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Biden Should Cancel Student Debt

The Point 43 million people face difficulties buying homes, starting businesses, completing their education, or supporting their families because of federal student loans that collectively amount to $1.57 trillion of debt. Biden can get ridRead More

Stop Using Police for Traffic Stops

The Point The goal of traffic enforcement is safety. To keep residents safe, cities should shift enforcement to a civilian agency and increase automated enforcement. There are better ways to promote road safety:  Cities shouldRead More

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