Category Archives: Taxes

Donald:  How To Succeed as President 

What the hell do you have to lose?  Replace American’s failed welfare-warfare state with liberty and free enterprise.  The American people will thank you and people around the world will thank you.   [Originally published July 17, 2016.) Source: 7 Things Trump Must Do






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Trump Needs to Read This Essay

Must reading for members of Congress, too. “According to some commentators the US federal budget deficit still remains a major economic problem notwithstanding that it draws less attention than in the past.” Source: How Government Budget Deficits Make Us Poorer






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Trump’s Revolution 

“Donald Trump has done the unthinkable – unthinkable, that is, to the sneering elites: the “journalists” who have been spending their days snarking at Trump on Twitter, the DC mandarins who disdained him from the beginning, and the foreign policy … Continue reading






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Ron Paul Handicaps Donald and Hillary 

Source: Regardless of How America Votes, Americans Want a Different Foreign Policy






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Why Jews—And Others–Should Not Vote for Hillary on Tuesday

Fifty years ago on a sunny Sunday morning in April, I was watching a television program (channel 7 in New York) about Passover. Although I don’t remember the specifics of the whole program, I do remember vividly a statement made … Continue reading






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If Hillary wins, get ready for a massive increase in the size of the federal government 

Robert Wenzel lays it out.  






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Trump’s Missed Opportunities… Hillary’s left-wing agenda and warmongering

Since it’s midterm time let me give each candidate a letter grade for last night’s debate performance. Donald gets a B- and Hillary gets her usual F, for her collectivist ideology, trickle-down economics, and continued warmongering. Donald missed several opportunities … Continue reading






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The pot calling the kettle black

“Well this is a little awkward. With the leaked 1995 Trump tax returns ‘scandal’ focused on the billionaire’s yuuge “net operating loss” and how it might have ‘legally’ enabled him to pay no taxes for years, we now discover none … Continue reading






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What two-party system?

Robert Wenzel takes down Sen. McConnell’s surrender to the Democrats.  George Wallace was right, there’s not a dime’s difference between the Democrats and Republicans.






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Bipartisan fiasco

“The Six Presidents Causing US Bankruptcy By Egon von Greyerz Since Reagan came to power in 1981, the US has had a total of five presidents who have spent ever increasing amounts of money to hang on…” Source: The Six … Continue reading






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How to save taxpayers oodles of money

Bring the troops home. Source: U.S. Troops to Get a Pay Raise






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What to Expect from a Clinton Presidency: Anti-Libertarian Activism

A thirst for power and money.  That’s Michael Rozeff’s assessment of Hillary Source: What to Expect from a Clinton Presidency: Anti-Libertarian Activism






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San Francisco Review of Books: Socialism Destroyed

Robert Wenzel reviews Tom DiLorenzo’s new book. Source: San Francisco Review of Books: Socialism Destroyed






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What Donald Trump should have said last night

Donald Trump’s acceptance speech at the Republican convention last night could have been a lot shorter and focused on espousing the virtues of limited government and free enterprise. First, Donald should have used several props, such as the first 1040 … Continue reading






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Help the Poor by Abolishing the Income Tax – The Future of Freedom Foundation

The income tax must be abolished to create sustainable prosperity.   “The standard leftist position on helping the poor is: Increase income taxes on the rich and give the money to the poor in the form of welfare. The idea … Continue reading






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