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Two Questions about Ivanka: I Hope Someone Gives Me an Answer

Two questions, similar to the ones I asked about Kellyanne Conway; is Ivanka getting a salary for her “White House Job,” and if she is; who is paying for it? 201 more words

UK: Philip Hammond faces mutiny from Brexit ministers as Whitehall departments demand more money after Budget ‘shambles’ -- Foreign Office, Trade Department ordered to outline 6 per cent spending cut

Philip Hammond and Theresa May CREDIT:  TOBY MELVILLE/PA WIRE

By Ben Riley-Smith, assistant political editor
The Telegraph

18 MARCH 2017 • 10:00PM

Brexit ministers have demanded Philip Hammond pays for hundreds of extra officials amid fury that departments have been forced to find cuts. 744 more words

Why Not Feeding The Elderly Will Give Service Members One More Thing To Worry About On The Battlefield

The last time I visited my dad before he died, I noticed that there was one thing that he didn’t need for – food.

My father, a chef by trade,  was so frail from cancer and AIDS complications, that he couldn’t bite into a yummy bagel, or twirl his pasta with a fork and a spoon. 627 more words


Our View: Voters receptive to taxes for schools

After voters resoundingly defeated Ballot Measure 97, a $6 billion proposed tax increase on large corporations, the measure’s backers came up with a revised tax plan they hoped could gain traction in Salem. 34 more words

Oregon Legislature

Editorial: Legislaors need to take message on taxes to heart

New poll results ring true

Oregon voters place a top priority on K-12 public schools but don’t really trust the state to tax and spend wisely on education, new opinion polling indicates. 59 more words

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President Trump on Budget & Spending Cuts along with the Mulvaney Appointment - a real win for the Taxpayer!

Trump says a lot in a few words  “We must do a lot more with less”  Hiring freezes are already in place and he is working on  141 more words


First The Democrats Create the Problem Then Offer Up Draconian Measures to Fix It?

I find it so fascinating that when you meet an average Democrat, they will often blame the Republicans for everything. They will say that it is Republican businessmen who have destroyed our economy. 555 more words