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Congressman Tells FDIC They Shouldn’t Be in Government

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If the FDIC members are going to allow the abuse of power, they need to hit the streets. I’d never heard of Sean Duffy, but from this… I think I might like him. That said… I’m tired of ‘right words’

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Can Corporations Blackmail Employees to Not Talk?

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When corporations blackmail employees they are firing by demanding promises in exchange for severance, should the courts honor the contracts? Let me answer the question I pose right up front: No. I believe in free markets, free trade, and the

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Democrat: Heirs Must “Earn” Inheritance from Parents

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A Democrat Congresswoman, Linda Sanchez, recently displayed her thinking about justice, inheritance, and the “death tax.” Here are some quotations: What work requirements are there to inherit up to $10 million tax free? Why is that [a single mother] should

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Race Together - Starbucks Gets Beaten Back via Twitter

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A Starbucks Senior Executive found his politically correct Race Together campaign was silly; twitter let him know. If you think “race” is invoked for non-racial reasons all too often in this country, then the Starbucks campaign can only irritate you.

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Hertz Puts Cameras in Cars But Promises No Spying

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Why put cameras in cars if you don’t plan to use them? So according to a Hertz spokesman there is nothing to worry about. An article at Fusion.net reports, Hertz has offered the NeverLost navigational device for years, but it

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Minimum Wage: Income Gap Widens in Seattle

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Raising minimum wage doesn’t solve the income gap; it aggravates the income gap. Supposedly, a higher minimum wage is needed to deal with the income gap. But Seattle is showing us not only does a higher minimum wage not address

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The Warren Buffett Carbon Footprint Just Expanded!

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His train blew up and dramatically increased the Warren Buffet carbon footprint. Poetic Justice? Proverbial karma? Days after Barack Obama vetoed the Keystone Pipeline to protect his big-time financial buddy Warren Buffett’s near monopoly on oil transportation via rails—allegedly because

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Private Security Makes Neighborhood Safer and Reduces Crime

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A Houston neighborhood decided to not renew a contract with a constable, and instead got better service for less money from a private security company. I’ve written in the past about private companies and individuals supplying security for communities that

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Business Owner Turns Prize into Bonus for Workers

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Owner of Burger Kings who won “Franchisee of the Year” award, sold it to give money to employees as a bonus. For those who want to think that no generosity ever comes to workers except by government mandate, perhaps this

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Poaching Workers? Employees Are Now Owned Animals?

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Apple is accused of poaching engineers from a bankrupt company. Seriously? The Reuters headline pretends it makes perfect sense: “Apple poaching auto engineers to build battery division: lawsuit.” At first I thought (hoped) the headline was taking the perspective of

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Crony GOP Politicians Attack Private Business for Government

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We have at least three GOP politicians who want to obstruct a private space travel company in order to give more business to NASA. You really know the world is twisted, not when you have Republican Congressman promoting a state

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Silicon Valley Snubs Barack Obama

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Major CEOs of Silicon Valley are upset about how Obama has refused to reform the NSA. As most readers will be aware, Silicon Valley has major left-wing, pro-Obama credentials. On gender and biology, many tech companies want to replace reality

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