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Obama Flip-Flops - Now Pushing Taxes He Used to Oppose!

obama hush

It’s not like this surprises me. I mean, President Obama has always been kind of a shifty double-talker … and liar. But it’s really interesting to see him back some taxes that he specifically stood against in his autobiography and

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Local Taxes Hit Low-Wage Earners the Hardest?

Uncle Sam Local Taxes

According to analysis by the Institute on Taxation and Economic Policy, local taxes hurt low-wage earners more than the upper class: States and localities have regressive systems because they tend to rely more on sales and excise taxes (fees tacked

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Gas Prices Down; Time for Gas Tax Hike?

pumping gas

Republicans are joining Democrats in favoring a gas tax hike. Never let a crisis go to waste. Or in this case, never let an opportunity pass you by. We normal, lower and middle class Americans may have been enjoying the

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Senator Ted Cruz says he Would Abolish the IRS!

ted cruz speaking floor

This is why we LOVE Senator Ted Cruz (R-TX). He may not have crowds of adoring fans among the establishment, but his willingness to say the things we so desperately want to hear means that we grassroots conservatives hang on

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California Implements Tax on Gas to Help Avert Global Warming

gas pump

The government must put tax on gas to save the world. In the mind of a liberal (do they even have one of those?), taxes are so powerful, they can even change the weather. On top of all the other

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The Net Neutrality Trojan Horse and a Taxed Internet

net neutrality trojan horse

Whatever your views of net neutrality, the attempt by the civil government to treat the internet as a “public utility” may not be as innocent as you (may) think. See, Obama and other bureaucrats say they want the internet treated

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High Tax Rates Hurting Competitive Balance in Sports?

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According to a new study high tax rates seem to be impacting the competitive balance in the National Hockey League. The study shows that most of the NHL free agents chose to move to teams in locations with lower taxes

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Obama Promotes $7/Gallon Gas to Fight Global Warming

obama wink

Fight global warming by oppressing the poor! On Friday, Obama was in Burma touting a plan to fight global warming by charging more for gas. You’d think that this “advocate for the poor” that Democrats like Obama think themselves to

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Will the Internet Stay Tax Free?

internet tax

Are your days of tax free shopping on the internet over? It all depends on who wins the battle on Capitol Hill! The fight between pro-tax and anti-tax groups is hot and heavy and the prize is cheaper products that can

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It Costs Billions of Dollars to Collect Taxes!

IRS agent

A breakdown of our tax system and the way our taxes are collected brings to light some pretty spectacular horrors. Particularly the fact that it costs our government BILLIONS of dollars just to collect taxes. Imagine if we rid ourselves

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IRS Winning Against the Tea Party

IRS Tea Party

The first two lawsuits against the IRS brought by suppressed Tea Party organizations have been decided. In favor of the IRS. The method of the Taxman’s victory? Finally give the Tea Party groups tax-exempt status: Judge Reggie Walton of the

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Economists Recommend a Tax Rate of 90% on 1 Percenters?

money bags 1 percenters

Some economists are recommending that the federal government raise marginal tax rates to 90% on 1 percenters, the 1% of Americans who make hugely “unequal” sums of money a year. Marginal tax rates are taxes on amounts above a certain

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