By Against Crony Capitalism January 19, 2016 Republicans aren’t even pretending they care about cutting spending anymore It is a refrain we will continue to repeat. Government, though necessary in a very limited sense, should be much much smaller than it is today for any number of reasons. But particularly because government […]
By Nick Sorrentino Against Crony Capitalism January 24, 2015 Bloomberg: Uncle Sam Is Coming After Your Savings Make no mistake, the government wants your savings. They want as much as they can get politically. The president recently floated the idea of taxing 529 plans, used to save for college, to pay for […]
By JAMES A. DORN Foundation for Economic Education January 19, 2015 The Crowding-Out Tipping Point Increasing economic growth means shrinking government The size and scope of government in the United States today would have been beyond the imagination of the American founders. For more than a century after the Constitution’s ratification, Americans […]
By Mark Brandly Mises.org More DC Lies on Debts and Spending ”Recently, the Treasury Department secretary asserted that “The President’s policies and a strengthening U.S. economy have resulted in a reduction of the U.S. budget deficit of approximately two-thirds — the fastest sustained deficit reduction since World War II.” And, “the deficit in […]
Source: https://mises.org By Robert Blumen Investors and Austrian Economics Robert Blumen, a software engineer with a background in financial applications, recently spoke with the Mises Institute about the Austrian School’s growing influence among investors. Mises Institute: In recent years, we’ve seen more and more Austrian-tinged economic analysis coming from investors like Mark Spitznagel […]
Source: http://endoftheamericandream.com By Michael Snyder 18 Stats That Prove That Government Dependence Has Reached Epidemic Levels Did you know that the number of Americans getting benefits from the federal government each month exceeds the number of full-time workers in the private sector by more than 60 million? In other words, the number of […]
Source: https://mises.org By Philipp Bagus How the Paper Money Experiment Will End A paper currency system contains the seeds of its own destruction. The temptation for the monopolist money producer to increase the money supply is almost irresistible. In such a system with a constantly increasing money supply and, as a consequence, constantly […]
Source: http://www.allvoices.com By Stephanie Ealy “President Paul” chants broke out as usual Wednesday evening in Illinois by thousands of supporters who showed up for a chance to be in the same room with the rock star GOP candidate, but something very unusual happened — hundreds didn’t have to wait outside. You see, usually when the […]
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Source: http://www.washingtonpost.com Santorum opposes abortion rights and favors a constitutional ban on same-sex marriage. He takes a hawkish line on foreign policy, saying he would bomb Iran’s nuclear facilities unless they were opened for international arms inspectors. “I’ve voted toughly over the years to cut spending and to rein in entitlements,” he said recently. Not […]
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Source: http://www.realnewsreporter.com Remember, not only did you contribute to Social Security but your employer did too. It totaled 15% of your income before taxes. If you averaged only $30K over your working life, that’s close to $220,500. If you calculate the future value of $4,500 per year (yours & your employer’s contribution) at a simple […]