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This week the Congressional Budget Office (CBO) released its annual snapshot of long-term federal spending and revenues. Unsurprisingly, the CBO’s projections confirm a trend that risks depriving futu…

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The Great Recession packed a double whammy for Hispanics. Not only was the Latino community hit harder than most during the housing crash and economic downturn, but they are more likely than whites, b…

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It’s easy to see why so many people are fed up with our troubled criminal justice system. For some, it’s the erosion of civil liberties, rights, and the dignity of the individual. Others balk at the o…

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Texas Governor Greg Abbott has dubbed the Lone Star State the country’s new “tech mecca,” and as the state continues to grow its technology sector, Austin has been the center of attention. However, lo…

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What do we mean by ‘the sharing economy?’ Simply put, it’s what we call it when owners rent out something they may not be using - such as a house or a car - to someone else, using the rising peer-to-p…

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Puerto Rico’s only active air ambulance suspended services on the island earlier this month. Unable to continue operations amid the fiscal uncertainty, Puerto Ricans are left without a key service tha…