In a recent column by Bill McClellan in the St. Louis Post-Dispatch, he suggested, as a way to cut government spending, that we eliminate military funerals for all veterans except for those who died in combat. He states that buglers who play “Taps” make $24.50 per service and, although, not excessive, the government is just [...]
A friend of mine recently sent me this video. I couldn’t believe what I heard so I sent it to another friend of mine, much smarter than myself, and asked if this was possible. He responded with the following: “It is partially true. But entitlements can be cut. The social security age is being raised. [...]
I saw a great photo on Facebook today. It read: APPARENTLY, I’M SUPPOSED TO BE MORE OUTRAGED BY WHAT MITT ROMNEY DOES WITH HIS MONEY THAT BY WHAT OBAMA DOES WITH MINE. I couldn’t say it any better.
So how much is $15,800,000,000,000.00 really? I recently read an article in the WSJ by Andrew H. Tisch entitled “Let’s Ban the Word ‘Trillion’” and I think it’s a great idea. Writing $15.8 trillion instead of $15,800,000,000,000.00 really doesn’t convey the same thing, does it? Thanks to Mr. Tisch who someone figured out just how [...]
That’s one of the responses from a man standing in line at the welfare office. If your stomach can take it, please watch this video. Our country is spending money faster than we can print it and there’s no doubt in my mind that we’re heading in the same direction as Greece – a big [...]
March 16, 2006, then-Senator, Barack Obama, said this about the debt crises: Mr. President, I rise today to talk about America’s debt problem. The fact that we are here today to debate raising America’s debt limit is a sign of leadership failure. It is a sign that the U.S. Government can’t pay its own bills. [...]