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Left vs. Right (Takers vs. Givers)

We will argue over the finer points, but at the end of the legislative day, those don’t matter. Republicans used their majority to give back. They lowered taxes and reduced government interference over your daily life. Democrats are using their majority to take things away from you.

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Trump Tax Cuts Produce Record Business Tax Revenue in October – Personal Tax Revenues Down 3 Billion

Those evil tax cuts for businesses we all heard so much about just set a record for taxes received from businesses. In October, the first month of the new fiscal year, of $252,692,000,000. That’s more than $11.4 billion above revenue for October of last year, which was the previous record tax revenue for an October. …

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Some Unpleasant Truths About Democrats and “Republican” Tax Reform

The Democrats voted against tax reform. One of the narratives of choice was that the middle-class tax cuts were not permanent. Democrat congresswoman Kuster’s press release on why she opposed the reforms is typical. “I support real tax reform that starts with middle-class families and small businesses,” said Congresswoman Kuster. “Unfortunately, the plan forced through …

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Facebook Doodlings…Reading it Off the MSNBC TelePrompTer To Prove My Point

A good friend of the Grok recently shared my post on how Tax reform is not just about money; it is about trust. He posted it as a status update on the Closed Group ‘Brookline NH Elections’ on Facebook. He got this response. Keith F. Thompson: “The tax cut for ordinary Americans is temporary, while the …

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Instead of a ‘Trade War’ German Car Makers Propose Tariff Free Trade With United States

Two weeks ago the Left was predicting a trade apocalypse after Mr. Trump said he wanted our G7 allies to drop their tariffs on US goods or he’d raise ours to match them. As an alternative, on his way out the door to meet with Kim Jong Un (something else no other U.S. President had done), …

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Demokrat Diktionary – Tax Cuts

Tax Cuts:  Money you earned legally that the Democrats did not take from you (yet). Example.  You earn $1000.00 dollars.  The government takes $200.00, but it could have taken $500.00.  In this example, the Democrats gave you a $300.00 dollar tax cut.  (They actually gave you a 500.00 tax cut because none of that money is really …

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Ask A NH Democrat: About Having “A Conversation About Taxes”

Back in 2010 Barack Obama’s excuse for not allowing taxes to rise (by letting inherited tax cuts expire) was that despite Democrats four year grip on congress and their parties complete control of government for two years, it wasn’t time to let that happen.   But not to worry.  He’d let taxes go back up at …

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Making ‘Cents’ To Democrats

Rep Ken Wyler, R-Kingston NH, took the Portsmouth Herald to task, in Fosters Daily Democrat, (Fosters.com) for its recent editorial on the cigarette tax decrease.  The Herald would like us to continue raising tobacco taxes every year, just like when the Democrats were in power, essentially pimping the Democrat party argument that we need the …

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Progressives want to kill this capitalist puppy!

From today’s Wall Street Journal, Alan Blinder argues against "The Folly of the Flat Tax." Blinder, a member in good standing of the modern American political class, is a Princeton prof and former vice chairman of the Federal Reserve. He uses the word "progressive" like humans brandish garlic at vampires. But in fact the real vampires are …

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