The Government Accountability Office (GAO) has updated their list of federal programs that are at high risk of waste, fraud, overlap, etc. One estimate was that the 2012 waste alone was $261B. Medicare and Medicaid waste in 2012 is estimated to be $50B of that $261B. Some of the suggested cuts have been in their [click for rmore...]
Below you’ll find a quick reference table of the 2009 IRS Federal Income Tax Revenue statastics. Note the huge percentageof tax the top 1% pay; over two times the percentageof income they make. Also of interest if the top 1% adujusted gross income (AGI); if 100% of the AGI of the top 1% was taxed [click for rmore...]
I’ve been listening closely to the President, and other Democrats, and I’ve come to realize that they seem to like to use “deficit” and “debt” interchangeably. Do you know the difference? In my opinion our politicians don’t really want you to understand it. You see, those that do get pretty ticked off when they hear misleading statements such [click for rmore...]
Following are some video clips of Paul Ryan in action. As you watch them, try to imagine Joe Biden making similar, well crafted and objective arguments. I can’t wait for the VP debate! First, Paul Ryan explaining why President Obama healthcare overhaul is going to add to the debt. Helping Chris Matthews with his math… [click for rmore...]
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After spending some time tweeting I came to the realization that I wanted to gather my thoughts into one place and share them with whomever was interested. On this blog, you’ll find my opinion of political events, religion, books, my favorite quotes from our founders and other influential figures, hopefully some humor, and much more.
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