U.S. Life Expectancy Decreased by Three Years in the Past Two Years

According to estimates from the Center for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), and a June preprint study, as well as other research on the topic, the average life expectancy for Americans has declined from 79 years in 2019 to about 76 in 2021.
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Report: Record 63 Percent of Small Businesses Freeze Hiring

Report: record 63 percent of small businesses freeze hiring due to inflation, labor costs, and recession fears. (The Center Square) – Small businesses are increasingly...
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Survey: Majority of Coloradans Hold a ‘Favorable Opinion’ About Charter Schools

(The Center Square) – A majority of Coloradans hold a "favorable opinion" about charter schools in the state, part of a survey released on...

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The Debt Limit and the High Costs of Debt

As the debt burden and interest costs rise, investors are likely to become increasingly concerned about the government’s ability to service debt News headlines are...
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Climate Change Weekly #460: Biden Offshoring Pollution, Environmental Injustice

Joe Biden's big plans for offshore wind power in the Atlantic is dangerous to the endangered right whale. But is the plan already claiming corpses?
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Taxation by Citation: Report Highlights States Where Highest Fines, Fees Assessed

Local governments are pocketing billions of dollars in fines and fees, new report shows (The Center Square) – Local governments across the country pocketed nearly...