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Operation Choke Point Illegally Restricts 2nd Amendment

operation choke point square

Obama recently unveiled Operation Choke Point, an executive cocktail intended to force banks and payment processors to divine what their customers are using their services to procure—and prohibit such sales/transactions if they fall under a wide range of “high-risk” goods

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Why is the Middle Class Evaporating?

Middle Class

If you listen to leftists and big-government stooges, the middle class is evaporating because of low minimum wage, greedy corporations, and tax-breaks for the rich. Which would indicate that, in order to grow the middle class, the civil government needs

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Don’t Raise Minimum Wage, Just Fix the Currency

silver standard minimum wage

With all the talk about minimum wage, most people miss the real culprit for the rising cost of living: inflation. Does it really matter if you make $20 an hour, if every dollar you earn is worth ten cents? Of

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Secretary of Treasury: Our Monetary System Is A Ponzi Scheme

dollar magnified

Jack Lew is the Secretary of the Treasury. He took over after the tax cheat Tim Geithner left. Secretary Lew is campaigning for an increased debt ceiling, along with the establishment Republicans, Democrats and pundits in the media. To them,

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The Federal Reserve Shows They Know The Obama Economy Is Dead

helicopter ben

The big news yesterday was that the Federal Reserve was not going to “taper” their 85 billion dollars worth of bond purchases every month. The “money printing” will continue. The “Quantitative Easing” program that Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke cooked

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McCain: Hillary Clinton v. Rand Paul Would Be “Tough Choice” In 2016

mccain clinton

Just exactly what is the Republican Party supposed to stand for if Hillary Clinton looks attractive to any former GOP Presidential candidate in a race against another Republican? Yet McCain said, “It’s gonna be a tough choice.” The writer of

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Idiot Economics “Research” Claims McDonald’s Can Double Salaries If It Wants To

mcdonalds big mac meal

The latest brilliance claims that McDonald’s could double all wages if they only add about 17 cents to every dollar they charge in price. Thus, a Big Mac would only go up 68 cents. The report keeps it vague, but

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Shameless: G. W. Bush Claims Snowden Hurt The Country

bush obama morph

Instead of listing all the things that Edward Snowden has done, let’s try to list some things he hasn’t done. Edward Snowden never shoved interest rates into the floor and picked a replacement Federal Reserve Chairman who pretending there was

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Are We About To See The Next Stage Of Our Financial Crisis Through Pensions?

broken piggy bank

New rules are likely about to precipitate another financial crisis. The point of origin is pensions. Part of the problem is that these pensions were far too luxurious.  According to Fox Business News, for example, “…cushy pension stories continue to

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New York Times Admits Bank Lobbyists Write Laws For Banks

Bank Robbery

We all knew this was going on, I hope, but it is nice to see a story in the New York Times actually admit to it: “Bank lobbyists are not leaving it to lawmakers to draft legislation that softens financial

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The Political System Supports Predatory Lenders

money trap

After going through the economic crisis it amazes me that we still have a “payday loan” industry in this country. But we do. This was not a natural development of the market. Historically, it has never been a good idea

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Middle Class Adapting To State-Sponsored Serfdom While Pols Prosper

david petraeus

FoxNews released a report yesterday on the 16th quarterly Allstate-National Journal Heartland Monitor Poll. The headline was appropriate: “Middle Class Resigned To Stagnation.” “Here, 54% of those surveyed defined the middle class as those who could still keep up with

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