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Image of the Day: Americans Pay More On Taxes Than Food, Housing & Clothing Combined

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April 27, 2017 • 05:14 pm

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Trump Economy Ignites After Years of Obama Malaise
By Timothy H. Lee
Thursday, March 09 2017
For the past eight years, conservatives and libertarians correctly maintained that Obama Administration policies didn't salvage our economy from the last recession, they instead subdued the natural cyclical recovery that otherwise would've been much more robust.  Obama's agenda of massive federal spending, more regulation, higher taxes, new social entitlements, declining economic freedom and record deficits resulted in the worst post-recessionary recovery in recorded U.S. history.  The facts speak for themselves.  Since recordkeeping began, we'd never gone an entire decade without…
 
The Biggest News in Washington: Deregulation
If you want to start a business, the World Bank says you'd do better to move to Canada than setting up…
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The Information Vacuum Inside the Trump Russia Controversy
Put aside, for a moment, the raging controversies over this or that aspect of Donald Trump, the Russians…
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Don't Let Politics Ruin Baseball
Jayson Stark, a longtime baseball writer for ESPN, recently asked whether Major League Baseball players'…
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The Contradictory Logic of Gun-Grabbers
A little intellectual integrity is apparently too much to ask of Second Amendment restrictionists. …
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Chuck Schumer's Fake News
Appearing recently on ABC's "The View," Senator Chuck Schumer painted a picture of Republicans…
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Optimism in Trump's America
President Trump's job approval rating, 44 percent with a 48 percent disapproval rating in a new Wall…
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Stop Belittling The Holocaust With Your Stupid Nazi Analogies
When the Associated Press dropped a breathless piece contending that the Trump administration was "considering"…
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Economic Freedom Index: U.S. Plummeted from 6th to 17th Under Obama
Anyone still perplexed by the economic malaise and popular discontent that characterized the Obama era…
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Medical Devices Can Turn Deadly
What's the biggest killer in hospitals? Secrecy. That's the bottom line from the Government Accountability…
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An Imploding Energy Mandate
After just six months, a bipartisan consensus within New York has emerged that Governor Andrew Cuomo’s…
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Question of the Week   
Complete the famous phrase: “No man’s life, liberty or property are safe ...”
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Quote of the Day   
 
"The president's tax proposal -- a big, swashbuckling vision for enacting pro-growth principles -- offends many on the left by its very nature. Within a few minutes of its release, liberal economists, politicians and pundits were ripping it as a payoff to the wealthy, a deficit buster, regressive, unrealistic. That alone is proof Mr. Trump is getting the policy right. Yet what Mr. Trump may be doing…[more]
 
 
—Kimberley A. Strassel, The Wall Street Journal
— Kimberley A. Strassel, The Wall Street Journal
 
Liberty Poll   

The media is having its say. Now have yours. What grade do you give President Trump for his first 100 days?