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Op/ed: The net-net of neutrality debate is that innovation may be a loser

By   /  Friday, November 14th, 2014  /  Op/Eds, Opinion  /  Comments Off on Op/ed: The net-net of neutrality debate is that innovation may be a loser

One of the most comical features of the net-neutrality debate is that both sides say the other is trying to stifle innovation. Both are probably wrong.

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Op/ed: Both parties need to figure how to get something done

By   /  Friday, November 7th, 2014  /  Op/Eds, Opinion  /  Comments Off on Op/ed: Both parties need to figure how to get something done

Realistically, the best that either party, or the American public, can hope for is small ball.

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Op/ed: Democrats hope for electoral comeback in 2016

By   /  Friday, November 7th, 2014  /  Op/Eds, Opinion  /  Comments Off on Op/ed: Democrats hope for electoral comeback in 2016

Some Democrats who lost their race could try again in 2016. For today, however, it’s a safe bet that anyone who has just completed an exhausting and losing campaign isn’t thinking about two years from now.

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Op/ed: Blaming QE for alien invasions and everything else

By   /  Friday, October 31st, 2014  /  Op/Eds, Opinion  /  Comments Off on Op/ed: Blaming QE for alien invasions and everything else

An interesting conjecture shows some evidence that monetary policy changes can disturb the financial system.

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Op/ed: Five states where senate polls may be misleading

By   /  Friday, October 31st, 2014  /  Op/Eds, Opinion  /  Comments Off on Op/ed: Five states where senate polls may be misleading

Here are five states most at risk for polling mishaps in their Senate elections, ranked from most to least likely.

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Op/ed: Measure P is too deceptive and costly

By   /  Friday, October 24th, 2014  /  Op/Eds, Opinion  /  Comments Off on Op/ed: Measure P is too deceptive and costly

It would cripple the oil industry, a mainstay of the North County economy, and deprive the county of more than $16 million in annual revenue — most of which supports our schools. It would expose taxpayers to losses of tens or hundreds of millions of dollars in “takings” lawsuits. And sadly, it’s all based on misunderstandings and misinformation.

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Op/ed: Measure P is good for our economy

By   /  Friday, October 24th, 2014  /  Op/Eds, Opinion  /  1 Comment

As the country with the largest per capita emissions in the world, the United States must get serious about addressing climate change if we are to not face truly catastrophic impacts.

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