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Tariffs on solar panels would kill U.S. jobs

The U.S. solar industry is threatened by one of President Donald Trump’s more destructive impulses: his eagerness to punish supposedly unfair trade practices.By next...

White House proposals put oceans at risk

Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke thinks that some of the places designated as national monuments in the past two decades are overprotected. Banning economic activity...

Ground is shifting on health care

Congress’ failed effort to undo Obamacare this year revealed an important political shift in the U.S.: Americans are no longer content to let people...

A faster, more rural internet is needed

Of the many divides between urban and rural America – political, cultural, sartorial – the hardest to justify may be technological. Fast internet service...

Making lawsuits work for consumers

Congressional Republicans and the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau are clashing over a question that has implications far beyond the world of finance: How far...

A path to lower drug prices

White House budget director Mick Mulvaney has floated an idea to bring down drug prices that’s both promising and – if other Republicans can...

Pay gag rule won’t help women advance

Paying women less than men is not only unfair but counterproductive. Women and men alike prefer to work for companies that pay equally. Yet...

Churches shouldn’t play politics

President Donald Trump has promised to eliminate a longstanding prohibition on political campaigning by religious organizations. It's a bad idea, and the devout should...

Helping small business

At a recent meeting with small-business leaders, President Donald Trump pledged to do "a big number" on the 2010 Dodd-Frank Act, which he blamed...

What’s good about Keystone

Keystone XL is back, along with the usual misconceptions about its virtues and dangers. There should be no doubt, however, that President Donald Trump's...
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