Obama Tax Hikes Driving Burger King to Canada

One of the main campaign points that Obama kept hammering Mitt Romney with in 2012 was that he moved jobs overseas by moving companies out of the US. Joe Biden, like the good parrot he is kept repeating the same exaggerations. During the election I pointed out that during Obama’s first term and under his leadership, the US government was awarding defense contracts to companies outside the US and that Stimulus money was going to foreign nationals so they could open up a luxury car dealership Read more […]

Against Norquist’s Pledge and Chambliss’ Openness to Tax Hikes

I recently wrote that “As conservatives, we should not be ideological. We should assess situations separately, judging them on their own merit….” I was speaking of our tendency to act like liberals by making big deals out of small gaffes from the President. But what I said likewise applies to conservative’s fiscal views: they should not be ideological. Conservatism does not mean taking a hardline stance. Take taxes, for instance. Conservatism does not mean taxes should be taken off the negotiating Read more […]