Tag: taxes

Analysis: Keeping ObamaCare taxes in place will hit American wallets hard starting in 2018

The DC GOPe has seriously dropped the ball on repealing ObamaCare — THE ISSUE that gave them their current majorities.  There have actually been reports that congressional Republicans want to keep the ObamaCare taxes in place.  Well, an independent actuarial…

GOPe keeping ObamaCare taxes, too.

We heard earlier from Rand Paul about his disgust over his colleagues’s ObamaCare hijinks.  Now comes word, via The Wall Street Journal, that Senate Republicans are A-OKAY with the taxes in ObamaCare: With Senate Republicans planning to retain a 3.8% surtax on investment…

Hillary, Death and Taxes

One of Donald Trump’s key issues this year has been abolishing the death tax.  Republicans in DC have paid this lip service before.  Democrats attack the idea as a cozy gift for Park Avenue and Beverly Hills. Actually, it crushes…

North Carolina state taxing and spending by the numbers

As the election season gears up, the phony statistics and the excrement are really going to be flying.  We decided to head some of that off by injecting some interesting, hard data into the discussion.   Revenues.   North Carolina…