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Leave Charity to the Church

Taxes.

What are they for?

To pay our government leaders like the President, his/her administration, members of the Senate and Congress, etc? That would be fine if they actually did the job they were elected to do…FOR THE PEOPLE, instead of for themselves or their personal interest groups. 1,352 more words

Politics

Amendment 69 - a potential disaster

August 22, 2016

 

By Bob Cox

Some opinions, comments and links relating to what is happening in this great nation and, in particular, in Western Colorado. 662 more words

Grow Government, Grow

August 15, 2016

By Bob Cox

Some opinions, comments and links relating to what is happening in this great nation and, in particular, in Western Colorado. 578 more words

Rural Bike Share

The bike-share program that’s being rolled-out in metro Amherst/ Northampton (/Holyoke?/Springfield?) seems like a foolhardy idea financially, practically, and in terms of both personal and public safety. 375 more words

Bike Share

IT'S ONLY OUR MONEY

The Pentagon Money Pit

By Dave Lindorff/ Counterpunch/ August 11, 2016

What if the inspector general of the Department of Health and Human Services were to report that $6.5 billion in spending by that federal agency was unaccounted for and untraceable? 1,236 more words

Politics

Time For A Change - Make Govt. Employees Accountable

If you got caught spending most of your time at work watching porn on your computer, do you think you might get fired?  If you owed money to your employer and… 533 more words

Our Economic Mess

Another Taxpayer-Financed Goodie: The "Paid Leave" Scam for Bureaucrats

My biggest complaint about government employees is that they work for bureaucracies that shouldn’t exist. As far as I’m concerned, they may be the most wonderful, conscientious, and hard-working people in the world, but we shouldn’t have a… 965 more words

Bureaucracy