Taxes


The Pentagon is just another bloated government agency

By Against Crony Capitalism October 18, 2016   The Pentagon is just another bloated government agency     This is the truth and sometimes it’s one that it is hard for “conservatives” to come to terms with. The Pentagon is filled to the gills with waste and inefficiency, it is big government. The military and […]

The Pentagon is just another bloated government agency

Guess What You’re Funding Now? A $100 Million Drone Base in Africa

By Christina Sarich UndergroundReporter.org October 7, 2016   Guess What You’re Funding Now? A $100 Million Drone Base in Africa     Niger, Africa— DARPA, or the secretive Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency, which works under the umbrella of the U.S. Department of Defense, has created some spooky technology in its time — from tiny drones […]

Guess What You’re Funding Now? A $100 Million Drone Base in Africa

Obama’s army of public relations staffers costs U.S. taxpayers $500M per year

Obama’s army of public relations staffers costs U.S. taxpayers $500M per year

By Against Crony Capitalism October 6, 2016   Obama’s army of public relations staffers costs U.S. taxpayers $500M per year     Half a billion dollars for US taxpayers to pay for Obama’s spin, his propaganda, his effort to control the “narrative.” This is just flat out abuse of the taxpayer. Take our money to […]


Aborting the Trump Revolution

By Patrick J. Buchanan LewRockwell.com October 4, 2016   Aborting the Trump Revolution     In taking that $915 million loss in 1995, and carrying it forward to shelter future income, Donald Trump did nothing wrong. By both his family and his business, he did everything right. In a famous 1947 dissent, Judge Learned Hand […]

In taking that $915 million loss in 1995, and carrying it forward to shelter future income, Donald Trump did nothing wrong. By both his family and his business, he did everything right.

8 Million Americans Paid $1.7 Billion For Not Having Obamacare

8 Million Americans Paid $1.7 Billion For Not Having Obamacare

By Against Crony Capitalism September 28, 2016   8 Million Americans Paid $1.7 Billion For Not Having Obamacare     Obamacare is a dysfunction generating machine. On nearly every level the thing is screwed up. But that is the inherent nature of large government programs. This is Obama’s legacy? Way to go Mr. President. Be […]


The U.S. foreign-aid budget, visualized

By Against Crony Capitalism September 27, 2016   The U.S. foreign-aid budget, visualized   This money (US taxpayer money) often just goes to the crony classes within these countries. Those positioned to take advantage of the USA’s largess do well. The “people” often do less well. Especially when considering that much of this money goes […]

The U.S. foreign-aid budget, visualized

Tim Cook and Apple's Gross Hypocrisy on Taxes

Tim Cook and Apple’s Gross Hypocrisy on Taxes

By Jeff Deist Mises Institute September 1, 2016   Tim Cook and Apple’s Gross Hypocrisy on Taxes   Apple Inc., the US corporate parent of dozens of foreign legal entities, has been hit with a $14.6 billion tax bill by a commission of the European Union. At the heart of the commission’s complaint is an alleged antitrust […]


What if only taxpayers voted?

What if only taxpayers voted? (Interesting Graphic)

By Against Crony Capitalism August 29, 2016   What if only taxpayers voted?   This map was originally posted by CNN and reflects 2012 exit polling. Though it doesn’t say it appears that “taxpayers” in this case means federal tax payers. Obviously those who don’t pay federal taxes, or even state income taxes pay sales […]


How Clinton may be avoiding the death tax

How Clinton may be avoiding the death tax (Which she publicly supports)

By Against Crony Capitalism August 14, 2016   How Clinton may be avoiding the death tax (Which she publicly supports)     When you take the total amount of money the Clintons have made, allow for taxes and spending, her reported investment assets are still quite a bit too low to make sense. The likely […]


Audit Reveals The Pentagon Doesn’t Know Where $6.5 Trillion Dollars Has Gone

By Jay Syrmopoulos Free Thought Project August 8, 2016   Audit Reveals The Pentagon Doesn’t Know Where $6.5 Trillion Dollars Has Gone     A new Department of Defense Inspector General’s report, released last week, has left Americans stunned at the jaw-dropping lack of accountability and oversight. The glaring report revealed the Pentagon couldn’t account […]

Obama admin wont fix the VA, but will spend tax dollars on transgender surgery for soldiers

Social Security - A looming $32 trillion shortfall (That’s right 32 TRILLION)

Social Security’s looming $32 trillion shortfall (That’s right 32 TRILLION)

By Against Crony Capitalism August 8, 2016   Social Security’s looming $32 trillion shortfall (That’s right 32 TRILLION)     But hey, who cares? I mean I’ll be dead by the time Social Security implodes. I paid into it. I want my money. That most people take out far more in Social Security than they […]


Insider Trading and Taxes: The State Wants to Read Your Mind

By Matthew Doarnberger Mises Institute August 5, 2016   Insider Trading and Taxes: The State Wants to Read Your Mind     Professional golfer Phil Mickelson was back in the news this summer thanks to a 2014 federal investigation into an insider trading case. It is alleged that Mickelson owed high stakes sports gambler Billy Walters […]

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