Author: Robert Coon

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Rethinking the Jones Act

Just over a month ago, Hurricane Maria ravaged the U.S. territory of Puerto Rico as a Category 4 storm with 150 mile-per hour winds. The storm was so intense it…

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A compassionate and conservative dream

“I call my philosophy and approach compassionate conservatism. It is compassionate to actively help our fellow citizens in need. It is conservative to insist on responsibility and results. And with…

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Lessons from the post-Millennial crowd

Politics is generational, and views on political issues often break as sharply based on age demographics as they do by race or even party lines. I was reminded of that…

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In defense of Goldilocks

If the old fairy tale character Goldilocks were a candidate for political office, it’s fair to assume she’d be considered moderate. Of course, she’d be criticized on social media by…