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Really Bad Precedent: Allowing Governments to Tax Non-Constituents

The Supreme Court is currently considering South Dakota v Wayfair. A case debating whether or not state and municipal governments can collect their respective sales taxes – on non-resident business and people who have the temerity to complete a transaction in their jurisdictions. President Donald Trump is on this absolutely correct – in one sense. Online retailers like the case-cited Wayfair – do have a | Read More »
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‘The Forgotten Man’ in DC’s Fake ‘Free Trade’: Millions of Unemployed Americans

Those of us who didn’t succumb to government schools – know of the horrendous days of Democrat President Franklin Delano Roosevelt and his hyperactive, spastic, shotgun-style approach to government. Completely clueless on how to address the Great Depression, Roosevelt’s administration chose to spasmodically fire government money in nigh every direction. Hoping to spray enough bureaucratic coin to cover the Earth – and thereby mitigate the | Read More »
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Big Tech’s Big Data Means Big Money – and Big Problems for Our Economy

Still at top of mind for many is last week’s Facebook Edition of Congressional Oversight Theatre. Where our elected officials pretend to do something about something – by holding hearings. During which they look and sound very outraged at the latest outrage. They create soundbites and press releases they can send back home – to prove to their districts that they are doing something about | Read More »
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Maryland Governor Hogan Must Veto the Democrats’ Latest Tax Increase

Maryland has one of our nation’s more oxymoronic state nicknames: “The Free State.” Oxymoronic – because the decades-now Democrat-dominated state legislature has spent their time and legislative effort ensuring that everything in “The Free State”…is inordinately expensive. Most especially government. In 2016, Maryland was the most taxed state in the union. Maryland Democrats are so tax-happy, they were even taxing…the rain. But in November 2016 | Read More »
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Banning Internet ‘Fast Lanes’: The Left’s Latest Crony Assault on the Free Market and Reality

There are very many stupid aspects of the stupid government power grab that is Network Neutrality. A brief reintroduction…. Net Neutrality is the Trojan Horse that gets the government very thoroughly into the business of regulating the Internet. The Internet being the place for nigh all things free speech and free market going forward. Net Neutrality – is your one-stop-shop for all things government censorship | Read More »
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China’s Half-Century, One-Sided Trade War on the United States

Washington, D.C. purports to be the capitol not just of America – but of the entirety of the free world. A self-aggrandizement belied by the type of alleged policy makers that mostly populate the place. Oh – and they are alleged policy makers: Congress Is Mostly Done Legislating for the Year This article was published…on March 25. And Congress is done. The Republican majority seems | Read More »
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SCOOP: Pro-online Sales Taxes Retailers Pulling Back $$ Ahead of Probable SCOTUS Ruling

Retailers who support legislation allowing states to require online retailers to collect and remit sales taxes owed on purchases by their residents are pulling back on their advocacy spending on the issue ahead of an anticipated, pro-sales-tax-collection decision by the Supreme Court, RedState has confirmed. According to consultant, working for retailers who had made passing legislation like the Marketplace Fairness Act or the Remote Transactions | Read More »
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Everyone’s Suddenly Upset with Big Tech’s Data Abuses – Because a Non-Leftist Did It

The Internet is a twenty-year-and-counting free speech-free market Xanadu. The free market part has been amazing. United States Internet Service Providers (ISPs) have invested more than $1 trillion building the connective tissue – the infrastructure that inter-Webs us all. And the result has been us going from “What’s the Internet?” – to the Internet being 1/6th of our $18-trillion-per-annum economy. And our Net speed going | Read More »
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This Rapper Asks Some Hard Questions About How the Government is Spending Her Tax Dollars and She Gets No Answers

I want receipts.
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