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Flannigan Turns Hypocrite In Desperate Attempt to Save Seat

In Austin, city council races can help shape national politics. Who is placed into the city council seat can help influence how policy is shaped across the state. This will eventually influence policy across the country.  In the city council district 6 race, there is a very close battle that may change a seat this November. The evidence is mounting ...

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The Real Cost of Doubling the Minimum Wage

The New York Times’ editorial board recently added its voice to the chorus of calls for a $15 per hour federal minimum wage. The justifications include a grab-bag of unsupported claims including the notion that companies can simply pass along higher labor costs through prices—ignoring the effects that higher prices have on consumer purchases, which would then reduce the demand for the ...

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What Are The Boogaloo Bois?

Boogaloo Bois is back in the news following the BLM Antifa rioting.  Who are the Boogaloo Bois? The “boogaloo” movement – named for a 1980s breakdancing movie and characterized by members who carry weapons and wear Hawaiian shirts and tactical gear  – looks to exploit unrest in order to start a second civil war. But there are various facets to the loosely organized group: One ...

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Why Joe Rogan Moved To Austin From California

Many people are speculating that Joe Rogan decided to move out of California to greener pastures in Austin, Texas because of money.  While saving a little money on taxes was definitely on Rogan’s mind, the main reasons break down to lifestyle.  Rogan claims that he is fleeing California to get away from the mass congestion and the overwhelming homeless problem ...

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