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17 November 2015 0 Comments

Republican Leadership Selling Out the Forgotten Taxpayer ….again $2 Bbillion Tax Increase

   Today Jimmy “Romney Will Win Pennsylvania” Lee of Susquehanna Partners, Republican Leadership’s “go to” pollster when they need a poll to prove what they want proven, has been commissioned by PSEA financed Republican Majority Leader Dave “I want to be Tom Wolf’s BFF” Reed to do a poll proving that Pennsylvanians want a $2.1 […]

20 July 2014 0 Comments

The Five Year Cost of Act 89 of 2013 — What Republicans Imposed

The cost of the Republicans’ Act 89 of 2013 is tax of $7,307,000,000 is $7,584,000,000 on motorists and truckers in Pennsylvania. See page 9 chart of Fiscal Note of the House Committee on Appropriations       

18 July 2014 0 Comments

Philadelphia Not Small Business Friendly

Philadelphia is not small business friendly. These petty, and no so petty, harassments are endlessly depressing to growth.   wait…it’s for the children   

16 July 2014 0 Comments

Pennsylvania Pensions Pennsylvania Government Spending: What? Me, Worry?

 What, if any, any downside to more government spending, more government borrowing and higher taxes on the private, productive sector? What, if any, is the impact of reducing spending, reducing borrowing and lowering taxes on the private, productive sector? Is there any way to reduce government spending and government borrowing so that higher taxes will […]

15 July 2014 0 Comments

The Unions’ False Narrative — Pennsylvania School Spending

The false narrative of the teachers’ unions is refuted by the numbers.    

14 July 2014 0 Comments

Pittsburgh Penguins Console Energy – Welfare to the Wealthy

Is this really necessary to the General Welfare? Promoting a multi multi millionaire energy company and a multi multi millionaire sports team is not in the public interest or that of The Forgotten Taxpayer who is forced to pay for something only an infinitesimal number of people, actually, use.  Meanwhile, pension reform is kicked down […]

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 […]

22 April 2014 0 Comments

TempleU – Billionaire Private Corporation Financed by Millions of The Forgotten Taxpayer Money

TempleU   TempleU’s new Science and Technology Building Millions of Taxpayer Dollars to Billionaires?  What sense does that make? Temple University’s annual budget is $3.1 Billion Dollars In order to pay for the Pension Spike, I propose to eliminate  to eliminate Welfare to Wealthy including $139, 917,000 that The Forgotten Taxpayer is forced to give to TempleU. Giving millions […]

14 April 2014 0 Comments

Penn State’s Billions – Welfare to the Wealthy

Penn State’s “For the Future” exceeds goal, raises $2.158 billion in private support Since its launch January 1, 2007,Penn State becomes one of 12 public U.S. universities to exceed a $2 billion campaign goal   READ MORE Penn State News April 12, 2014 Every year the Republican General Assembly transfers about 1/4 billion dollars of taxpayer money […]

10 April 2014 0 Comments

Pennsylvania’s Budget and the Power To Tax and To Destroy Part 1

The power to tax involves the power to destroy. I want to be the voice and the hand of the Forgotten Taxpayer. It is feasible to reduce spending. I will not sign any budget that spends more than revenue. I will not sign any budget or any Appropriations Act that spends more, in nominal terms, than […]