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Taxes and SpendingWar and Foreign PolicyPolitical Theory
Regardless of what is actually happening in the world, one thing is certain: in the long run, the Pentagon budget will not go down.
Taxes and SpendingPolitical Theory
Nevada's troubled pension plan provides ample evidence of why governments can not handle the task of running retirement funds.
Thanks to government meddling, we all pay more for sugar to benefit a few powerful interest groups.
Unilateral free trade is not some utopian libertarian ideal. It is a real-world policy that has been used and which reaps economic rewards.
Corporate WelfareTaxes and SpendingPolitical Theory
Gas station owners have come up with a creative way to take more of their customers' money via the power of taxation.
Iceland is not the only country coming up with "creative" ways to seize your wealth and income. The US is going down this path as well.
Taxes and SpendingU.S. EconomyU.S. HistoryPolitical Theory
The national debt and cutting government spending simply are not topics the voters care about anymore.
Financial MarketsTaxes and SpendingPolitical Theory
High-frequency trading is not the nefarious scheme policymakers would have you believe it is. It serves a real purpose in the marketplace.
The EntrepreneurTaxes and SpendingPolitical Theory
The critique of "trickle-down" economics relies on a mistaken zero-sum view that more income for some must reduce incomes to others.
Estate taxes destroy businesses and undermine families while enriching the state. Not surprisingly, Hillary Clinton wants more of them.