Representative Louie Gohmert of Texas notes that the federal government has committed to spend--or has already spent--close to $7 Trillion in an attempt to jump-start the U.S. economy. It "only" takes in $1.2 Trillion (one number he mentioned) to $2 Trillion (the number his interviewer mentioned) in income taxes each year.
"Why not give the money to the people who can really use it?" he asks. "Let's get rid of the cronyism and the fat-cat paybacks. . . ."
I kind of like the idea!
Genesis 1 and 2: "Straightforward historical narrative"? - I have been following Dr. Joel Duff's Naturalis Historia blog for some time. Yesterday, he offered what I called a "concise summary of some key issues" tha...
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