WMT “Rolls Back” Healthcare Benes

Don’t say there was no warning… Here it is… major company (WMT) bailing at providing medical benes to those who work less than 30 hrs/wk… Per Denninger: Obama could have pushed hard for an end to the monopoly and price-fixing ways within our medical system in 2009 and actually accomplished something. The legal framework to … Read moreWMT “Rolls Back” Healthcare Benes

“Risk-Free” Is So 2012

by John Rubino on March 25, 2013 dollarcollapse.com So you’ve got this pile of cash and you’re not sure what to do with it. Nice problem, as problems go, but definitely not trivial, especially if you’re more concerned with keeping what you have than trying to make it grow. Time was when you could simply deposit a few … Read more“Risk-Free” Is So 2012

The Coming Debt Limit Drama: Government Wins, We Lose

By: Ron Paul Last week President Obama bluntly warned Congress that he will not negotiate when it comes to raising the statutory debt limit.  If Republicans attempt to use a debt ceiling vote to win concessions on spending from the White House, Mr. Obama threatens simply to raise the limit by executive order or other unilateral action.  … Read moreThe Coming Debt Limit Drama: Government Wins, We Lose

The Ant and the Grasshoppers

One of my favorite fables reminds me of the way America used to be not really that long ago: a nation of ants.  Here’s a quick summary: The ant works hard in the withering heat all summer long, building his house and laying up supplies for the winter.  The grasshopper thinks the ant is a fool … Read moreThe Ant and the Grasshoppers

50 Laboratories of Taxation

Typical of any election year, taxes have been a front and center issue.  Flat tax, fair tax, 9-9-9, end the IRS, “the rich” paying their “fair share”… we’ve heard it all.  A new plan I’d like to propose is one that clearly segregates the natural sovereignty of the individual, the state, and the nation.  The … Read more50 Laboratories of Taxation