Tag Archives: Fiscal Responsibility

“Green” Graft: After Receiving “Green Energy” Stimulus Money, Tesla CEO Buys $17 Million Mansion

One of the notable characteristics of the Soviet Union before it fell was the increasingly-noticeable divergence of laws and policies that affected “connected” people versus the lowly, regular Soviet citizens. Before its predictable collapse, high-ranking Party members and their friends … Continue reading

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The Missing Debate Over Monetary Policy

The dramatically named “fiscal cliff” debate has been the focus of the media and the Washington establishment. In the ridiculous metaphor we are using to describe this debate, driving off the fiscal cliff involves cutting defense spending and Medicare by … Continue reading

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A Drop in the Bucket: Obama’s Tax Hike Does Nothing to Fix Our Economic Mess

It is said that a picture is worth a thousand words. While that is often true, when demonstrating the level of distance between President Obama and the harsh economic realities facing this country, it seems a one-minute video is worth … Continue reading

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Fiscal Nonsense: Obamacare is Off the Table for Negotiations Because it ‘Reduces the Deficit’

President Obama has said that he would “do whatever it takes” to avoid the fiscal cliff. However, on Monday, his lackey, Jay Carney, made it clear that Obamacare will not be on the table for fiscal negotiations. Sure, why go … Continue reading

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Two Dependency In America Charts That Will Blow Your Mind

The two “D’s,” debt and dependency, are taking America down the path towards doom. You already know about the debt, but you may not have realized quite how bad the dependency has gotten.

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Another Fiscal Cliff: Postal Service Has Enough Money for Only 12 Months

It’s no secret that the United States Postal Service has fallen on hard times in recent decades as the world has changed and become more reliant on electronic communications. The USPS, unwilling to adequately change their business model to adapt … Continue reading

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Who’s Serious About Giving America A Hand? Obama’s Campaign Manager Jim Messina Or Texas Governor Rick Perry?

This sums up the philosophy and areas of concern for both of America’s political parties as well as just about anything else you’re going to run across.

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Is The Republican Party Doing Enough To Show It Has Changed Since The Bush Years?

Ross Douthat asks that question, more specifically about the Romney campaign, and answers it “no.” Since Bush left office, conservatives have been willing to acknowledge his failures as a fiscal conservative and to promise more responsibility on deficits and debt. … Continue reading

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Thanks A Lot, Washington! The U.S. Debt Just Grew by $11 Trillion

This says it all. Republicans and Democrats spent last summer battling how best to save $2.1 trillion over the next decade. They are spending this summer battling how best to not save $2.1 trillion over the next decade. In the … Continue reading

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You’re Probably Losing Money On Social Security Right Now And It’s Only Going To Get Worse

Most informed people realize that our current Social Security system is unsustainable with the level of debt that we’re racking up. However, did you know that even Americans who are retiring today are ALREADY receiving less money than they paid … Continue reading

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