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Why Are the Women Who Can Least Afford Them Having Children?

How much of what we do is in or genes? Our proclivity to spend rather than save? Our proclivity to commit heinous crimes? Why are poor women five times more likely to have a child out of wedlock than women who are not poor? And why aren’t children eating their school lunches? All this and more.

Michelle Obama School Lunch Update

If you want to know how students feel about their lunches these days, check out these photos tweeted under the hashtag #thanksmichelleobama. Former governor John Sununu writes:

“There is something amiss in Lunch Lady Land. Children are in revolt, school boards under fire. Even the School Nutrition Association is alarmed by the consequences of the first lady’s signature Healthy, Hunger-Free Kids Act of 2010.”

John C. Goodman is a Senior Fellow at the Independent Institute, President of the Goodman Institute for Public Policy Research, and author of the widely acclaimed Independent books, A Better Choice: Healthcare Solutions for America, and the award-winning, Priceless: Curing the Healthcare Crisis. The Wall Street Journal and the National Journal, among other media, have called him the “Father of Health Savings Accounts.”

New from John C. Goodman!
A BETTER CHOICE: Healthcare Solutions for America
Obamacare remains highly controversial and faces ongoing legal and political challenges. Polls show that by a large margin Americans remain opposed to the healthcare law and seek to “repeal and replace” it. However, the question is: Replace it with what?

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