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Republicans Bet the Farm

By Patrick J. Buchanan LewRockwell.com December 23, 2017   President Trump, every Republican senator, and the GOP majority in Speaker Paul Ryan’s House just put the future of their party on the line. By enacting the largest tax cut since the Reagan administration, the heart of which is cutting the corporate rate from 35 to 21 […]

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THREE CHEERS FOR THE GOP TAX PLAN

Mises: THREE CHEERS FOR THE GOP TAX PLAN

By Against Crony Capitalism December 21, 2017     It isn’t perfect, but it is a move in the right direction. This is pretty much without doubt. Again, this bill likely represents a turn in the cruise liner of state toward fairer (in all senses of the word) seas. (From Mises)   Last night the Senate […]


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Trump Dumps the Do-Nothing Congress

By Patrick J. Buchanan LewRockwell.com September 11, 2017   Trump Dumps the Do-Nothing Congress   Donald Trump is president today because he was seen as a doer not a talker. Among the most common compliments paid him in 2016 was, “At least he gets things done!” And it was exasperation with a dithering GOP Congress, which […]


Napolitano: The GOP Didn’t Touch the Core of Obamacare

By Ryan McMaken Mises Institute May 12, 2017   Napolitano: The GOP Didn’t Touch the Core of Obamacare   On Kennedy yesterday, Judge Andrew Napolitano explained how the GOP’s “repeal” of Obamacare does nothing to touch the four foundations of the Obamacare plan. The new plan “assumes the premise of Obamacare,” Napolitano noted, explaining that the […]

Napolitano: The GOP Didn't Touch the Core of Obamacare

Paul Ryan fails again? Democrats celebrate expansion of spending/cronyism in budget deal

Paul Ryan fails again? Democrats celebrate expansion of spending/cronyism in budget deal

By Nick Sorrentino Against Crony Capitalism May 2, 2017   Paul Ryan fails again? Democrats celebrate expansion of spending/cronyism in budget deal     Of course they don’t use the word “cronyism” or the term “crony capitalism.” But that’s what the $5 billion in additional spending is all about – cronyism. Included in the deal […]


Internet users raise funds to buy lawmakers’ browsing histories in protest

By Against Crony Capitalism March 31, 2017   Internet users raise funds to buy lawmakers’ browsing histories in protest     Now, this is a smart protest. (From The Hill)   “Great news! The House just voted to pass SJR34. We will finally be able to buy the browser history of all the Congresspeople who […]

Internet users raise funds to buy lawmakers’ browsing histories in protest

Ryancare’s Fatal Logical Flaw

Ryancare’s Fatal Logical Flaw

By Hunter Lewis Against Crony Capitalism March 14, 2017   Ryancare’s Fatal Logical Flaw       It is impossible to repeal and preserve Obamacare at the same time.   The Congressional Budget office today reported that 24mm people would lose health insurance coverage under the Ryancare bill. Mainstream Republicans were not pleased to hear that. But let’s […]


‘Indivisible,’ With Ties to George Soros, Sows Division Against Trump, GOP Lawmakers

‘Indivisible,’ With Ties to George Soros, Sows Division Against Trump, GOP Lawmakers

By Fred Lucas The Daily Signal February 11, 2017   ‘Indivisible,’ With Ties to George Soros, Sows Division Against Trump, GOP Lawmakers     Democrats who used to work on Capitol Hill are helping to disrupt Republican lawmakers’ town hall meetings across the country through a nationwide effort to oppose and “resist” President Donald Trump’s […]


GOP Readies Cuts to Federal Workforce Under Trump

By Against Crony Capitalism December 7, 2016   GOP Readies Cuts to Federal Workforce Under Trump     The bureaucracy in Washington is at least as dangerous as the lawmakers in Washington. Start cutting and cut deep. Drop that ax. (From Roll Call)   For years, Republicans in Congress have been eyeing an overhaul of […]

GOP Readies Cuts to Federal Workforce Under Trump