by William ‘BJ’ Lawson, UnitedLiberty.org As various tax-related mail begins to appear in the mailboxes of hardworking Americans across the country, itâ€™s instructive for all of us to reflect on why we carry the burden of our government every April. Take this morning, for instance. We can credit the â€œingenuity of the marketsâ€, and specifically [...]
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by Rep Ron Paul Taxes were on the forefront of many Americansâ€™ minds this week as they scrambled to meet the April 15th deadline to file their returns.Â Tax policy in this country hurts taxpayers twice â€“ once when they pay taxes, and then when the government spends the money.Â Americans are sick and tired [...]
Just focusing on the economics of it all, the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan are estimated to cost nearly $200 Billion in 2008. And, if we assume the government will act like it normally does, you can expect that price tag to be far, far higher than what they claim it will be.