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President Obama's found a "Neat Trick" to Steal Even MORE of Your Money!

Obama Money

Were you worried that President Obama wouldn’t be able to find a way to “raise revenues”? He tried to do it by first taxing our college savings plans but that didn’t work – too many middle class families realized how

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Some Hidden Costs of the NFL

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It seems fitting the day after the Super Bowl to talk a little bit about what the NFL actually costs us. Not for the people who buy jerseys, tickets, TV packages, and beer coozies. I’m talking about for that guy

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Californians Consider Mileage Tax Amid Falling Gas Tax Revenues

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Californians make up one of those blue states in the red. And one of the reasons they’re in the red is that they’re not bringing as much in from gas taxes. Since they’re a blue state, their natural reaction is

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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!

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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

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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

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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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