Bombardier’s top execs get almost 50% pay raise as company lays off thousands, taps government aid

We have no problem with anyone getting paid for performing well in the marketplace. However, if one is leaning on the taxpayers to make ends meet (or worse leaning on taxpayers simply because one can) perhaps a 50% executive pay increase isn’t warranted.

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Trump Releases His First Budget Blueprint: Here Are The Winners And Losers

Every budget has winners and losers. (Hey at least we have a budget.) But the losers for too long have been the American taxpayers. This must change. There is perhaps some – some – hope here. Though that $54 billion for the Pentagon should be given back to the American people.

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Socialized Medicine: NHS rationing ‘leaving dying patients to suffer in pain’ report warns

One of the rules in my family growing up was “never go to a European hospital if it could be avoided.” Not that it mattered much because after the earliest part of my life we never went back to Europe.

No doubt things are better now but my parents had some interesting experiences (to say the least) with the British and Italian health care systems.

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