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Mr. Bob Livingston:
This is a great letter. There is one point I would suggest changing. In my mind I think that a FAIR TAX (Consumption Tax) would be better than the flat tax. I Fair Tax would eliminate the IRS as we know it. It would be a consumption tax on most items, paid when purchasing an Item.
On another note we need to limit the Senate to one (1) term and House to (2) terms and when they pass a law it effects them the same as the public they are representing.
What’s left of the U.S. middle class is under economic assault like no time in American history. Federal Reserve money printing is finally catching up to us. One hundred years of money printing is coming to a head. We are seeing the beginning phases of hyperinflation.
One of the fundamental dichotomies separating America’s ideological halves was further reinforced last week, when the U.S. Department of Agriculture released statistics revealing a continuing decline in the Nation’s rural population.
This article, written by Josh Peterson, was originally published by Watchdog on April 11. WASHINGTON, D.C. — Twenty-nine organizations are banding together to stop a tax for hopping on the information superhighway. In a letter to members of Congress on Thursday, the group asked lawmakers to support a permanent ban on Internet access taxes. Congress […]
Have you done your taxes yet? If not, you’d better hurry. April 15 is just days away, and you’d better believe President Barack Obama’s Internal Revenue Service will come after your tax dollars. After all, the Federal government has Obamacare to run. And now that Health and Human Services Secretary Kathleen Sebelius is “resigning,” Obama […]
The Bundy family of Clark County, Nev., has been grazing cattle on the same patch of land since the 1800s. The Feds are rounding up their cattle, and the Bundys are trying to stop them. There are fears this could continue escalating and turn into a Branch Davidian-style assault.
“Where the people fear the government you have tyranny. Where the government fears the people you have liberty.” — John Basil Barnhill (1914)
This quote is so simple and yet so profound in its truth. How then do we, the people, cause our government to “fear” us so that we may maintain liberty and live free? I believe the answer is in becoming educated about our rights as they are memorialized under the law, especially under the U.S. Constitution. Without knowledge and exercising of our rights, there is no incentive for the government to honor them.
Last month, Alabama State Representative Alvin Holmes used the floor of the State House to issue a vile, racist “bet” with residents of the Yellowhammer State. This week, Alabama parents stood outside the State House and asked the Montgomery Democrat, at least symbolically, to show them the money.
If you support the traditional view that marriage should be between a man and a woman, could that cost you your job? The intolerant left says the answer to that question is a loud and emphatic “Yes!”
As a Nevada ranching family and the Federal government face off, both supporters of the family and elected officials have condemned the government’s heavy-handed and Constitutionally questionable encroachment on individual liberties.