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Will Trump Continue the Bush-Obama Legacy?

By Ron Paul Ron Paul Institute January 17, 2017   Will Trump Continue the Bush-Obama Legacy?   This week, Congress passed a budget calling for increasing federal spending and adding $1.7 trillion to the national debt over the next ten years. Most so-called “fiscal conservatives” voted for this big-spending budget because it allows Congress to […]

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How Much of Your Country’s Debt Rests on your Shoulders?

By Raul Howmuch.net December 28, 2016   How Much of Your Country’s Debt Rests on your Shoulders?   National debt is one of the most debated issues in politics. After the global recession, people began questioning debt and the implications of too much debt. While some country’s have high debt and some have low, a […]


Does Hillary Have The Temperment To Have Her Finger On The Nuclear Button?

By Dr. Paul Craig Roberts Paul Craig Roberts.org October 18, 2016   Does Hillary Have The Temperment To Have Her Finger On The Nuclear Button?   Until I viewed the video in the URL below, I had concluded from my time spent with Republicans that the Republican Party was more corrupt than the Democratic Party. But […]

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Senators: Americans “Deserve Answers” About Justice Department’s Expanded Hacking Authority

The Real Existential Threats of 2016

By Patrick J. Buchanan LewRockwell.com August 18, 2016   The Real Existential Threats of 2016     On Sept. 30, the end of the fiscal year 2016, the national debt is projected to reach $19.3 trillion. With spending on the four biggest budget items – Medicare, Medicaid, Social Security, defense – rising, and GDP growing […]


Obama's $4.1 Trillion Budget Is Latest Sign of America's Looming Collapse

Obama’s $4.1 Trillion Budget Is Latest Sign of America’s Looming Collapse

By Daily Bell Staff The Daily Bell February 10, 2016   Obama’s $4.1 Trillion Budget Is Latest Sign of America’s Looming Collapse     Republicans have spent the entire Obama presidency engaging in acts of disrespect against this president, and the office that he has been twice elected to by a majority of the voters. […]


By One Measure, 95.46 Million Are Dependent on the Federal Government

By Patrick Tyrrell The Daily Signal December 21, 2015   By One Measure, 95.46 Million Are Dependent on the Federal Government     How many people are dependent on the federal government? That’s a hard nut to crack. Counting people who rely on the government to sustain their lifestyles is more complicated than simply counting […]


We All Lose: Obama Legacy and What It Means for a Trump Presidency

The Real Issues You Won’t Hear from the 2016 Presidential Candidates This Election Year

By John W. Whitehead The Rutherford Institute November 4, 2015   The Real Issues You Won’t Hear from the 2016 Presidential Candidates This Election Year   “Apparently, a democracy is a place where numerous elections are held at great cost without issues and with interchangeable candidates.”—Gore Vidal The countdown has begun. We now have less […]