Day: August 19, 2009

Cascade remembers Rose Director Friedman

Steve Buckstein

Rose Director Friedman, wife of the late Nobel Prize winning economist Milton Friedman, passed away yesterday at the age of 98.  While Milton was better known, Rose was a great economist in her own right, and a tireless champion of individual liberty. (more…)

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School Doors Open for Lower-Income Hoosier Children

Kathryn Hickok

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This summer Indiana became the most recent state to enact a state tax credit scholarship program for lower-income families to send their children to the schools of their choice. Providing a 50% tax credit for donations to student tuition scholarship organizations, the legislation promises to be a lifeline for lower-income children in the Hoosier state. (more…)

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