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Blue Model Goes Belly-Up
Blue Model Goes Belly-Up
Connecticut Sings the Blues

Governor Malloy was the great progressive hope. Now, even his own base has abandoned him.

Blue Model Goes Belly-Up
Fire Alarm for Public Pensions

Detroit, Stockton, New Jersey, and Illinois today…how many more tomorrow?

Blue Model Goes Belly-Up
The Very Model of a Blue Model State

Rhode Island is a petri dish for liberal policies. Now it’s suffering from sky-high unemployment, government overreach, runaway spending, and condition known as “Rhode Apathy.”

Blue Model Goes Belly-Up
Pension Reform to Bleed California School Districts

California Governor Jerry Brown comes up with a plan to pay off the debt of the state’s teacher’s pension funds. It’s the right call, but it will hit school districts hard.

Blue Model Goes Belly-Up
Is It Official? Has Puerto Rico Failed?

Puerto Rico’s citizens are voting with their feet and against their blue model government. We’re not surprised.

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Security of Supply

Not much, it turns out.

fighting the future

Some creative Italians have found a way to beat their country’s job-destroying Euro woes—and the powers that be have immediately organized to crush it.

the Supremes

A nuclear response would be necessary to save the Supreme Court as an institution.

Asia's Game of Thrones

More wages from Obama’s vaunted Pivot to Asia.

Golden State Blues

California’s high-end housing market is one of the most attractive for America’s rich. The market for starter homes? Not so much.

good causes & bad advocates

The organization’s reckless and misleading use of its imprimatur is poisonous for public debate.

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