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Policy made our state Kryptonite to corporate CEOs

This article was originally published in The News Journal January 17, 2015. Click here for the original   I appreciated the Dialogue Delaware piece by Stacie Beck and Eleanor Craig entitled, “Unfriendly to Business,” which appeared in your pages on Jan. 11. It seems that there are...
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The delusion of Delawares Health Care Innovation

Normal 0 false false false EN-US X-NONE X-NONE MicrosoftInternetExplorer4 This opinion was published at delawareonline.com on January 19, 2015. The views expressed below belong to Dr. Richard Lamb and not of the Caesar Rodney...
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Why the Best & Brightest Rarely Run

By Michael C. Maibach                                              &nb...
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In Praise of the Electoral College

By Michael C. Maibach                                               &n...
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The Philosophy of Liberty

Follow the link below to a short (15 minutes) tutorial on the meaning of liberty and the connection between liberty and the concept of "Ownership." To speak of an Owner is to accept that something is to be owned. That something starts with yourself. Do you "own" yourself? Do you ...
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Seven Principles of Sound Public Policy

By Lawrence W. Reed   The following contains excerpts from a speech given by Larry Reed, an adjunct scholar with the Georgia Public Policy Foundation and president emeritus of the Midland, Michigan-based Mackinac Center for Public Policy, to the Economic Club of Detroit in 2001.   The spee...
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Keys to an Effective Probation Policy

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Keys to an Effective Drug Policy

The Texas Public Policy Foundation has released, "Keys to an Effective Drug Policy." The highlights of the release are below: Drug Courts. Drug courts are a proven alternative to incarceration for low level drug offenders. Drug courts offer intensive judicial oversight of offende...
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Criminal Justice Policy in Delaware: Options for Controlling Costs and Protecting Public Safety

Delaware has enacted significant reforms in recent years to improve its criminal justice system, balancing the need for public safety with the goal of rehabilitating offenders who are amenable to change. Despite this progress, Delaware faces significant criminal justice challenges. Fortunately, ther...
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Stimulus Plan and the Deficit

The historic initiative of President Obama’s first month in office is the Trillion Dollar Stimulus Package passed with little time, oversight, analysis or comprehensive bipartisan perspective. Its probability of success as a stimulus vehicle is also widely in question. It was pretty much accep...
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