Lerner and company want to keep what they did secret. But we need to know what happened.
“This documentation, as the court will see, makes very personal references and contains graphic, profane and disturbing language that would lead to unnecessary intrusion and embarrassment if made public,” their attorneys argued in a recent court brief. “Public dissemination of their deposition testimony would put their lives in serious jeopardy.”
Attorneys for the tea party groups suing the IRS say the argument against full disclosure doesn’t hold up.
This is great.
I won’t go into details but I know a fair amount about a carbon tax. I even once hosted a discussion on Wall Street in front of business leaders on the topic. All of the people on stage with me were pro-tax. Our readers know where I am on taxes of any sort. I was the moderator.
I am very familiar with the costs of a carbon tax to the economy,
Everyone wants something.
$77 million for Capitol Hill police and the Library of Congress is a relative pittance but it is the principle that matters. If this Congress is actually “conservative” (sic) spending should go down for pretty much everything. (Including the bloated military by the way.)
But we know that the “conservatives” in Congress don’t agree with the actual shrinking of government. We’ve learned that. But they do like to talk about it.
A friend of mine just told me that movie theaters across the nation will soon be showing the movie 1984 in protest of the Trump administration. My friend looked at me incredulously and asked, “Where the hell were these people during the Obama administration?”
Now I couldn’t be more for millions of people watching 1984, I don’t care why.
Don’t worry. It’s for a good cause.
Why do conservatives always fall for the defense spending bit? We should be cutting agencies AND the Pentagon, not expanding the Pentagon.
Conservatives want lower taxes right? Smaller government? Well, the military is BIG government, and often deeply crony to boot.
Necessary? Yes. But at current levels? No.
How about just cuts? Government needs to get smaller on net Mr. President.
In Missouri it likely means a lost Senate seat for the Democrats if a hard lefty runs and wins against McCaskill in the primary. But who knows? The Democratic Party and the country are in serious flux.
Sounds like a good idea to us. The rule of law. What a concept.
Some good ideas here. Restoring the Republic should be THE goal.
The author focuses on one area of concern but there are many other areas of policy that deserve the same treatment.