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Battle between elites fought by the unrepresented

I’m not used to thinking of the Revolutionary War as a battle between elites. Rather it was a battle for liberty, a battle between us Americans and the British who were taxing us without representation. 207 more words


The costly legacy of Cover Oregon

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — A bill dissolving the independent corporation that runs Cover Oregon is on its way to the Gov. Kate Brown. But even when it is gone, Cover Oregon will leave a legacy of hundreds of millions of dollars spent on a health exchange that failed — with even more millions in legal fees and other expenses still to come. 435 more words


Food Security Bill - Discussion

State of the Economy

Food Security – Nutrition based.
Debate on Shanta Kumar committee reforms:
India – highest levels of stunting and underweight
Food security act addresses: 687 more words

General Studies

Budget 2015-16

Budget 2015-16

1. Jana Dhan Yojana – Financial Inclusion
2. Coal Auctions –
3. Swachh Bharat – Toilets/ Hygiene, Cleanliness, Awareness, Preventive Healthcare.
4. JAM Trinity: Jana Dhan, Aadhar, Mobile. 370 more words

General Studies

Economic Survey - Key Takeaways

Economic Survey

• Theme: Creating opportunity and reducing vulnerability.
• Growth and manufacturing output –
• decline in agricultural output –
• Agriculture – important sector. 113 more words

General Studies

Najib's not looking good politically, says Roger Mitton

March 1, 2015

Najib’s not looking good politically, says Roger Mitton

by The Malaysian Insider@www.themalaysianinsider.com

Criticism against Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Razak appears to be gaining steam outside of the country, with The Myanmar Times now jumping onto the bandwagon. 442 more words