Taxes and Spending

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Understanding the Trump Phenomenon

Taxes and SpendingPolitical Theory

The left need not worry that Trump will be slashing government budgets. Nevertheless, there may still be some upsides to a Trump administration.

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Why the Bill of Rights Is Failing

Taxes and SpendingU.S. HistoryPolitical Theory

Blog12/15/2016

The words of the Bill of Rights are nice, but they mean nothing if the public abandons the ideology that underpins the Bill of Rights itself.

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Beware of Governments Bearing Tax Breaks

Big GovernmentCorporate WelfareTaxes and Spending

Blog12/13/2016

Promises of tax relief are rarely genuine, and when they are, there are almost always hidden costs in the form of increased political entrepreneurship and the expansion of regulation.

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The CIA Has Always Been Incompetent

Taxes and SpendingWar and Foreign PolicyPolitical Theory

Blog12/12/2016

The CIA has always been inept, and it could not even figure out the basics of the Soviet home front during the Cold War.

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Portland Asks Businesses to Move Elsewhere

Taxes and SpendingPolitical Theory

Blog12/10/2016

Portland is using state coercion to force companies not to pay their CEOs more than 100 x the companie's median employee, or face an additional tax.

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Taxation Isn't Only Theft, It's Destruction

Taxes and Spending

Blog12/08/2016

As long as rulers possess the power to tax, they will use that mechanism of state to the detriment of its subjects.

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Countless Ordinary Americans Benefit When Companies Move to Mexico

Taxes and SpendingU.S. EconomyInterventionism

Blog12/02/2016

Companies relocate in order to serve their customers better with less-expensive products. In the media, these unseen customers are usually ignored.

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In Defense of Trump’s Deal with Carrier

Corporate WelfareTaxes and SpendingU.S. Economy

Blog12/02/2016

As long as Trump sticks to tax and regulatory relief, bring on the Art of the Deal.

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Trump's Student Loan Plan Treats the Symptoms, Not the Disease

Taxes and SpendingPolitical Theory

Blog11/24/2016

Trump's plan to cap repayment costs for student borrowers does nothing to stem the inflated demand for student loans caused by government subsidies.

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Keynes Would Have Loved Trump's Economic Plan

Booms and BustsTaxes and SpendingMoney and BankingPolitical Theory

Blog11/21/2016

Donald Trump's spending plans will not invigorate the economy. However, There are some things Trump could do to truly encourage wealth creation.

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