Its a terrible tragedy that this nation or any nation so conceived and so dedicated to the proposition that all men are created equal would be subject to the self-love of one man, furiously, famously engaged in a pornography of politics that is really just a one man peep show.
Is this immigration game really worth the candle? I think not. And I say this as someone who is an immigration reformer, not a restrictionist.
"Shaky" is exactly what one should expect when you get a bunch of nannycrats who believe Nirvana is on the horizon if wealth and taxes could just be redistributed properly.
The Russians appear to have bought into the North Korean line that "without preconditions" absolves a multitude of misdeeds.
China is a victim of its own success and must keep the engine roaring, even if it means a deadly battle with inflation at some point.
If I understood the President correctly the 4.4 million immigrants who just got their get out of jail card are no longer considered illegal. They are simply called the UNDOCUMENTED.
Tax competition is a very important tool for constraining the greed of the political class. Simply stated, politicians are less likely to impose bad tax policy if they are afraid that jobs and investment (and accompanying tax revenue) will move to jurisdictions with better tax policy.
Despite its mixed reputation, todays Nasdaq is a different animal from the days of the dotcom era.
In granting five million illegal immigrants amnesty, President Obama changed the country. To use his words, he has fundamentally transformed America.
Its bad enough that we have to deal with a President who behaves like an emperor But its almost unbearable that we have to deal with people like Nancy Pelosi as well.
Surprise, surprise! Last week the terrorist group ISIS announced that it was issuing its own currency.
While Google was rather tight-lipped on the event, a NASA press release announced that a Google subsidiary called Planetary Ventures LLC will use the hangars for research, development, assembly and testing in the areas of space exploration, aviation, rover/robotics and other emerging technologies.
Memo to dude who lives inside the DC bubble: Youve just found out what conservatives have argued for years. And in finding it out, youve made the most compelling argument for smaller government?
Let's take a look at weaker than expected reports from the Eurozone in aggregate, and France and Germany in particular.
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