Tag Archive | Social Security

Why Going Over the Fiscal Cliff is a Good Idea… maybe…

The President is willing to go over the fiscal cliff. It might not be such a bad idea: taxes are raised, entitlements and defense are cut, and no one has to vote and offend their constituents. Austerity is forced upon us and we start with a lower baseline.

Giving Money to the Government in Taxes is Like Handing Out Cash to a Drunk

Democrats want to solve our 16 trillion dollar debt by raising taxes. Giving the government more money in taxes is like handing out cash to a drunk on the street. You hope he will use it to by food, but you know good and well he is only going to spend it on more booze.