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13 July 2014 0 Comments

The Consent of the Consumer

Capitalism depends on the consent by the consumer unless the administrative Statist/socialist bureaucrats intervene in the private economy. The PUC is proving it is not the consumer’s friend by obstructing consumer choice. The Pennsylvania Public Utility Commission sides with entrenched incumbent business to deny consumer’s choice and an innovative company the opportunity to compete on […]

1 January 2014 0 Comments

Private Tax-Exempt Billion Dollar Corporation Given Nearly Quarter Billion Taxpayer Dollars by Republican General Assembly and Republican Governor

Penn State given  $229, 694,000 of  taxpayer dollars by Act 10 A of 2013   Republican Senator Corman is Chair of the Senate Appropriations Committee. The Corman Dynasty has held the SD 34. Senator Corman is up for re-election November 2014.    Senator Jake Corman represents Penn State’s Centre County.   $229,694,000 (slightly less than ¼ Bbillion dollars) to […]

5 November 2012 0 Comments

The Enemy Within Part 5: REVERSE ROBIN HOOD: Pennsylvania’s Forgotten Taxpayers Funding the Best of the Best – Taxpayer Millions to Billionaires

  Portrait by Everett Raymond Kintzler photographer The Enemy Within Part 5- REVERSE ROBIN HOOD: Pennsylvania’s Forgotten Taxpayers Funding the Best of the Best, Pennsylvania’s Republican Leadership force Pennsylvania’s Forgotten Taxpayers  forced to fund the “Best of the Best, the Richest of the Rich, the 1% of the 1% and UPENN’s millionairess President”.                                       […]

2 November 2012 0 Comments

Barack Obama and the Subprimes

READ MORE 3 September 2012 With landmark lawsuit, Barack Obama pushed banks to give subprime loans to Chicago’s African-Americans READ MORE 3 September 2012 Documents: Plaintiffs in 1995 Obama-led Citibank lawsuit submitted class action claims READ MORE 3 September 2012 Obama’s Citibank plaintiffs hit hard when housing bubble burst    

1 November 2012 0 Comments

Ethanol 15 Infographic – Costs More and Damages Cars – Government Mandates May Not Be a Good Idea

Infographic from Smart Fuel Future Raising Prices   Not only do biofuel mandates raise consumer food prices, but significant quantities of biofuels will not be cost competitive with gasoline without significant technological advances or spikes in petroleum prices. A Colorado State University study found that Renewable Fuel Standard (RFS)-mandated biofuels production will be so costly, […]

1 November 2012 0 Comments

The Enemy Within Republicans Part 1- Shell Ethane Cracker, Beaver County – Republican Corporate Cronies Selling Out the Forgotten Taxpayer

The Enemy Within Republicans Part 1- Shell Ethane Cracker, Beaver County –    Republican Corporate Cronies Selling Out the Forgotten Taxpayer   Corporate  Cronyism is, frequently, also Union Cronyism. The Forgotten Taxpayer is forced to  fund those connected to the elected.                                  […]

31 October 2012 0 Comments

Unions and Bain Capital – Public Sector Unions Invest With Bain – PSERS and SERS

Both Pennsylvania’s two major  public sector union pension funds in vest with Bain as well as UPITT: State Teachers Retirement System of Ohio ($767.3 million). Pennsylvania State Employees Retirement System ($231.5 million) “These pension funds aggregate the savings of millions of unionized teachers, social workers, public-health personnel and first responders. Many of them would be […]

30 October 2012 0 Comments

General Motors = Chinese Motors – President Obama’s Bad Investment of Tax Payer Dollars

Let Freedom Ring has 60 minute commercial highlighting how tax payer financed and tax payer owned General Motors is outsourcing not only jobs but American tax dollars to manufacture in China.   Dan Akeson, General Motors CEO, brags about this Chinese partners. “our commitment to working in China, with China, for China remains strong“. In […]

29 October 2012 0 Comments

Ethanol Mandate Expanded – ArchersDanielsMidland Wins – Gas Mileage Loses

In June, the EPA waived Clean Air Act sale restrictions on t E15, a fuel blend containing 15 percent corn alcohol. Consumer Reports, the product-testing organization found a flex-fuel vehicle designed to run on ethanol.   This vehicle logged a nearly 30 percent drop in fuel economy when using E15. In 2009, corn growers petitioned […]

26 October 2012 0 Comments

Pennsylvania Turnpike Debt Part 3 – Citizens Alliance – Democrats Can’t Be Trusted with Money – Et Tu, Tom Corbett?

CITIZENS ALLIANCE OF PENNSYLVANIA (CAP) advocates for The Forgotten Taxpayer and presents added breadth and depth to the Pennsylvania Turnpike Debt Bomb: Act 44 was proposed as an alternative to privatizing the operations of the Turnpike by big government proponents and the Turnpike Commission. (Ironically, one of the most pervasive arguments against privatization was that […]