May 17, 2022 12:00 pm

Gov. Newsom Proposes Eliminating One of California’s Many Marijuana Taxes

The cultivation tax has driven up the cost of growing cannabis, fueling illegal operations and the state’s enormous black market.

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May 11, 2022 10:51 am

Congress Could Nearly Double U.S. Border Budget With $40 Billion They’re Sending Ukraine

Congress refuses to address our own crises, virtue-signaling about aid to Ukraine without ensuring the money falls into the proper hands.

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April 13, 2022 8:00 am

The Defense Budget Keeps Ballooning To Fund Fleeting U.S. Primacy

The proposed defense budget reaches $813 billion, and politicians still can’t think critically about how to spend it.

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April 5, 2022 4:01 pm

Biden’s Big Government Centrism

  President Biden’s 5.8 trillion dollars fiscal year 2023 budget increases “discretionary” spending to 1.6 trillion dollars. The remaining 4.2 trillion dollars of spending consists of “mandatory” spending, including on Social Security, Medicare, a…

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April 4, 2022 2:15 pm

Joe Biden Wants To Spend How Much? On What Now?

Plus: What is the libertarian stake in the culture war over school curriculums?

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April 1, 2022 1:52 pm

Biden Is Clueless About Inflation

The president’s $5.8 trillion budget shows he wants more of the same government spending that is already sending prices through the roof.

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April 1, 2022 11:23 am

Return of Pork Barrel Politics: The Biden Budget Failure

In case you missed it, President Biden signed a $1.5 trillion spending bill on March 15, 2022. But that price tag is not what makes the bill stand out. What makes the bill stand out is what it represents: the failure of Washington D.C. politicians to follow their own requirements for passing a budget….
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March 29, 2022 2:35 am

Here’s How Much ‘Bidenflation’ Is Really Taking Out Of Your Bank Account

Near-8 percent inflation sounds high, but look at the actual drain on your paycheck and spike in your expenses, and it feels a lot higher.

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March 28, 2022 12:50 pm

Biden Is Trying To Pass a Wealth Tax—Again. It Could Be Unconstitutional.

The president’s new budget plan calls on Congress to tax wealthy Americans’ unrealized capital gains.

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March 21, 2022 2:20 am

Congress Wants To Charge You Billions For Earmarks And Call It A Budget

The American people will be left with $4 billion in needless spending that is virtually meaningless to the average individual.

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March 18, 2022 12:20 pm

Blame Biden for High Gas Prices

The president is running from his own hefty contributions to record gas prices and inflation.

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March 18, 2022 2:15 am

Most Cities’ Responses To Homelessness Actually Enable Even More Homelessness

Housing First fails because it doesn’t address root causes of homelessness: unaddressed mental illness and substance use disorders.

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