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Today's News and Commentary–August 26

Published August 26th, 2013 -

The Wall Street Journal reports that, as groups across the nation observe the 50th anniversary of the March on Washington, many are calling for immigration reform. The article notes that some advocates for immigration reform have drawn lessons and inspiration ... More »

Today's News and Commentary — August 19

Published August 19th, 2013 -

The New York Times and the Washington Post report that today is the deadline for filing formal objections to Detroit’s eligibility for bankruptcy protection. The New York Times explains that “unions, creditors and retirees” are expected to file objections befo... More »

Today's News and Commentary — August 12

Published August 12th, 2013 -

This morning, in the Boston Herald, President Obama proposed a “grand bargain” for the middle class—a strategy for “breaking through the Washington logjam” and enacting policies that create jobs. As part of this bargain, the President said that he would be wil... More »