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Australian Politics – How The Labor Party Will Clobber The Economy

February 16, 2019 by

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By Andrew Bolt ~ Terry McCrann  says attacking the Labor Party’s franking tax credits grab is  taking the focus off the bigger problem: Where I suggest it might be helping Labor is in taking the focus off the broader policy package — just how massively destructive for the economy is what Labor proposes, via what […]

3 Ways Economic Freedom Improves Quality Of Life

January 27, 2019 by

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By Patrick Tyrrell and Miguel Pontifis ~ The Heritage Foundation’s 2019 Index of Economic Freedom has just been released, and once again, greater economic freedom has been shown to increase individual and societal well-being in terms of health outcomes, educational achievement, and clean natural environments. Economic Freedom Means aGreater Life Expectancy Life expectancy is an important […]

As Lefty Media Embrace 70% Top Tax Idea, Greenspan Warns It’s ‘Terrible’

January 9, 2019 by

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By Julia A Seymour ~ Freshman Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, D-N.Y., has many policy ambitions, among them she floated the idea of hiking the top tax rate to a whopping 70 percent to pay for a “Green New Deal.” Although a chorus of media liberals defended and even applauded the socialist’s “soak the rich” suggestion, some high-profile […]

Australian Politics – Bigger Surplus A Danger For The Labor Party, But Dare The Liberal Government Wait Until May?

December 17, 2018 by

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By Andrew Bolt ~ Good news for the Morrison Government: Next year’s long-awaited ­return to surplus… will be revised up in today’s budget update… to just over $4bn… This is forecast to… reach accumulated surpluses of $30bn by 2021-22. Most of the improvement comes from surging revenue, not more cuts. Will that rise in revenue […]

Mid-Day Digest

October 17, 2018 by

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THE FOUNDATION “If we can prevent the government from wasting the labors of the people, under the pretence of taking care of them, they must become happy.” —Thomas Jefferson (1802) Comment | Share IN TODAY’S EDITION Trump is making America’s economy great again. Dems are fine with “money in politics” as long as it’s from leftist billionaires. […]

Taking Vows — and Meaning It

September 30, 2018 by

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The divorce rate is way down and Millennials should get a lot of the credit. By Michael Swartz  ~   Say what you will about the Millennials — and we have — they seem to have at least one redeeming quality: Once they get married, they have been (so far) staying that way. This is according to University […]

Repeating the Mistakes of the 2008 Economic Crash

September 23, 2018 by

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Some are turning back to the very policies that laid the foundation for the crisis in the first place. By Louis DeBroux  ~   “Progress, far from consisting in change, depends on retentiveness. When experience is not retained, as among savages, infancy is perpetual. Those who cannot remember the past are condemned to repeat it.” —George […]