State Taxes Should not be Taxed Twice

A good read…share it….how can we be taxed on income we don’t get to keep?? “Why are conservatives of all people happy to defend a pernicious form of federal tyranny?” From the American Spectator: Recently I wrote in these pages explaining why elimination of the state tax deduction, which seems to have wide support among conservatives, is […]

The Morningstar Mutual Fund’s Mirage

Interesting: “The Wall Street Journal tested Morningstar’s ratings by examining the performance of thousands of funds dating back to 2003, shortly after the company began its current system. Funds that earned high star ratings attracted the vast majority of investor dollars. Most of them failed to perform. Of funds awarded a coveted five-star overall rating, […]

California’s Self Destruction

I, for one, am not abandoning the the state with the greatest God given gifts on Earth! A fifth-generation Californian laments his state’s decline! By Steve Baldwin in The American Spectator It’s not easy watching California self-destruct. After all, my four sons are 6th generation Californians. One relative of ours journeyed here prior to the […]

Soros Shifts $18 Billion His Alinskyite Foundation

 This is terrible news. Our country is being torn apart by this Alinskyite. Use the search feaure for other articles on this evil mans actions. From Newsmax: Left-wing financier George Soros just nearly tripled the size of his foundation by adding an additional $18 billion in assets. The foundation has funded liberal activism on immigration, […]

The Morality of Charles Koch

Charles Koch has donated $10 million to the Busch Scool of Business and Economics at Catholic U. This will enable it to compete with top schools and be one of the few to educate the students with a Catholic mindset. From the WSJ: For those who regard capitalism and Christianity as mortal enemies, few villains […]

From Peak Oil to Energy Abundance in 10 years

From David Blackmon’s Forbes article “Gilmer: We Should View The Permian Basin As A Permanent Resource” (emphasis mine): Allen Gilmer, Co-Founder and Executive Chairman at DrillingInfois not a man who minces words, an attribute that has served him well during a long career in the oil and gas industry.  When it comes to the Permian Basin in West Texas and […]

The Failures of Obama-Era Economic Policy, and How to Create Growth

“Economic theory and historical experience indicate economic policies are the primary cause of both the productivity slowdown and the poorly performing labor market. High marginal tax rates, especially those on capital formation and business enterprises, costly new labor market and other regulations, high debt-financed government spending (largely to fund income transfer payments), and the lack […]

Senate Health Care Bill is Making Progress

A good overview of the senate’s updated conservative health care bill to replace Obamacare. Eliminating mandate penalties and promoting health care savings accounts, there is definitely good progress being made, but also a few things to fix. Unfortunately there is now a delay on the vote because of Sen. John McCain’s surgery, but that means […]

Jinja, Uganda Entreprenuerial Project Launch July 13th

The Bishop of the Diocese of Jinja, Rt. Rev. Charles Martin Wamika, Fr. Benedict Wakabi Youth Chaplain of the Diocese of Jinja, and Fr. Richard Buyinza  are pleased to announce the launch of the Jinja Youth Entrepreneurial Project scheduled to take place on July 13, 2017 at 10am at the Rubaga Students’ Center, Kiira Road, Plot […]

Acton University: School of Human Dignity and Freedom

  “Acton University is a unique, four-day exploration of the intellectual foundations of a free society. Guided by a distinguished, international faculty, Acton University is an opportunity to deepen your knowledge and integrate philosophy, theology, business, development – with sound, market based, economics.” (Details) Acton University has incredible speakers from a wide range of backgrounds giving […]

Rural America: The New ‘Inner City’

The article is a bit stark and makes urban area look better than they are but it is worth the read. The decimation of well paying jobs for Americans without a degree is behind a lot of the problems. The amount of men working is at an all time low. The middle class is getting […]