Bezos and His Amazon Continue to Royally Rip Off Taxpayers

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This last week delivered us an end to a nauseating year-plus saga. Which consisted of the World’s Richest Man Jeff Bezos private jetting himself all around the nation.  So as to have government after government promise to hand him ever larger piles of our money – in exchange for Bezos choosing their locale to locate […]

Here’s Hoping the House’s Democrat Majority Doesn’t Impede Trump’s Trade Winning

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Color me amongst the dubious of the about-to-be-minted House Democrat majority doing anything reasonable – let alone productive. Democrats Load “Subpoena Cannon” With 85+ Trump Targets: “House Democrats plan to probe every aspect of President (Donald) Trump’s life and work, from family business dealings to the Space Force to his tax returns to possible ‘leverage’ […]

The Way to End Our Cold Civil War? Get Back to Less Government

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In deference to America’s veterans on their official Day – God bless you all, thank you VERY much – let’s look at our nation’s cold civil war. To quote Robert Shaw from “The Sting”: “Temperatures are running a little high.” Just about the only portion of Barack Obama’s legacy still standing – is the heightened […]

Trump’s Roaring Economy Proves: Obama-Democrat Big Government – Doesn’t Work

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We have two very recent, polar-opposite visual aides on how government should approach policy – so as to elicit private sector growth. We have Barack Obama’s government-centric, high-tax-and-regulations, government-money-“Stimulus,” Socialism model. And we have Donald Trump’s private-sector-centric, low-tax-and-regulations, “Let the producers keep their coin and keep producing,” Capitalism model. The numbers are in – and […]

When Campaign Finance ‘Transparency’ – Ain’t At All Transparent

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In no small part because of very stupid, anti-First Amendment campaign finance “reform” laws – there exist non-profit entities that were created to allow us to engage in government-approved-and-limited political speech. The three most populous such federal entities – are colloquially named after their Internal Revenue Service (IRS) tax code designations.  They are the 501(C)3, […]

The Trump Administration Shouldn’t Help Big Music Rob Songwriters

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Whenever the issue of songwriting royalties arises, the most common reaction is “Wait a second – the federal government sets music royalty rates?” Yes – sad, but true. Trump Signs Sweeping New Music Licensing Legislation: “The bipartisan act addresses music licensing and royalty legislation, among other issues related to music rights….. “The legislation includes a […]

Brazil and the WTO: It Helps When You Run the Joint

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As we have written for nearly a decade, the global trade market is a patchwork quilt of ridiculous government impositions – warping what should be a flat and level playing field: “‘Trade Wars’ actually aren’t about trade – they are about government trade policy. “If peoples are trading freely, there isn’t a ‘War’ – there’s […]

China is Looking to Dominate Infrastructure – in the US

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Our forty-plus year relationship with Communist China has been, on the main, really, REALLY awful for our country. China has taken from us tens of trillions of dollars and tens of millions of jobs. Communist China has stolen tens of trillions of dollars more – of our Intellectual Property (IP) and via mandated technology transfers. […]