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  • Colorado considers ban on welfare cards at pot shops

    Welfare money or food stamps for marijuana? It's an urban legend that won't go away in Colorado, and state lawmakers this year are poised to pass a law clarifying that public benefit cards can't be used at dispensary ATMs.
  • Following the road map to prosperity

    How does a nation or state create economic growth and rising living standards for its citizens? Once upon a time superstitious economists believed that growth resulted from how the stars aligned. Using astrology to predict growth is no more misguided...

    SeaWorld, brain drain and shifting wealth: Letters

    SeaWorld, brain drain and shifting wealth: Letters
    Bindi and animal welfare Since Bindi Irwin grew up as "a free-range kid — getting outside and running around and climbing trees," she should understand that animals want to be free in nature as well ("Animal instincts: Bindi has message,"...

    Noah Smith: Stronger social-safety net will spur more startups

    There's an eternal debate about how government can best help people when they aren't doing well economically. One side says that if government provides you with a safety net, you will become lax and complacent, and you won't try as hard. Only the...

    This conservative op-ed confirms the immorality of repealing Obamacare

    Rarely do conservative opponents of the Affordable Care Act acknowledge the real human consequences of their campaign to overturn the healthcare reform law. But an astonishing op-ed published Friday by the Washington Post does just that. Its author,...