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Your tax dollars at work

The other day, I blogged about how many in the GOP are abandoning tax cuts in favor of tax “reform,” which rearranges, but doses not reduce, the tax burden imposed on the American people. I pointed out that the reason for this new position in taxes is rooted in an unwillingness of to many in the […]


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Is the GOP abandoning Tax Cuts?

“The only reason God put Republicans on this earth is to cut taxes”–Robert Novak According to Politico, Republicans may be disregarding the late Mr. Novak’s theology as few Republican candidates for Senate are discussing tax cuts. Instead, those Republicans who are discussing tax policy are championing “tax reform.” Tax reform is by no means the […]


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Are Republicans Going Soft on Obamacare?

Peter Sudman from Reason amasses the evidence: In March of last year, Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.) stood on stage at the Conservative Political Action Conference  and declared that “Obamacare should be repealed root and branch.” But in May, when he was asked about whether Kentucky’s health insurance exchange, Kynect—the local face of Obamacare—should […]


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Alaska GOP comes up with a great way to shrink the party

In their continuing quest to  stop liberty movement and Tea Party activists from taking leadership roles in the party, the Alaskan GOP has a new rule banning anyone from holding a leadership role unless they have been a registered Republican for at least four years. Potential candidates must also be vetted by a special committee.  […]


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Amash, King Represent GOP’s Competing Views on Congressional Approval

By: Matt McBride American children, if they have teachers who teach the real Constitution and not government propaganda, grow up learning that congressional approval is necessary for the United States to declare war and to appropriate funds to wage war. But, as a “distinguished” Chairman of the House Foreign Affairs Committee once told Rep. Ron […]


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