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Construction offers opportunity, salaries for students

Construction offers opportunity, salaries for students

By Michael Bellaman – – Sunday, October 7, 2018 ANALYSIS/OPINION: The U.S. construction industry could use upward of half a million workers for jobs that are ready to be filled, and that number is expected to grow. The Construction Labor Market Analyzer projects commercial construction will face a deficit of 1.1 million workers during the next decade. While many of […]

End Moody‘s and S&P credit-rating agency racket

End Moody‘s and S&P credit-rating agency racket

By – – Sunday, October 7, 2018 ANALYSIS/OPINION: This month marks the 10-year anniversary of the housing market meltdown that led to the Great Recession. Is another crisis looming around the corner? Hopefully not, but it is worrisome that a decade later, Washington is engaged in all the same derelict behavior that caused the crisis in October 2008. The government […]

BOOK REVIEW: ‘Red War‘ by Kyle Mills

BOOK REVIEW: ‘Red War‘ by Kyle Mills

By Fred J. Eckert – – Thursday, October 4, 2018 ANALYSIS/OPINION: RED WAR By Kyle Mills Atria/Emily Bestler Books, $28.99, 384 pages Across the top of the cover of “Red War” it reads: “#1 New York Times Bestselling Author of ‘American Assassin’.” Below this in huge letters is the name Vince Flynn. But the great thriller writer Vince Flynn died […]

When resettling the dusky gopher frog harms landowners

When resettling the dusky gopher frog harms landowners

By Emily Davenport – – Thursday, October 4, 2018 ANALYSIS/OPINION: It’s a question that most Americans will never wrestle with: What if the federal government declared your privately held property off limits to you? This is exactly what has happened to landowners in Southeast Louisiana after designated more than 1,500 acres of private land as so-called “critical habitat” for the […]

The Second Amendment is under assault ahead of November elections

The Second Amendment is under assault ahead of November elections

By Tim Schmidt – – Updated: 9:06 a.m. on Monday, October 8, 2018 ANALYSIS/OPINION: As the November elections approach, Second Amendment supporters must recognize that liberal billionaires like former New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg are heavily investing in the political process to push out of office those who support the Second Amendment. Their goal is to flip vulnerable seats […]

Trump must let Obamacare implode under its own weight

Trump must let Obamacare implode under its own weight

By Sally C. Pipes – – Thursday, October 4, 2018 ANALYSIS/OPINION: The has a $10 billion decision to make. It’s debating whether to continue Obamacare’s “risk-adjustment” program, which redistributes revenue from insurers with healthier-than-average customers to those with disproportionately sick enrollees. In early July, the halted the program after a court ruled it legally dubious. Later that month, it reversed […]

Qatar declares war on hackers, but it leads the pack in state-sponsored hacking

Qatar declares war on hackers, but it leads the pack in state-sponsored hacking

By Mohamed Fahmy – – Thursday, October 4, 2018 ANALYSIS/OPINION: Speaking to the U.N. General Assembly last week, Qatari Emir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al-Thani promised that his country would soon hold an international conference on the scourge of hacking and cyberwarfare. That’s excellent. is the perfect country to host such a confab. The regime’s officials could give speeches about […]