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Joe Hockey's Pre-Budget Hypocrisy

Last night Joe Hockey gave a pre-budget speech for the Spectator Oz. The speech hit on many of Mr Hockey’s favourite themes since his “The End of the Age of Entitlement” speech in London just over 2 years ago. 1,294 more words

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Liar, liar.....

The coming budget will reveal the Prime Minister as a barefaced liar.

“I trust everyone listened to what Joe Hockey said last week and again this week,” he told an SBS interviewer on election eve last September. 206 more words

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Should we care about the federal debt❓

If you are of the Paul Krugman school of fantasy economics, you likely believe federal debt is good and that eventually we will grow out of it (except we continue to add new spending on automatic pilot, i.e. 272 more words

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Tax reform – What is Washington's fair share?

OK, it’s Tax Freedom Day, if you don’t count the money the Feds have borrowed, their credit card balance, if you will. If you include that, then it’s May 21, and it gets later just about every year as shown in this graph found at the  … 934 more words

Planting the Roots of a Liberal Talking Point

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Intro by Jeff Rutherford

It’s a midterm election year.  Today I’m writing to give you a preview of a liberal sound bite that will be used on countless campaign trails across the land.  674 more words

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CBO blows whistle on bloated Obama budget

“A report released Thursday by the nonpartisan Congressional Budget Office says President Barack Obama’s budget request would mean significantly larger budget deficits than the White House claims.” click here

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Another Young Grad Student Attacks Senator McDaniel With Lies, Distortions, and Cheap Shots

In the pages of the Djournal.com newspaper, in Northeast Mississippi, David Clarke, a young graduate student at MSU and an intern with Senator Cochran in Washington,  2,005 more words

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