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America Impossible

Eleven years ago, about halfway through Obama’s first term, the New York Times’ Paul Krugman was an unhappy man: We’ve always known that America’s reign as the world’s greatest nation would eventually end. But most of us imagined that our … Continue reading

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With Great Difficulty

Nothing is easy. It’s even worse in government. There’s little reason anything gets done in Washington. The political incentives are all wrong. No one would vote to pass any legislation that makes the other side look successful. Such legislation might … Continue reading

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