Cory Cronkhite

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The Remarkable Slowdown In Health Care Costs Since The Passage Of Obamacare

A new survey of health care premiums for employer-sponsored health care coverage shows that health care inflation is slowing, further undermining …

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4th of July: Nine Myths Debunked

Paul Revere didn't ride solo, for one.<p><b>Many time-honored patriotic tales turn out to be more fiction than fact. On the 4th of July—marked in 2012 by a continent-spanning Google doodle—here's a look at some memorable myths from the birth of the United States.</b><p><b>(Also see "Fourth of July Facts: First</b> …

The job-killing Republican sequester

In case you were wondering, yes, there's good evidence that the sequester is hurting the jobs economy. The <i>New York Times</i>' Catherine Rampell puts …

The Energy Fix: How Waste Could Power The U.S. For Decades

The world throws away enormous amounts of energy each day. In the U.S. alone, waste streams could account for 100,000 megawatts of untapped electrical capacity. New technology could convert those overlooked sources into usable power.<p>The Radioactive Option<p>Next-Next-Gen Nuclear Power<p>U.S. nuclear …

Wonders of the World

Cheers and Jeers: Rum and Coke FRIDAY!

"It's my personal belief---I'm speaking now as a President as opposed to as a lawyer---if you've been married in Massachusetts and move somewhere …

Wendy Davis channels anger of millions as new Texas makes itself heard

The moment was years in the making. It was 11.45pm Tuesday night, and the Texas Senate was poised to enact perhaps the most restrictive anti-abortion …

Sunshine on a cloudy day

Caller: Why Does Thom Think Wal-Mart is a Monopoly?

Chicago from above.

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Great Blue Heron Glides

Rep. Kenny Marchant against immigration reform because the immigrants might vote against him

Generic Republican Guy<p>In non-breaking news, pasty white Republican Rep. Kenny Marchant says his Republican Texas district doesn't much like the idea …

Good morning from the great Buddha in Leshan, China. More amazing photos >

Meet Onya-Birri ( "ghost boy" in the Aborigine language), a rare albino koala born in 1997. And learn more about albino animals and how they survive:

IRS approved twice as many conservative groups as liberal groups for tax-exempt status

As everyone knows, some IRS agencies flagging "tea party" groups as possibly being politically motivated entities trying to wrongly claim tax-exempt …

GOP rebranding effort runs afoul of conservative demand they not help sick children

They may need to rethink this.<p>This is just getting sad, at this point. One of Eric Cantor's more pressing missions this year has been to try to …

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Wonders of the World

This week in the War on Workers: Michigan Republicans pushing ALEC-backed anti-sick leave bill

At the ALEC national conference in 2011, attendees were given copies of [Wisconsin Gov. Scott] Walker’s paid sick days preemption law. As PRWatch …

GOP Rep blames McCain for Benghazi attacks

U.S. Gun Deaths Since Newtown Now Exceed Number Of American Troops Killed In Iraq

More than ten years ago, in March of 2003, American-led forces began their invasion of Iraq. Since then, 4,409 American service members died in the …

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