The oil and gas boom of the past 5 years or so is widely seen as the brightest spot of an otherwise moribund U.S. economy. In fact, a group of economists from Purdue University recently found that without this boom the U...
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"Private debt collection is 'far more effective than government workers doing the job,' adds Scott Hodge, president of the Tax Foundation. The federal government has already sold to private collectors bad debt resulting from the student loan program, farm loans, and Small Business Administration loans. 'It's a sound business-collection practice.'"
Maryland Gov. Martin O’Malley’s office took a swipe at a grass-roots citizens’ group over a report claiming people are leaving Maryland for Virginia, beginning a fight in cyberspace between the governor, the citizens’ group and an established...
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