Category Archives: Budget

Shot Across the Bow

President Trump’s recent pivot towards congressional Democrats to ratify a three-month extension to the debt ceiling signals a shot across the bow of the establishment congressional Republican leadership intent on sabotaging his agenda through procedural intransigence that he will work … Continue reading

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Shut It Down

Playing to his conservative base at the Phoenix rally, President Trump threatened to shut down the government unless funding is included by Congress to build the border wall he campaigned on, and with the recent departure of Steve Bannon, widely … Continue reading

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Desperate Times

The particularly egregious incivility on display this past weekend in the fabricated marketing frenzy kicking off the Christmas shopping season known as Black Friday is less an indication of a general breakdown in civility than it is an indication of … Continue reading

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Sequester Letdown

After hyping the sequester mega disaster for weeks to scare Americans into pressuring Congress to cave in to his spending increase demands, President Obama is swiftly backtracking to explain why nothing happened when the sequester kicked in on Friday. 

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The Myth of High Tax Prosperity

In his quest to raise taxes on Americans, President Obama falsely implies that the prosperity enjoyed under President Bill Clinton in the 1990s was the direct result of Clinton’s tax hikes while failing to tell the rest of the story. 

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Capital Punishment

Wealth which shrugged during President Obama’s first term by sitting on the sidelines and awaiting his electoral defeat is now leaving in droves as entrepreneurs hastily sell off businesses prior to the coming fiscal cliff. 

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What Happens in Vegas…

The recent exposure of extravagant GSA spending is further confirmation that our government is too large and out of control. 

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