Econ/Tax/Spend/Big Govt

Slaves to the Government Class

By John Biver

Kyle Olson hits it out of the park with this one: Over the past year, a lot of people have been talking about “the 1%” versus “the 99%.” But if you’re concerned about one…

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The CBO Says We’re Screwed

By John Biver

The above straightforward headline is from a post by George Rasley that begins with this… The most recent Congressional Budget Office (CBO) report on the federal government’s dire fiscal situation indicates that the United…

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Romney Needs Spending Cutters

By John Biver

Last week I saw a scary headline: “Romney’s team starts to look like Bush’s.” That’s not good news to those of us who have no desire to go backwards. The article quoted Chris Edwards…

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U.S. House Republicans Still Hate Spending Cuts

By John Biver

When you read on this website or at RepublicanNewsWatch.com that there’s something wrong with the Republican Party—and you think we’re exaggerating, reports like this from Erick Erickson at RedState.com should help convince you otherwise:…

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Public Sector Labor Reform in Wisconsin and Indiana

By John Biver

I’ve been asked: what can Illinois Republican General Assembly members do since they’re in the minority in both chambers? Good question—and an easy one to answer. When you’re in the minority is when you really need to present a plan to the public. Why else would they vote to put you in charge unless you tell them how you’re going to fix the problems that government has created?

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