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Leaving servicemembers and their families in moving limbo

FNN: Challenges to a $20 billion moving contract create uncertainty for the 400,000 military families.

Thomas Schatz August 7, 2020
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Congress should strengthen, not undermine, the Pentagon’s chief management officer

Defense News: Members of Congress, particularly those who claim to strongly back the DoD, should fully support the CMO.

Sean Kennedy July 20, 2020
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Our coronavirus economic recovery requires us to get rid of earmarks

FBN: For the third year in a row, members of Congress have set a record for the cost of earmarks during the supposed earmark moratorium.

Thomas Schatz July 15, 2020
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The consequences of anti-free market regulations on the gig economy

OC Register: AB 5 has led to the loss of work for independent contractors in every imaginable industry.

Thomas Schatz June 30, 2020
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Lackluster Nursing Home Inspections Added to COVID-19 Deaths

Washington Examiner: Coronavirus has been particularly deadly to residents in nursing homes.

Elizabeth Wright June 15, 2020
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The USPS Will Not Be Saved with More Money

Fox Business: The United States Postal Service’s financial situation was dire long before the virus arrived.

Thomas Schatz June 15, 2020
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We Need More COVID-19 Therapies, Not Price Controls

Inside Sources: Price controls have no place in any future COVID-19 funding bill.

Elizabeth Wright May 7, 2020
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Community Development Block Grants have no role in fighting coronavirus

The Hill: One clear example of unnecessary spending is the $5 billion appropriated for the Community Development Block Grant Program (CDBG).

Thomas Schatz April 30, 2020
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Net neutrality repeal is helping technology companies manage coronavirus boom

Washington Examiner: Telecommunications companies have been working alongside the FCC to make sure people can stay connected.

Deborah Collier April 27, 2020
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Insurers Are NOT Banks

Inside Sources: Insurers are not ATMs for another industry.

Elizabeth Wright April 15, 2020
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Maintaining Privacy While Staying Connected

Morning Consult: As the coronavirus races across the country, privacy has taken on a new urgency.

Deborah Collier April 14, 2020
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Lost in space: Time to rethink the Space Launch System

Federal Times: The United States may return to the moon, but the costs might be out of this world before anyone lands there again.

Sean Kennedy April 6, 2020

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