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For the first time, Presidential power will pass to a business leader and true outsider

Fred Lucas, Trump’s Third American Revolution. On March 4, 1801, President-Elect Thomas Jefferson took the oath of office at 11 a.m., in what was considered a simple ceremony. Certainly no A-list celebrities attended. He didn’t even ride the inaugural carriage to the Capitol as Presidents George Washington and John Adams had done before him. Despite

The Government Should Play No Role in Educating Our Children

Teresa Mull,  As the presidential election looms, The Economist considers whether the next president will use “the regulatory power of the federal government to spur reform” in education policy—as both Presidents George W. Bush and Barack Obama did—and if he or she does, how that will be accomplished. “The era of regulation-driven school reform is now coming