December 14, 2017
Economics

Seattle Wealth Tax Approved On Incomes Over $250K

July 11, 2017 JoshuaPundit 1

The Seattle City Council voted to approve a wealth tax on total income. The vote was unanimous, 9-0. The new Seattle wealth tax is 2.25% over $250,000 per year for a single person and $500,000 per year for a married couple filing jointly. The city estimates that the new Seattle [Read More]

Economics

Amerisclerosis

July 9, 2017 TheGlitteringEye 3

You used to read about “Eurosclerosis”, slow economic growth in Europe, quite a bit. At Bloomberg View Noah Smith points out that the United States has contracted it, too: …the implication is clear — the U.S. needs to put the Great Recession behind it. During the downturn, it made a [Read More]

Economics

Tennessee bitchslaps Marxifornia

June 30, 2017 Doug Hagin 6

Mike Miles explains Recently, TruthRevolt wrote about how California Attorney GeneralXavier Becerra has added four more states to the state’s travel ban so that state employees won’t be able to take business trips to four additional states that have “backwards” laws regarding LGBT people. The newly-offending states include: Texas, Alabama, Kentucky, and South [Read More]

Economics

Whadd’ya Know…Illinois is Bankrupt!

June 23, 2017 JoshuaPundit 1

The state of Illinois seems to be following along with what’s been called the Blue State model..it’s on the verge of going bankrupt. Facing billions in unpaid bills and pension obligations, the state is hitting a major cash crunch and facing insolvency. Its Republican governor Bruce Rauner (more about him [Read More]

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Donald Trump

Well, No, We Won’t Always Have Paris — Thank Goodness!

June 1, 2017 Bookworm 0

President Trump lived up to his promise to walk from the Paris Climate Accord, and did so with a magnificent speech about economics and sovereignty — by Wolf Howling.  The Paris Accord was a terrible agreement.  It was designed to redistribute the wealth of the West — and particularly the [Read More]

Economics

Forum: What Would Real Tax Reform Look Like?

April 24, 2017 JoshuaPundit 0

Every week on Monday, the WoW! writers, community and our invited guests weigh in at the Wow! Forum, short takes on a major issue of the day, the culture, or daily living. This week’s question: What Would Real Tax Reform Look Like? Don Surber: Real tax reform would be 20% [Read More]

Donald Trump

Trillion Dollar Greatness – Trump’s New Infrastructure Program Launched

April 5, 2017 JoshuaPundit 0

On Tuesday, President Trump began laying the foundation for a trillion dollar infrastructure program. This will push the economy into the stratosphere. Nay-sayers — hush. Republicans have stood for infrastructure improvements throughout the party’s history. Lincoln kicked off the transcontinental railroad. Teddy Roosevelt got the Panama Canal built. Coolidge started [Read More]

Economics

Playing By The Rules

February 14, 2017 William of Ockham 0

Things had become quiet on the project thanks to her efforts. Sri was a diligent worker, and I relied upon her to keep the jackals at bay that seemed to circle any IT project which busted their timelines and bled money. Once she got her feet I knew I could [Read More]

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