Why the IRS Scandal is a Good Thing For America

As a small government conservative, I don’t have many positive things to say about the IRS. But the agency may have finally actually done some good. Over the last month or so we have watched the unfolding of one of the worst government scandals in the last fifty years, and the IRS has been at the center of all of the malfeasance. The IRS has unequivocally proven what many conservatives have long feared – government bureaucracies cannot be trusted. Anyone observing the unfolding of the scandal Read more […]

Never Let a Good Crisis Go to Waste: Abolish the IRS

We have been presented with the opportunity of a lifetime and that’s not hyperbole. To paraphrase David Axelrod: the government is so “vast” it’s impossible to know what’s going on. That’s probably the only intelligent thing he has ever uttered. Well, he’s absolutely right. It’s gotten so large and out-of-control that it requires storm trooper-like tactics to control the flow of the vast amount of money collected to run it. Now we’ve learned that the collection department, Read more […]