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MO State Senator Jim Lembke’s Job Boom

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A job boom came from ending unemployment benefits, just like Jim Lembke tried to get the MO state legislature to do. The Wall Street Journal editorial staff pointed out that Congress’ about face last year in zeroing out extra unemployment benefit

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Enforcing Equality Is the Destruction of Private Businesses

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Bureaucrats like enforcing equality because they like wielding power, not because they care about a just society. The fact that we have people working for the Federal government, looking for malcontents, to justifying bullying and vandalizing businesses, is a disgusting outrage.

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Democrat Billionaire Lectures Americans to Live with Less

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A Democrat billionaire politician has demanded that the middle class “have less things”? Why the outrage? This editorial in the Denver Post seems really outraged: “Jeff Greene’s patronizing twaddle from Davos.” Sounds like a rather dismissive title. But the first

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From Debt to Despotism: The Lesson of the Christie Takeover

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Chris Christie’s takeover of Atlantic City shows the path from debt to despotism. Atlantic City has a city mayor who was elected by the people. He is still in office. But it is questionable how much power he has now.

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The President’s Speech and the Entrepreneurial Spirit

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The President should have given a eulogy for the entrepreneurial spirit the government is driving out of this country. Here are numbers you definitely did not hear mentioned during Barack Obama’s “State of the Nation” blathering. Allow me to make

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Feinstein Family Set to Make Millions from Government Favor

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The Feinstein family is doing very well in “public service.” As a Democrat Senator, Dianne Feinstein is on the team that pretends to be concerned about income inequality.  But she and her husband also give us a window into the

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Walmart: Second Amendment and First Amendment Related

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Are the Second Amendment and First Amendment related? Attacking private ownership of firearms seems to require censorship. Since Walmart is a private company, not a civil government, it can’t be accused of directly violating either the First or Second Amendments.

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Trash People Will Search Your Garbage and Turn You In

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Seattle has a new law making it illegal to put food in your garbage. So what would happen if regions of the country simply made laws the people could not keep trash on their own property that smelled up or

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HarperCollins Unmakes Israel for Middle East Customers

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If people in the Middle East want Israel driven off the map, HarperCollins believes the customer is always right. I don’t think what HarperCollins is doing should be illegal. But I do think it is wrong and demonstrates, again, why

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A Resolution for Capitalists: Be a Better Consumer

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When you endeavor to be a better consumer, you improve society a small bit. It can add up. William Davies has an interesting editorial in the Leftist Salon magazine: “New Year’s resolutions are a scam: Your anxiety makes the 1

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More Proof Corporations Hate Freedom

United

We can see corporations hate freedom when they try to invent a monopoly they can force people into by government action. Just to set this up to see the airline’s point of view, remember that prices aren’t set according to

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More Anti-Liberal Abolition of Tolerance from Liberals

“Gay” “Marriage”

Tolerance used to mean agreeing to disagree with those of differing convictions. You respectfully discuss an issue, and leave one another alone, even if you never experience a meeting of the minds. Today, tolerance means punishing those who disagree with

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