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Congress Makes History by Cutting Spending

PAUL G. KENGOR, CENTER FOR VISION AND VALUES I recently attended a political event where a Republican congressman was making a re-election pitch. It was...

Talking Taxes with Rep. Ralph Hall

CHRIS EDWARDS, CATO INSTITUTE Rep. Ralph Hall is in the news for losing to a primary challenger in his Texas district. I first met 91-year-old...

More Infrastructure? Cut Business Taxes

CHRIS EDWARDS, CATO INSTITUTE Infrastructure is in the news as policymakers face a deadline to pass a new highway bill. President Obama visited the Tappan...

Cut Spending Because Government Hurting Nation

CHRIS EDWARDS, CATO INSTITUTE I have posted an updated plan to cut spending by one fifth and balance the federal budget. These cuts are not...

White House Helicopter Fleet

CHRIS EDWARDS, CATO INSTITUTE Did you know that the White House has a fleet of 19 helicopters? The Washington Post today discusses efforts to replace...

Chairman Ryan’s Budget: A Mixed Bag of Reforms

NICOLE KAEDING, CATO INSTITUTE House Budget Committee Chairman Paul Ryan released his budget proposal yesterday, his last as committee chairman. This budget differs greatly from...

Federalist Papers No. 35, Alexander Hamilton

FOUNDERS CORNER, MAJOR WORKS Saturday, January 5, 1788 Concerning modes of taxation, and representation relative to taxation and class interest. BEFORE we proceed to examine any other...

The Missing Data in Krugman’s German Austerity Narrative

DANIEL J. MITCHELL, CATO INSTITUTE There’s an ongoing debate about Keynesian economics, stimulus spending, and various versions of fiscal austerity, and regular readers know I...

Federalist Papers No. 33, Alexander Hamilton

FOUNDERS CORNER: MAJOR WORKS Wednesday, January 2, 1788 Concerning the General Powers of Taxation (continued) THE residue of the argument against the provisions of the Constitution in...

Federalist Papers No. 32, Alexander Hamilton

FOUNDERS CORNER LIBRARY: MAJOR WORKS Federalist 32, by Alexander Hamilton 02 January 1788 Concerning the General Power of Taxation (continued) ALTHOUGH I am of opinion that...

Federal Reserve Steals from the Poor and Gives to the Rich

RON PAUL, TEXAS STRAIGHT TALK Last Thursday the Senate Banking Committee held hearings on Janet Yellen's nomination as Federal Reserve Board Chairman. As expected, Ms....

Obama’s Medical Devices Tax … It May Be Harmful to Your Health

JOHN SPARKS, CENTER FOR VISION AND VALUES With the start of the New Year, one of the little noticed but potentially harmful features of Obamacare...

How ObamaCare uses Taxpayer Money to Pay for Abortions

Liberty Alerts, American Center for Law and Justice From the very beginning we have been telling you that ObamaCare not only greatly expands access to...

UN Schemes to Tax Americans

By Phyllis Schlafly UNESCO — The Model To Say Goodbye A trigger provision buried in U.S. laws since 1990 quietly took effect at the end of...

Reid Will Write His Own Debt-Limit Bill; ‘Last Chance to Save Our Nation’

Liberty Alerts, Susan Jones, CNSNews.com As House Republican leaders try again on Friday to find enough votes to pass an admittedly imperfect debt-ceiling bill, Sen....

The Income Tax, and It’s History — American Minute

On APRIL 15, 1865, President Lincoln died. He was shot the night before in Ford's Theater. On APRIL 15, 1912, the Titanic sank....

The Income Tax, and It's History — American Minute

On APRIL 15, 1865, President Lincoln died. He was shot the night before in Ford's Theater. On APRIL 15, 1912, the Titanic sank....

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Deconstructing California: From Christian Founding to Shutting Down Churches

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