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The Stealing of America by the Cops, the Courts, the Corporations and Congress

Source: http://www.lewrockwell.com By John W. Whitehead The Rutherford Institute   The Stealing of America by the Cops, the Courts, the Corporations and Congress   Call it what you will—taxes, penalties, fees or fines—but the only word that truly describes the constant bilking of the American taxpayer by the government and its corporate partners is theft. […]

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Spending and Morality

Source: http://www.lewrockwell.com By Walter E. Williams July 8, 2014 Spending and Morality   During last year’s budget negotiation meetings, President Barack Obama told House Speaker John Boehner, “We don’t have a spending problem.” When Boehner responded with “But, Mr. President, we have a very serious spending problem,” Obama replied, “I’m getting tired of hearing you […]


Tax Reform is Useless Without Spending Reform

  Source: http://www.ronpaulinstitute.org By Ron Paul Tax Reform is Useless Without Spending Reform   Recently, Republican leaders in Congress unveiled a “tax reform” plan that they claimed would provide the American people with a simpler, fairer, and more efficient tax system. While this plan does lower some tax rates and contains some other changes that […]


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Blount County Commissioner Samples Voting Record vs. Campaign Card

  As seen many times, even in Blount County politics, talk and reality do not always match up. Source: http://www.bcpublicrecord.com Steve Samples voting record doesn’t match his postcard mailer.    


Why 4 term Blount County Commissioner Kenneth Melton needs to go

    Source: http://www.bcpublicrecord.com Why 4 term Commissioner Kenneth Melton needs to go   Does anyone remember his authoritarian approach to “serving” as Chairman of the Commission? It’s time for Kenneth Melton to go. 4 Term Incumbent County Commissioner Kenneth Melton voted to: Triple his pay from $300 to $900 a month 6/19/03 Raise your […]


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Stop the Incumbents, Caution warning of the good ole’ boys, GO Blount County Defenders

GO Blount County Defenders Source: http://www.bcpublicrecord.com Watch out for the Good Ole’ Boys who are incumbent clones and will vote with the political machine of Blount County.


Chris Endorses Tona Monroe and Troy Ball in Blount County Commission District 7

  The taxpayers of Blount County living in District 7 would be well represented by voting for Troy Ball for seat A and Tona Monroe in seat B. The citizens of District 7 have been uniquely fortunate to have true representation by Blount County Commissioner Jim Folts who will not be running for re-election.  Jim […]

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Chris Endorses Linda King and Karen Miller in Blount County Commission District 4

  The taxpayers of Blount County living in District 4 would be (finally) well represented by voting for Linda King for seat A and Karen Miller for seat B.  Both candidates are highly knowledgeable regarding Blount County Commission business while committed to cutting wasteful spending and continued borrowing, protecting your property rights and eliminating the […]


Keep your money – Fire your Commissioners

  Keep your money – Fire your Commissioners     Source: http://www.bcpublicrecord.com This letter to the editor was submitted to The Daily Times, but Dean Stone refused to publish it. Keep your money – Fire your Commissioners The past four years has proven that our incumbent County Commissioners are very good at three things; spending, […]


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No Incumbents – 14 Candidates will defend Blount County

May 6th is the date. Tired of the Blount County Commission supporting special interests and the status quo at the expense of taxpayers? Then let your voice be heard by voting for Blount County’s future by supporting fiscally responsible representation. Source: http://www.bcpublicrecord.com No Incumbents – 14 Candidates will defend Blount County