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The Dark Side of Tax Reform – And a Solution

The tax reform bill passed before Christmas will be good for the economy and jobs. In a recent article, I defended the bill against those who try and paint it as a “tax break for rich corporations”. 835 more words

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Debt Ceiling Dilly-Dallying?  Term Limit Amendment = Balanced Budget Amendment (December 11, 2017)

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K          “Sort of.  With the Term Limit Amendment, budgets may become slightly less imbalanced.  When a few individuals gain far too much seniority and power, they consume an extraordinary and inefficient amount of resources” 199 more words

Term Limits

Debt Ceiling Will Be Raised

Debt Ceiling Will Be Raised
by JBS President Emeritus John F. McManus

“If you give someone the power to inflate the currency, he will.” That bit of economic truth ranks alongside any indisputable fact – such as the sun will rise in the east tomorrow morning. 738 more words

Federal Reserve

On Our Nation's Birthday

This holiday is one of my favorites, with many fond childhood memories. A time to spend with family and friends, as summer is now in full swing. 1,162 more words

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Financial Responsibility

It has become a frequent government spectacle that fiscally irresponsible Big Government Democrats and establishment Republicans decry gloom and doom whenever fiscally responsible conservatives demand that the government live within its means by reducing the automatic spending increases mandated by the Congressional Budget Act of 1974. 2,125 more words


Email #92, Subject: "Balance the Budget"?

When I visited your office in DC, I noticed a faded pillow on your sofa. Your communications director Beth Breeding told me you receive summaries of constituent letters by email and read them at your desk, so the pillow is probably sitting behind you right now. 360 more words

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