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The unstoppable fiscal nightmare

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The Congressional Budget Office released its Long-Term Budget Outlook a week ago and came to the same conclusion as in recent past outlooks: Federal spending on entitlements is unsustainable, unless one of three things happen: Massive reductions in benefits; massive tax increases; or both. According to CBO, the national debt would rocket to 106 percent of gross domestic product, under current ...

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What anarchy looks like

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Longtime observers of the deterioration in American politics and economics have often predicted that the end result would be the same as it is in all nations: a breakdown of the civil society, resulting in anarchy among the masses. Little did they know that the first signs of anarchy would come not from the populace at large, but from within the federal power structure. Thanks ...

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IRS: Scandal Central under Obama

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With each passing week it has become more apparent that the Internal Revenue Service is being managed by bureaucrats who have a distinct anti-conservative, anti-constitutional mindset, and that does not bode well for the Republic. On Wednesday The Wall Street Journal reported that lawmakers investigating the IRS’ lopsided targeting of conservative groups seeking tax-exempt status prior to the 2012 elections released ...

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The tyranny of Democratic progressivism

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Within days of a U.S. Supreme Court ruling, in which all nine justices said that President Obama acted unconstitutionally when he made three recess appointments to the National Labor Relations Board in 2012 because the Senate was still in session, Democrats were back in front of microphones to declare more executive branch lawlessness was in the offing. This time, they ...

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So Hillary’s rich – can Republicans talk about ideas instead?

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Bill and Hillary Clinton are wealthy, in case you didn’t already know that. Their combined net worth, somewhere around $100 million, puts them squarely in the 1 percent that Barack Obama and, ironically, the Democratic Party to which the Clintons belong, have successfully demonized among a certain faction of American voters. As she toys with the notion of running for ...

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Time for a second Declaration of Independence

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After being named House Majority Leader last month, Rep. Kevin McCarthy, R-Calif., said one of his primary goals was to bring together a fractured Republican Party. Ho-hum. Heard that before. But McCarthy also made some comments that caused me to actually pay closer attention because he hit on a concept I think is vitally important for the future of liberty ...

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