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Against a Balanced Budget Amendment.

Some Republicans argue that the current deficit is the product of legislative indiscipline. From time to time, they have proposed a “Balanced Budget Amendment” to the Constitution as the cure for this indiscipline. 613 more words

American Society

What would freedom cost?

If you take Washington’s money, don’t cry about them controlling you.

Do we have the collective will to put the government on a budget, and if so, how? 1,339 more words

Op-ed

Quote for the Day

I believe in a balanced budget.”

“I’m not in D.C., I can’t tell you about the federal budget.”

State Rep. Sylvester Turner (D-Houston) explaining his support for a bill that passed the Texas House calling for a constitutional convention to consider a balanced budget amendment to the U.S. 37 more words

Texas Politics

Learning By Doing III. Limiting the Influence of Lobbyists

The eclectic entrepreneur/economist/law professor, James Bessen, suggests how to boost our stagnant economy in a new book, “Learning by Doing: the real connection between innovation, wages and wealth… 327 more words

Jack Heidel

Enemies on the Left, False Friends on the Right - Part 10

“I often warn people: Somewhere along the way, someone is going to tell you, ‘There is no “I” in team.’ What you should tell them is, ‘Maybe not, but there is an “I” in independence, individuality, and integrity’.” George Carlin… 2,404 more words

Council For National Policy

Why the BBA is BAD!

I’m not good with money. As a matter of fact, I’m very bad at handling money. Although I’ve run a very successful business in the past, I was just never good at handling money. 1,121 more words