Tag: tax dollars

Raising the Debt Ceiling

A vote regarding raising the debt limit of the United States is pending in Congress in the very near future. My hope is that more “no” than “yes” shows up in the final tally. My expectation is that “yes” will carry the day, regardless of whether or not the Speaker of the House is able

Dear Mr. President

Dear Mr. President, I read recently that your administration is looking into the possibility of assisting those Americans who are facing retirement and may not know how to manage their money and life savings. I understand that discussions are currently underway to allow them to have government managed access to their money on an annuity

Finally, a Voice of Reason

Government cannot inject a single dollar into the economy that it has not first taken out of the very same economy. — Rep. Tom McClintock of California Floor Speech given in the House Chamber on June 15, 2010. and again, July 22, 2010 on the Unemployment Spending Bill Finally, a voice of reason in Washington,

Nothing to Fear …

I think Mr. Roosevelt had it wrong. Sometimes, there is more to fear than fear itself. Sometimes, there is a gangster at the door; a criminal in the midst of good people. Sometimes there is more than one. I am afraid. I am afraid for the future of my kids and for the continued prosperity