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Greece, Hot Fudge Sundaes, Boehner/McConnell, and Junior-High Economics

In 1966 I was a junior high kid in small-town Montana when I got my first – and maybe most important – lesson in economics and personal finance. 773 more words

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First Obama Phones - Now Obama Web

This week the FCC will review and perhaps vote on a proposal to expand the “Lifeline” telephone subsidy program to include entitlements for broadband internet services for the poor. 530 more words

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USDA Food Stamp Program Benefits Yemen

About 25 years ago my wife and I were on a vacation trip in Hot Springs, Arkansas.  We had just got out of our car on a downtown street near the post office when a wild-eyed, shaggy-haired young guy ran up to us.   623 more words

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Just the Facts, Ma'am. Economic Facts.

Here are some economic facts that the mainstream media and the government don’t tell you!

No speech is worth a half million dollars.  In recent years Bill and Hillary Clinton have received some ridiculous amounts… 739 more words

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Federal Employees - Here's How to Get More Paid Vacation Time, Free!

A message for Federal Government Employees:

Are you stressed out from all of those meetings and conferences in fancy hotels?  Is that 30-hour work week wearing you out? 519 more words

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We Must Demand Real Federal Budgets

Zero-Based Budgeting is a simple concept, practiced by every family and every company in the USA.  We all determine how much money we will receive for a given period, and then decide how we are going to spend it.  593 more words

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