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 […]

10 April 2014 0 Comments

Not This Republican — The Power To Tax and the Power To Destroy Part 2

  Republicans join the call for tax on Marcellus drillers Not this Republican. The Republican Governor and Republican General Assembly targeted Marcellus Shale with the deceptively named “Impact Fee”. Marcellus Shale is non-union. When an initiative is led by Union financed “Progressive” Tom Murt, you know it is a union idea. Republican (?) Tom Murt is […]

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 […]

29 December 2013 0 Comments

Where Does Government Money Come From? And How Does It Get It?

There are Tax Takers and Tax Makers. Which Are You?    Tell me which you are and I will have a pretty good idea how you will vote.

17 December 2013 0 Comments

Lancaster Republican Delegation Votes YEA for Corbett Gas Tax Increase – They Are Not The Forgotten Taxpayer’s Friend

The entire Lancaster County Republican delegation voted for Tom Corbett’s perpetual, annual $2.4 Bbillion dollar gas tax increase.                                    All voted YEA for more spending and more taxes. Gordon Denlinger House District 99 Member since 2003 wants to be […]

27 November 2013 0 Comments

Corbett’s Man in Montgomery County – A Dying Party – Mike Vereb Chair of MCRC

Tom Corbett’s Man in Montgomery County Killing the Republican Party  “The Governor’s job approval among moderate Republicans is only 31% while 58% disapprove. Gov. Corbett still has positive approval ratings with self-identified somewhat conservative voters (49% to 38%) and very conservative voters (48% to 33%).  Of the Republicans primary voters polled, only 42% said they […]

31 October 2012 0 Comments

Four More Years? Who Will Be Better Off?

Only a delusional ideological magical thinker, or a Democrat, would think Obama Administration’s policies in next four years would be different than in last four years …or that results will be better. No doubt Michelle and Barack and his family will be better off. Will yours? Will ours? Will the country be better off with […]

22 October 2012 0 Comments

More Corporate and Personal Welfare: More Getting More Government Checks – Who Pays?

Obama’s policies for four years, two of which, Jan 2009 to Jan 2011, he governed with Democratic Majority, and this is what happened. It is clear what will happen with four more years of these policies. More Welfare, Corporate and Individual; More Tax Takers and Fewer Tax Makers. Federal welfare spending has grown by 32 […]

29 August 2012 0 Comments

Analyzing Left Wing Analysis: Mitt Romney’s Tax Plan – Closing Loopholes for the Rich

The Leviathan State ensnares us all with the complications and expense of the tax code. See also “college perfesser” who makes the similar point about special tax preferences . “It isn’t easy being the intellectual frontmen for President Obama’s re-election campaign, as the boys at the Brookings-Urban Institute Tax Policy Center are discovering. Their ballyhooed study […]

2 August 2012 0 Comments

The Madison Project: A Simple Lesson – Oklahoma 1 Votes for You

The Simple Lesson of John Sullivan’s Defeat in OK-1  Oklahoma is the birthplace of T. Boone Pickens and is home to Chesapeake Energy Corp., the biggest beneficiary of the NatGas Act. READ MORE The Madison Project 27 Jun2 2012