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What We’re Reading Today: Trump Blamed For Iowa, Bloomberg Comes Up Short, Sanders And Other People’s Money … And More

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Some headlines that caught our eye.

Election 2020

Democrats accuse Trump supporters of flooding Iowa caucus results reporting hotline — Washington Examiner

Mike Bloomberg’s Historically Diminutive Stature, In Context — Washington Free Beacon

Sanders raises $25 million in January — Reuters

Elizabeth Warren accused of hiding while getting off private jet — The Independent


Bong Joon-ho’s ‘Parasite’ Is Overrated, Implausible, Class-Struggle Nonsense — John Tamny, RealClearMarkets

Late capitalism isn’t killing us — James Pethokoukis, The Week

Banning Dollar Stores Hurts Underserved Communities More Than It Helps — Foundation for Economic Education

Nazis and Socialism — Daniel J. Mitchell

Boris Johnson’s Beautiful Celebration of Free Trade — Jeffrey A. Tucker, American Institute for Economic Research


Rep. Gaetz Files Ethics Charges Against Pelosi, Saying She Broke the Law with Her SOTU Stunt — PJ Media

House Rejects GOP Resolution Condemning Pelosi for Tearing up Trump’s Speech — Epoch Times

Australia Moves To Restrict Cash and Build Up Its Surveillance State — Reason

What Year Did Healthcare Become a ‘Right’? — Mises Institute

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