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How Venezuela Failed — and What it Can Do to Recover 

In Nov. 2018, Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro raised the country’s minimum wage a whopping 150 percent to 4,500 bolivars. Prior to that, he r…

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U.S. immigration laws aren’t working. 

Sometimes, when laws become too old and arbitrary, it makes more sense to change the law than to punish the person in violation.  

Take, for example, 9-year-ol…

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With funding for a portion of the federal government now slated to expire after Dec. 21, Congress has convened for the remainder of a “Lame Duck” session – and funding for border security is high on t…

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Americans gets excited when excessively burdensome regulations are rolled back and punitive taxes are lowered because they understand that pro-growth policies bolster the economy. When people can keep…

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The country is abuzz with the 14th Amendment, as a practice called “birthright citizenship” has taken over the headlines.  

According to birthright citizenship, a baby born in America is an American…

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The Latino community is strong in New Mexico, making up 48 percent of the state’s population — the largest share for any demographic group in the state. However, there has always been one major barrie…