Finding cuts

We can’t possibly cut spending. There can be no balanced budget without a discussion of revenue “enhancements”. The position taken by the American political left for the last 50 years is that tax revenue must come first. Does this sound familiar? “We must raise taxes first or people will starve, bridges will collapse and orphans…

ZEROBAMA

No job growth for the first time since 1945: Employers stopped adding jobs in August, an alarming setback for an economy that has struggled to grow and might be at risk of another recession. The government also reported that the unemployment rate remained at 9.1 percent. It was the weakest jobs report since September 2010.…

Illegal aliens got 4.2 billion of your tax dollars last year…

Your tax dollars at work: The Internal Revenue Service allowed undocumented workers to collect $4.2 billion in refundable tax credits last year, a new audit says, almost quadruple the sum five years ago. Although undocumented workers are not eligible for federal benefits, the report released Thursday by the Treasury Inspector General for Tax Administration concludes…