Category: Taxation

Will Virginians Be Able to Keep the Lights On?

Some people oppose industrial offshore development of wind farms because they will harm their ocean view. Some oppose them because they will result in higher electricity rates. Others oppose them because they will hurt commercial fishing, resulting in the destruction…

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Sticking It To The Rich?

Bernie Sanders claims that those who have billions shouldn’t exist because, as a true socialist, he believes that if the state taxes wealth away from those in possession of an “unacceptable” amount of wealth and then redistributes it to lower…

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Be Sure To Thank Your Liberal Neighbors

Elections have consequences and in Virginia those consequences will cut deeply into your pocket book. There are at least 16 bills approved by the 2020 General Assembly which create new taxes or raise existing taxes. If anybody would or could…

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A $52 Trillion Fantasy

Leading Democratic presidential candidate U.S. Senator Elizabeth Warren (D-MA) has officially unveiled her “Medicare for All” plan. This program is based on fantasy financing. According to Warren, it will cost $52 trillion over ten years, but a middle-class tax increase…

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What’s it Gonna Take?

.. all experience hath shewn, that mankind are more disposed to suffer, while evils are sufferable, than to right themselves by abolishing the forms to which they are accustomed.— Thomas Jefferson, “Declaration of Independence” What has to happen before the…

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Living Off the Interest

Depending on who you happen to listen to, some two-thirds, or three-fourths, or nine-tenths of the United States government is illegal — meaning that what it is and what it does it falls outside the limits prescribed by Article I,…

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Democrats See Death In Taxes

On Monday night, the GOP tax bill took another step toward President Trump’s desk when Speaker of the House Paul Ryan (R-Wisc.), named nine members to the conference committee, including Ways and Means Chairman Kevin Brady (R-Texas). The Senate is…

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Shrinking The Size and Scope of Government

The federal government has become an elite island of job-for-life protections and highly paid employment, standing far above the average American who must compete in this economy. There are currently 2.1 million federal employees in hundreds of agencies across the…

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Economic Patriotism

The left has been pushing for several years for Obama to use an executive order to institute “economic patriotism.” Sounds innocent enough,  right?  The economy sucks and patriotism is good!  But then again, maybe it isn’t good, at least not when it…

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Corporate Liberalism

In the 2015 State of the Union, Obama came across as the newest member of Occupy Wall Street but his record shows him to be a corporate liberal, and a closer look at his latest proposals proves it. In exchange…

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