Big Government

The Ponzi scheme

  • 1 May 2019
  • NormanL

Among progressive economists, and an increasing number of politicians, federal deficits and debt are now looked upon as nothing to worry about. Governent should spend every dine it can get via taxation or debt to do whatever the political class desires. The red ink will work itself out (if it matters at all).

A weaponized tax code

  • 15 April 2019
  • NormanL

Federal income taxes are due April 15 and, even for those who will not owe Uncle Sam this year, tax day still brings anxiety, doubt, and a little grumbling. But something else appears to be going on among taxpayers rather than the usual gripes about how their money gets used.