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Changing to a value-based healthcare system

Changing to a value-based healthcare system

Adam Albright

March 5, 2020

How can we create a model that improves outcomes and reduces overall costs? It’s called Value-Based Healthcare.

CPAC 2020: Donald Trump’s propaganda meets conservative extremists

CPAC 2020: Donald Trump’s propaganda meets conservative extremists

Tiana Meador, Editor-in-Chief

March 4, 2020

On Saturday Feb. 29 President Donald Trump gave his annual CPAC speech, which spanned about two hours and took full advantage of roasting the press box. The box, which welcomed writers from The New Republic, Business Insider, New York Post, and many other publications, was repeatedly ridiculed throughout the spee...

CPAC is the far right’s rally of choice

CPAC is the far right’s rally of choice

Addison Scufsa, A&E Editor

March 4, 2020

It’s become a yearly tradition for President Trump to take the long journey over to National Harbor, Maryland every February. Nothing rings Spring in like a good old fashioned rant from the President to thousands of his most rabid fans. CPAC may have begun as a way to bring conservatives together an...

CPAC 2020: America first goes global

CPAC 2020: America first goes global

Casey McCabe, Editor

March 4, 2020

After arriving in Alexandria Virginia the first thing I did was take a good long look at the Potomac River.  Rivers not only serve as natural borders, but they also serve as transportation, allowing our ancestors to travel great distances.  This year's Conservative Political Action Conference featured prom...

There has never been a clearer choice: #KAG

There has never been a clearer choice: #KAG

Adam Albright

February 20, 2020

Rather than being open and accepting of conservatives, many of the left-wing people on campus and around the nation bring an energy of hostility and disconnect.

The Future of Healthcare

The Future of Healthcare

Adam Albright, Contributor

February 20, 2020

Why have we not supported the adoption of artificial intelligence in the healthcare industry?

A Brexit wishlist

A Brexit wishlist

Nathan Harman, Contributor

February 8, 2020

After three and a half frustrating years, it feels like a breath of fresh air to see Brexit finally happen. No, I am not a British citizen, but I must admit that reading about Brexit day in and day out and monitoring its impact on markets made me feel increasingly obnoxious. As a staunch supporter of...

A challenge to our Antifa critics

Tiana Meador, Editor in Chief

February 7, 2020

The Minnesota Republic has always provided a positive space for our writers to openly and freely share their opinions and ideas, regardless if they were deemed controversial by the university community. Here are some of the things we do for our students: Fight for free and equal speech on campus,...

The Venezuelan Problem: Socialism

Brandon Prichard, Contributor

February 7, 2020

For the first time in U.S. history, the President of the United States invited a serving, democratically elected, foreign president to attend the annual State of the Union Address. Juan Guaidó, the acting president of Venezuela, accepted the offer from the White House to make his presence known at President...

College Game Day Bar scene and New app LineLeap

College Game Day Bar scene and New app LineLeap

Adam Erickson, Contributor

January 6, 2020

If you have ever been to Disney World, Six Flags, Valleyfair, or basically any amusement park in the United States, you may have purchased or at least have seen people use “fast passes” to skip the long lines. This is a convenient service for people who are impatient enough to spend the extra money...

Joe Biden: Savior or Liability?

Joe Biden: Savior or Liability?

Nathan Harman, Contributor

January 1, 2020

Is Joe Biden okay? After a strong start in the polls, American voters are seeing a different side of the former Vice President and veteran senator: a frail, forgetful side befitting a man of his age. The 77-year-old is currently the overall frontrunner of the entire Democratic field, but is lagging behind...

Can the free market solve climate change?

Brandon Prichard, Contributor

November 26, 2019

If there is any idea that is despised most when debating climate change and environmental protection, it is free market environmentalism. The idea of solving climate change by reducing regulations and taxes doesn’t sound like a viable solution. However, it is the best path for rich and poor nations...

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