Category Archives: National debt

Taxation and Manifest Destiny

From early on, the tax policy of this country was, “You need a bridge? Great! Let me sell this lot to Mr. Jones…okay, here’s your bridge appropriation.” We literally got used to getting things for nothing. Continue reading

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The Sequester: Fooled You!

The sequester was not unwanted. It was not unplanned. Both parties have it in their interest to do exactly what they did. Continue reading

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The Debt Debacle and Now a Downgrade.

Well, what else did you expect? Standard & Poor’s put the U.S out of the AAA club and into the AA+ fraternity. Apparently, nobody flinched when Reagan increased… Continue reading

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