The Death Tax Harms All Americans

The Death Tax or the Estate Tax harms everyone.  It should be eliminated entirely. It is unfair to the deceased who had used after-tax income throughout his working life to accumulate assets and now is taxed heavily at his death. It is unfair in that to pay the estate...

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Another Method to Prevent Voter Fraud

By CHUCK RETONDO  Glenn, That is a great point that I missed:  voter registration is by state and eligibility rules vary slightly by state, and of course residency in all the various levels of elective office (city, county, school district, congressional districts,...

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Publishing Leaks Should be Criminal Offenses

The leaking and publishing of Trumps classified conversations with Nieto and Turnbull is terrible.  The President should be able to have a confidential conversation with other heads of govt.   The leaking of the classified info is criminal.  Why isn't publishing it...

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Turn Left or Right or Go Straight

For years now, I’ve been thinking of the idea that there is some “compromise” in the middle between the left and right is sort of like that scene in Thelma and Louise (which I never saw) where they drive into the Grand Canyon.  The actual parable I use is different...

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Pass Bills in Congress One Item at a Time

I finally saw it in print. For the last six months I have been asking the question: Why does Congress always try to pass a complicated bill involving many pages including many different items? I have never gotten a good answer. What seemed common sense to me is that...

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