Never have so many depended on so few…

Re-posted from January 2011, the latest (2009) IRS figures are here. We have posted this before – the top 1% of all income tax filers pay more more than the bottom 50% but I had not seen it presented this way – very easy to understand graphic: The common argument is that “the top  people…

The Immorality of the Welfare State

Re-re-posted – coblogger texas95 is in a hot debate and I thought this might be relevant. Re-posted from January 17th. In light of the current debate over “corporate welfare”, I thought this was still topical… Along with debates about the repeal of the Patient Protections and Affordable Health Care Act of 2010 (Obamacare) and the…

Obama’s Regulators

Greetings from Germany and the first attempt at posting using the WordPress app for iPad. I’ll expand on this when I have time but Forbes supports my points about the danger of Big Government bureaucracy here. In 2010, the American people delivered a stinging rebuke to President Obama. The 63 seat Republican gain in the…