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China Sets New Tariffs On U.S. Goods

Trump Lashes Out At China. 

Tax Cuts 2.0 May Be A Factor In 2020 Election

Trump may unveil new tax cuts before the 2020 presidential election.

CBO Report Shows Trillion-Dollar Deficits and Much Worse Around the Corner

An already grim fiscal outlook grew worse in the Congressional Budget Office’s (CBO) update to its Budget and Economic Outlook for 2019 to 2029.

Defense Contractors Return $200 Million in Self-Reported Waste

The DOD IG reports defense contractors have returned more than $200 million over the last decade in self-reported waste.

Fifteen Years Later, the Defense Travel System is Still a Mess

The DTS distributed nearly $1 billion in improper payments over a three-year period.

GAO: PBMs Gave Back Majority of Drug Rebates

PBMs provide a valuable service in delivering drug benefits to beneficiaries.

President Trump Retreats on Chinese Tariffs

Almost every economist says Trump's tarrifs are not good for the economy.

Trump Administration Should Clearly Reject Socialized Medicine

Free-market fiscal conservatives are scratching their heads. 

Federal Spectrum Turf War Could Hand 5G Victory to China

Our most dangerous adversaries could be given a massive technological advantage that will be difficult to overcome.

USPS’s Widening Third-Quarter Financial Losses Are Alarming

USPS will run out of money in five years as it approaches its 13th consecutive year with a multi-billion dollar loss. 

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