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Chicago Sees Drop In Murders, Shootings After State Allows Legal Carry

Chicago Sees Drop In Murders, Shootings After State Allows Legal Carry

Last summer Illinois, acting to bring the state in compliance with federal court rulings upholding the right to bear arms, became the last state in the union to allow lawful carry of guns. The law took effect in January, and since then some 50,000 people have applied for permits and, through early March, about 5,000

If You Raise Taxes On Rich People And Businesses, You Get Fewer Rich People And Businesses

After Phil Mickelson created controversy with his comments about too-high taxes, professional boxer Manny Pacquiao is refusing to fight in the United States because of our national tax rate. This is what happens when tax rates are prohibitively high. People take their business, and their wealth, to friendly tax climates: Manny Pacquiao’s chief adviser insisted

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