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May 23, 2017 01:46 PM

Subscriber Special - OREGON STATE GOVERNMENT'S $278 MILLION SELF-PROMOTION MACHINE

"Oregonians deserve a safe space from government manipulation, propaganda and bloated contracts."
 
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May 20, 2017 07:00 AM

Forbes - Oregon State Government's $278 Million Self-Promotion 'PR' Machine

Oregonians deserve a safe space from government manipulation, propaganda and bloated contracts.
 
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The New Criterion: Academic follies (still cont’d)

Attempting to plumb the depths of our contemporary academic follies is a bit like pressing down with your thumb on a piece of rotted wood. You expect at least some resistance. What you encounter is the slightly sick-making sensation of yielding organic deliquescence.
 
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May 05, 2017 08:37 AM

Madison - St. Clair Record: Local activists honored by ‘Open the Books’ founder for taking a stand

The Edgar County Watchdogs – a “group of concerned citizens” that digs for and posts news of public corruption from 21 counties on its website – recently joined more than a dozen other citizens and groups who were honored for holding local government accountable.
 
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May 04, 2017 06:02 AM

Campus Reform - Wealthy universities fear GOP will end their tax breaks

America’s wealthiest universities appear intent on protecting tax breaks for their endowments in response to mounting conservative criticism of the multi-billion-dollar loophole.
 
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Apr 27, 2017 01:39 PM

Daily Southtown-Berg: Feckless Frank and the arrogance of Illinois' political insiders

In 2015, Illinois needed a new financial watchdog. Auditor General William Holland was in charge of scrutinizing public pocketbooks. But after more than two decades at the helm, he was finally stepping down.
 
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Apr 27, 2017 09:23 AM

The Daily Pennsylvanian - Penn's million-dollar lobbying operation

Penn spends over a million dollars each year trying to influence legislation on the state, local and national level — and that’s almost twice as much as any of its peer institutions.
 
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Apr 24, 2017 09:08 AM

Hartford Business - Let’s tax Yale — Here’s why and how

The state's fiscal problems are still in search of a solution as we reach the midpoint of the 2017 legislative session, which is nothing more than a tug of war between the state employee unions (the governor has asked for $700 million in concessions), and taxpayer wallets and pocketbooks.
 
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Apr 21, 2017 01:28 PM

Fox 31 News, Denver CO: More than 30 northern Colorado police agencies have military gear

DENVER -- A growing number of law enforcement agencies are using surplus military gear, including more than 30 police departments in northern Colorado. It’s a program with both critics and supporters.​
 
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Apr 21, 2017 12:49 PM

CNN Politics: What sanctuary cities stand to lose if feds have their way

(CNN)Across the nation, so-called "sanctuary cities" are scrambling to assess what they stand to lose if the Trump administration carries out a threat to take away federal funds from jurisdictions it says do not comply with immigration laws.
 
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