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1470 dead Americans

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[unable to retrieve full-text content]During the past week, roughly 1470 Americans died of Covid. The overwhelming majority were not fully vaccinated. And now this: The nation’s top infectious disease expert expressed horror on Sunday over attendees of a conservative political conference loudly applauding the inability of the federal government to hit its vaccine goals. With new variants of COVID-19 now […]

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During the past week, roughly 1470 Americans died of Covid. The overwhelming majority were not fully vaccinated. And now this: The nation’s top infectious disease expert expressed horror on Sunday over attendees of a conservative political conference loudly applauding the inability of the federal government to hit its vaccine goals. With new variants of COVID-19 now […]
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Scott B. Sumner is Research Fellow at the Independent Institute, the Director of the Program on Monetary Policy at the Mercatus Center at George Mason University and an economist who teaches at Bentley University in Waltham, Massachusetts. His economics blog, The Money Illusion, popularized the idea of nominal GDP targeting, which says that the Fed should target nominal GDP—i.e., real GDP growth plus the rate of inflation—to better "induce the correct level of business investment".

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