Category Archives: Political Class
Modern day Willie Suttons should forget about robbing banks. Government is where the money is now. “…if the concern that “Progressives” (and the likes of John McCain) profess with reducing corruption and its unquestionably evil consequences were as genuine as … Continue reading
Payments to dead people expected to increase. The Office of Personnel Management has created a task force on improper payments after an inspector general report revealed that the agency has paid $601 million in retirement benefits to dead people. Has … Continue reading
No wonder the cop in Canton, OH had a problem with someone carrying a concealed handgun. The attitude comes straight from the top. Wouldn’t this be a deprivation of civil rights under the color of law case?
“…if creditors charged governments interest rates commensurate with their actual risk, those huge interest rates (probably at Visa/Master Card levels) would cripple all Western governments’ ability to continue to spend at extravagant levels. And that would be the end of … Continue reading
Ordinance #2740( An unfunded city-wide mandate) was passed with a resounding 6 to 1 vote, and it allows for the citizens of Cedar Falls to forcefully give the government keys to their comercial properties through universal ‘lock boxes’. The intent … Continue reading
If the SEC can’t be held liable for gross incompetence and at the same time can’t manage to stop securities fraud then why do they exist? Shut it down. Those SEC employees can find other jobs to surf the Internerds … Continue reading
Standard & Poor’s downgraded the US outlook to negative. Ratings firm Standard & Poor’s cut its outlook on U.S. government debt to “negative” from “stable” for the first time in history, citing ongoing concerns over the long-term fiscal health of … Continue reading