Economy

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    Most Pollsters Say Trump Will Lose. Not This One. Here’s Why.

    Why is it that one pollster — the Trafalgar Group — is bucking the polling conventional wisdom and predicting a Trump win? Rich Lowrey of National Review sat down with founder Robert Cahaly to find out. First, the nuts and bolts of the poll. “I don’t believe in long…
    Donna Martinez, October 20, 2020
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    Elect Biden, kill 2 million jobs

    Collin Anderson of the Washington Free Beacon highlights a recent analysis of one economic policy proposal from Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden. One of Joe Biden’s top economic policy priorities could kill as many as two million new jobs, a new report finds. Biden has championed a $15…
    Mitch Kokai, October 20, 2020
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    Warning about the ‘redistributionist right’

    Michael Watson delivers National Review Online readers a warning about an unwise policy favored by some on the political right. If making American workplace relations more like those in the social-democratic countries of continental Europe sounds like something out of the political program of Senators Elizabeth Warren (D.,…
    Mitch Kokai, October 20, 2020
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    Welcome milestone: NC recoveries blow past 200,000 as active cases fall

    All considered, 99.75% of people in NC pose no threat to anyone of passing along a virus most have never had or the rest have recovered from.
    Jon Sanders, October 13, 2020
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    The Stats-Scare Before Christmas?

    Immediately, the state's case counts and tests returning positive were suddenly right back to where Cooper's clear preference for keeping personal and business restrictions against people needed them to be.
    Jon Sanders, October 8, 2020
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    Correcting Biden’s economic misstatements

    Editors at Issues and Insights rebut Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden‘s recent statements about the economy. Joe Biden – along with his amen chorus in the press – keeps insisting that he and President Barack Obama handed Donald Trump a booming economy when they left office in 2016.
    Mitch Kokai, October 6, 2020
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    House Republicans target China

    Charles Fain Lehman reports for the Washington Free Beacon on U.S. House Republicans’ efforts to punish communist China for its misdeeds. House Republicans are pushing to seal the deal on a host of policies to withdraw vital American industries from China in the wake of the coronavirus pandemic.
    Mitch Kokai, October 1, 2020
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    New Carolina Journal Online features

    Julie Havlak reports for Carolina Journal Online on the impact for performance venues of Gov. Roy Cooper’s latest reopening plan. John Trump’s Daily Journal explains why it’s up to everyday North Carolinians — not Cooper — to bring people together.
    Mitch Kokai, October 1, 2020