You are about to enter a "brave new world."

In the interest of self-preservation I am ending my blog.  The government here is reducing or eliminating taxes, depending on which tax you are talking about.  The new governor is also going to eliminate services, the first of which, I just heard, is the state support of public libraries In order for a government to […]

Redefining "special interests"

The news in the Times this a.m. was chilling… Europeans have boasted about their social model, with its generous vacations and early retirements, its national health care systems and extensive welfare benefits, contrasting it with the comparative harshness of American capitalism. But all over Europe governments with big budgets, falling tax revenues and aging populations […]