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Save on Surprise Medical Bills, Don’t Shock the Market

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There is a problem when medical treatment – often related to emergencies – results in “surprise billing” for care. To be exact, it’s when care comes from outside a person’s insurance network. But this doesn’t mean the government needs to start messing with the free market in a manner that ...
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Protect Women Instead of Abortionists, Say Black Activists

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Project 21 Backs Louisiana Law Under Supreme Court Scrutiny Washington, D.C. - The Project 21 black leadership network is asking the U.S. Supreme Court to uphold a Louisiana law requiring abortionists to have admitting privileges at a nearby hospital, noting that black women are at risk of unnecessary and disproportionate ...
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An immigration report card for President Trump, by Stone Washington

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Trump has kept several of his most important campaign-trail promises President Trump’s base cares about immigration more than any other issue. Fifty-nine percent of Trump voters named “immigration” as a top-three issue in a recent Harvard/Harris poll. By comparison, just 35 percent listed “terrorism/national security” and only 29 percent said ...
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“You Can Look Beyond Race and Gender” on Corporate Boards

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Claiming they want balance, the left is pushing big business to select women and minorities for director positions. But corporate boards need more than just superficial diversity if they are going to avoid the pitfalls of groupthink. This why the National Center advocates for ideological diversity to be a factor ...
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The Corporate War on Future Customers

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Since when has it been in the best interests of Nike to promote the death of potential customers? As odd as this may sound, it is exactly what is happening right now in corporate America. Big business is being asked to support the abortion industry, and companies are falling into ...
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Liberal Rhetoric Rejects Reality

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Even though liberals embrace radical, racial issues in an obvious attempt to shore up black support, it is highly likely they are putting their political viability at risk by not focusing on kitchen table issues such as preserving and growing America’s booming economy. After all, a job is the best ...
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John Deere Employees Remain at Risk of Discrimination

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Shareholders Reject Proposal Seeking Ideological Balance on Board of Directors, Imperiling Workplace Openness and Equality Moline, IL/Washington, D.C. – John Deere shareholders today rejected a shareholder proposal calling on the company to consider viewpoint diversity when it seeks new board candidates. Shareholder activists with the National Center for Public Policy ...
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Corporations Killing Their Customers – Literally

Why do so many American companies support the extermination of millions of potential future customers? It’s a question that the media really needs to start asking corporate executives. After all, more than three dozen major American businesses fund Planned Parenthood – America’s leading abortion mill. Last year, more than 180 ...
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John Deere Shareholders Urged to Vote for Shareholder Proposal Seeking Ideological Balance on Board of Directors

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Free Enterprise Project Blasts Proxy Advisor Institutional Shareholder Services for Opposing Viewpoint Diversity Moline, Ill./Washington, D.C. – John Deere shareholders are urged to support a shareholder resolution submitted by the National Center for Public Policy Research’s Free Enterprise Project (FEP) calling on the farm machinery giant to expand its board’s ...
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SEC Decisions Raise Specter of Bias, McCarthyism

National Policy Analysis #681 /
Recent decisions and procedural changes by the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (“SEC”) staff, taken together, threaten to make the shareholder proposal review process much less transparent and reliable, and thus much more susceptible to both the appearance and reality of institutional bias. As a default rule, with certain express ...
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White House Pushes Back Against Big Tech Bullies

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In a slap to many of the biggest names in Big Tech, the Trump Administration has sided with Oracle against Google in a property rights case that The Hill newspaper says “weighs the outer limits of copyright law in the digital age.” Earlier this month, National Center General Counsel and Free Enterprise ...
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Reg Reform Boosts Infrastructure, National Security

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Not only is the Trump Administration’s proposed reform of the National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA) expected to improve the effectiveness of domestic infrastructure strategy, but it is also expected to help strengthen national security. In an Epoch Times article on the announcement of the new NEPA rule, National Center Senior ...
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UVA to Blame for Racial Intolerance

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Of all the places where racial intolerance could rear its ugly head, did it have to happen again in Charlottesville, Virginia? In the same city where protests over race and the public display of historic statues of Confederate leaders led to violence and death, how could students at the University ...
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Smollett Scandal Leads to Indictments, Vindicating Project 21

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Chicagoans were trapped by another bitter freeze last week – similar to that night on January 29 of last year when actor Jussie Smollett called the police to report he had been savagely attacked by two white supremacists. So it seems only fitting that this was when Dan Webb, a ...
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This Clarence Thomas Documentary Needs More Screens!

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Would you be interested in seeing a documentary about the life and political transformation of Supreme Court Associate Justice Clarence Thomas? Unfortunately, there are only a few places where you can see “Created Equal: Clarence Thomas in His Own Words” on the big screen. If you live in Boise, St ...
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No Relief for Conservatives in Silicon Valley

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Can Apple CEO Tim Cook be trusted? At the company’s 2019 annual shareholder meeting, he told a concerned investor that her conservative friend – an Apple employee – could come directly to him for protection against discrimination related to that employee’s politics. The notion that all of the approximately 80,000 ...
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Bail Reform Trades Legal Tradition for More Crime

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It’s obvious that bail reform isn’t a good idea when even New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio is having second thoughts about it. Yet his liberal colleagues are successfully promoting it all across America. In a Newsmax commentary, Project 21 Co-Chairman Horace Cooper argues that these efforts are actually ...
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Bail Reform? It Just Causes More Crime, by Horace Cooper

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An obscure organization — the Arnold Foundation — has been cheerleading a series of changes to cash bail nationwide. Its supporters claim that being required to post-bail hurts the working poor and minorities disproportionately. They also argue that in most instances bail isn’t even needed. They are wrong. Bail isn't ...
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In Apple Case, Feds Green-Light Corporate Discrimination Against Conservatives

It’s time for Congress to take notice of the role the SEC plays in shaping corporate proxy ballots — and how that process is empowering corporate America’s march to the left.  It’s 2020, and the federal government just sanctioned corporate blacklisting of employees and potential hires based on political affiliation ...
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Fifth Third Bank Reverses Course, Reestablishes Florida Scholarship Support.  Will Others Follow?

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Last week we reported that a number of corporate supporters of the Florida Tax Credit Scholarship Program had cut off funding for the program because about 15 percent of the participating parochial schools refused to accept or retain outwardly gay students – in line with what they understand to be ...
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