive base. The result is a Frankenstein’s monster of cobbled together ideas that, when taken out of the policy context of their…
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Hillary’s “Too Big to Fail” Status Leaves Democrats in a Bind

“Too big to fail” – four words that have come to haunt post-recession Washington. On the one hand, it’s a label that no entity publicly wants because it means you’ve got a political and public relations target painted squarely on your back. They carry overtones of taxpayer subsidization and undertones of outright crony capitalism. But…
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Too Big to Fail – The Latest Example of White House Deceit

Over the last six years President Obama has displayed a dismaying preference for political expedience over absolute truthfulness. This notion mainly gets discussed in terms of the Benghazi scandal, and for good reason. The most recent release of Benghazi-related emails from the White House show that there was a clear effort to talk-up the importance…
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Dodd-Frank Making "Too Big to Fail Banks" Even Bigger

The Panama Canal was one of the largest and most difficult engineering projects ever undertaken. It required the construction of the Gatun Dam, which at the time was the largest dam in the world; the creation of the Panama Railway, for transporting the heavy-duty equipment to the remote location; and formed three sets of ship’s…
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