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"Illegals" pay $12 billion in taxes. Trump pays nothing
on 20 Oct 2016
, latest 2 years ago http://www.thefiscaltimes.com/ A new nationwide study on the fiscal implications of illegal immigration concludes that millions of undocumented immigrants are paying billions of dollar in taxes into state and local coffers,...
Legalized pot causes Mexican drug cartels revenue to plumet
on 8 Mar 2016
, latest 3 years ago http://blog.sfgate.com/smellth Mexican manufacturers of illegal marijuana bricks have driven down prices as residents in California, Colorado, and Washington state now have safe access to reasonably affordable medical marijuana and/or recreational...
Trump creates 10 million new jobs for fact checkers
on 24 Jan 2017
, latest 2 years ago http://www.newyorker.com/humor In less than a week as President, Donald J. Trump has created ten million jobs for fact checkers, the Department of Labor has confirmed.
"Comey is trying to swing election"
on 29 Oct 2016
, latest 2 years ago http://www.businessinsider.com Nobel Memorial Prize-winning economist and New York Times op-ed columnist Paul Krugman slammed the FBI's "disgraceful" announcement Friday that it will reopen its investigation into Hillary Clinton's use of...
How Ronald Reagan raided the Social Security Trust Fund
on 27 Jul 2015
, latest 4 years ago http://www.fedsmith.com/2013/1 Ronald Reagan was one of the most popular presidents in modern history. As a former Hollywood actor, he had an uncommon degree of charisma. The conservatives absolutely loved Reagan...
Polls say Trump won handily, Rubio third
on 29 Oct 2015
, latest 3 years ago http://thehill.com/blogs/ballo Drudge has Trump beating his closest competition during the event by approximately 32 points among its respondents. He earned 54 percent compared to 22 percent for Sen. Ted Cruz...
Saudi Arabia's phoney war on terror
on 10 Jan 2016
, latest 3 years ago https://www.project-syndicate. Containing the scourge of Islamist terror will be impossible without containing the ideology that drives it: Wahhabism, a messianic, jihad-extolling form of Sunni fundamentalism whose international expansion has been...
Tech workers want to leave Silicon Valley
on 29 Feb 2016
, latest 3 years ago http://qz.com/627414/tech-work A growing number of engineers and tech workers from the San Francisco Bay Area are looking to leave Silicon Valley for burgeoning tech hubs such as Austin, Texas, and...
Needing a license to work promotes inequality
on 17 Jun 2016
, latest 3 years ago http://money.cnn.com/2016/06/1 That 5-fold rise is due mostly to an increase in the number of professions that require a license. Like most economic policies, occupational licensing has benefits and costs. To...
Making America more like Scandinavia
on 12 Jul 2016
, latest 3 months ago http://www.theatlantic.com/pol A once powerful demographic group is losing ground in American politics. For most of the countrys history, white Christian Americathe cultural and political edifice built primarily by white Protestant...