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Guns and crime

Drug warriors

War on drugs, the conservative view:

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — A sweeping plan to overhaul Indiana's criminal sentencing laws will go before a legislative committee after Republican Gov. Mike Pence said last week he worried the proposal wasn't tough enough on low-level drug offenders.

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Modern Army

The yo-yo effect

Indiana is heavily invested in the great charter school experiment, so this Cato Institute study is of more than passing interest:

While most students are drawn from traditional public schools, charter schools are pulling large numbers of students from the private education market and present a potentially devastating impact on the private education market, as well as a serious increase in the financial burden on taxpayers.