It Takes an Average of 15 Hours to Prepare Taxes: Costing 409 Billion

Tax Reform: If President Trump wants to drain the swamp, the best place to start is with the tax code, which is so complicated that Americans spend billions of hours and hundreds of billions of dollars just trying to figure Continue reading It Takes an Average of 15 Hours to Prepare Taxes: Costing 409 Billion

‘Buy American’ is not Patriotic

According to a recent poll, 80% of Americans think it their patriotic duty to give preference to American-made products. But “Buy American” is wholly un-American in both its economics and its philosophy. America’s distinction among all the nations of the Continue reading ‘Buy American’ is not Patriotic

Draining the Swamp Apparently Means Hiding the White House Visitor Logs – Hit & Run : Reason.com

The Trump administration won’t release White House visitor logs while Trump is in office, ending the voluntary disclosures that began under President Obama and drawing condemnation from transparency groups, who say the logs offered an incomplete but important window into Continue reading Draining the Swamp Apparently Means Hiding the White House Visitor Logs – Hit & Run : Reason.com

No Ayn Rand in Trump: He is Authoritarian and Collectivist

In Donald Trump’s “America first” policy we can detect “an unintended reincarnation of Ayn Rand,” suggests Arnold Steinberg in The American Spectator. Rand’s ideas may well have influenced Trump in some indirect way (the cultural impact of her philosophy is Continue reading No Ayn Rand in Trump: He is Authoritarian and Collectivist

Libertarian Party denounces U.S strike on Syria

The Libertarian National Committee has come out in opposition to Thursday night’s U.S military air strike against Syria in retaliation to Tuesday’s chemical weapons attack killing dozens some of who were young children. The party acknowledges the abhorrent use of Continue reading Libertarian Party denounces U.S strike on Syria

Syria is Guilty but the US is not the World’s Police

  The Obama Administration rightly stayed out of Syria through six painful, grisly years of civil war there. Yes, the fighting has cost hundreds of thousands of lives and displaced millions. Yes, the uncontrolled migration of Syrians to Europe caused Continue reading Syria is Guilty but the US is not the World’s Police