New York Lost HUNDREDS-OF-MILLIONS Of Dollars By Raising Taxes

A simple semester in an economics class at any community college would yield tremendous results for lawmakers. If each and every lawmaker were able to grasp a relatively-simple economic concept, much of America’s fiscal disasters could be avoided. This concept is: economic policies have consequences. Sure, it sounds simple enough, but too-many liberal lawmakers appear unable to grasp this concept. Take Obamacare, as an example. By forcing the young and healthy to purchase high-premium plans Read more […]

Understand Just How Badly We Were Sold Out by the Ryan Spending Bill, and Why

Conservative outlets all over are blasting the Paul Ryan-led omnibus bill for a total sell-out of conservative voters. Breitbart calls it a betrayal of America. Rush Limbaugh concurred, using language even more vulgar. Reading through their reasonings and rantings, one can gather just how badly we have been sold out. But you would not see the depth of it, actually. The depth of this depravity can be judged merely by analyzing the vote as it was taken in the House. The record vote reveals that Read more […]

New CBO Report On Obamacare Might Give the President Heartburn

Americans who lose their doctors, deal with narrow networks, struggle to pay huge premiums with high deductibles, see their work hours reduced, and face tax penalties won’t be surprised by a new report from the Congressional Budget Office (CBO). Fox News called it the “latest blow” to health care reform. The CBO reported that the unpopular and expensive law known as Obamacare will “reduce work hours equivalent to 2 million jobs in the next decade amid a host of incentives not to work or Read more […]

GOP Set to Impeach IRS Chief

House Oversight and Government Reform Committee Chairman Jason Chaffetz began the impeachment process against IRS Commissioner John Koskinen on Tuesday, accusing him of misleading the public and destroying documents that were sought under a congressional subpoena. It was the latest move in the battle over the targeting of tea party groups at the tax agency. Less than a week earlier, the Justice Department issued a report finding no criminal behavior in the decision by top IRS officials to subject Read more […]

Taxpayers Fleeing Democrat-Run States for Republican Ones

In 2013, more than 200,000 people on net fled states with Democrat governors for ones run by Republicans, according to an analysis of newly released IRS data by Americans for Tax Reform. “People move away from high tax states to low tax states. Every tax refugee is sending a powerful message to politicians,” said ATR President Grover Norquist. “They are voting with their feet. Leaders in Texas and Florida are listening. New York and California are not.” That year, Democrat-run states lost Read more […]

California Debates Economy Destroying Bill to Reduce Gas Consumption by 50 Percent

California lawmakers are attempting to reduce gas consumption in the state by fifty percent “to achieve ambient air quality standards and the state’s climate goals,” according to the text of Senate Bill 350. To reach this lofty goal, the brilliant representatives of the people of the state of California want to place additional regulatory authority in the hands of the California Air Resources Board, a group of bureaucrats, who would then decide exactly how to force citizens to comply. Some Read more […]

Lois Lerner’s IRS Granted Only ONE Conservative Group Non-Profit Status in Three Years

Lois Lerner’s political beliefs led to tea party and conservative groups receiving disparate and unfair treatment when applying for non-profit status, according to a detailed report compiled by the Senate Finance Committee. Because of Lerner’s bias, only one conservative political advocacy organization was granted tax exempt status over a period of more than three years: “Due to the circuitous process implemented by Lerner, only one conservative political advocacy organization was granted Read more […]

Dutch King: The Welfare State Is Over

The American left regularly points to the social democracies of northern Europe as templates for a better United States. If only our economic policies were more like those in Sweden, Finland, or The Netherlands, there would be no limit to our success. What they haven’t noticed are the ample flaws of those systems in shown in social stagnation, capital flight, and reduced freedom. But the most important development our progressives miss is that these famously liberal states are rolling back their Read more […]

IRS Chief Hints Christian Colleges May Lose Tax Exempt Status Based on Views of Marriage

OK, the very things that Christians warned of concerning the illegal and unconstitutional ruling regarding sodomy-based “marriage” is coming to pass. Sadly, it seems the even those who oppose such perversion are falling prey to the propaganda. Senator Mike Lee(R-UT) asked Internal Revenue Commissioner John Koskinen if he would pledge not to remove tax exempt status from Christian colleges without the authorization of Congress of the courts and the commissioner said that he wouldn’t surprise Read more […]

Federal Judge Threatens IRS Commissioner in Contempt of Court Over Lerner Scandal

Judicial Watch announced that U.S District Court Judge Emmet Sullivan today threatened to hold the Commissioner of the Internal Revenue Service and Justice Department attorneys in contempt of court after the IRS failed to produce status reports and newly recovered emails of Lois Lerner, former director of the Exempt Organizations Unit of the IRS, as he had ordered on July 1, 2015. During the a status hearing today, Sullivan warned that the failure to follow his order was serious and the IRS and Read more […]

Cruz SLAMS McConnell, Accuses Him of LYING on Senate Floor; Says He Can’t Be Trusted

In a stunning attack on a leader of his own party, Republican Sen. Ted Cruz accused Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell of lying to him and said he couldn’t be trusted. Cruz, a Texan who is running for president but ranks low in early polling, delivered the broadside in a speech on the Senate floor, an extraordinary departure from the norms of Senate behavior that demand courtesy and respect. At issue are assurances Cruz claimed McConnell, R-Ky., had given that there was no deal to allow Read more […]

Obama Pressures European Union to Continue Bailing Out Socialist Greece

With Greece on the abyss of a disorderly exit, US president Barack Obama made his first personal intervention in the crisis talks for months on Tuesday night. The US president spoke to Mr Tsipras and Ms Merkel before leaders gathered in Brussels. He told the German Chancellor “it is in everyone’s interest to reach a durable agreement that will allow Greece to resume reforms, return to growth, and achieve debt sustainability within the eurozone,” said a White House statement. Athens is Read more […]