The 16th Amendment to the Constitution started 100 years ago with 30 words. Now it almost a million. The 16th Amendment created the federal income tax. Anyone think it's time for tax reform?
I just read that hundreds of big corporations paid no income tax all in 2008 to 2010. Among them are Pepsico, G.E., Boing, Verizon, Mattel, Honeywell, DuPont and Wells Fargo. As you send in your check to the IRS how does that make you feel?
Will somebody besides a lobbyist please explain to me if they are good for anything at all except to cater to the almighty dollar, and possibly with no conscience? I see where they repeatedly represent an entity and are successful in killing a certain bill. I am open-minded, but do they ever accomplish anything good?
Let's make guns as illegal as drugs so we can all have some.
Wow! Delegate Canterbury wants young schoolchildren to work for their lunches by mowing lawns and taking out trash at school? Sounds like a scene right out of a Dickens story to me.
The Toomey-Schumer-Manchin gun bill infringes on our Second Amendment. Proponents claim this gun control bill is a good first step at keeping guns out of the hands of criminals. On the contrary, this bill would seriously alter the normal behaviors of law-abiding citizens while failing to protect anyone from gun violence.
The Mingo County shooting proves that background checks are not a sure way to prevent murder. The government workers responsible for the checks are too busy playing video games, shopping online and talking on their cell phones to do their jobs. More background checks will only add more lazy government workers to the payroll.
The abstinence-only speaker at GW looks sorta hot, how do I get her phone number?
Last week a 4-year-old shot and killed his aunt with his uncle's gun while the uncle watched and another 4-year-old shot and killed his best friend with his father's shotgun. NRA -- explain how a good guy with a gun stops a bad 4-year-old with a gun.
We intelligent people, commonly called liberals, don't have to defend President Obama's policies, they speak for themselves. All are designed to get us out of the Dark Ages, the years 2000-2008.