Taxes/Taxation


Communist-Linked Apollo Alliance Dictates to Congress

Matthew Vadum | July 31, 2009

President Obama’s new “green jobs” czar Van Jones, an avowed militant communist, had been on the board of the pressure group Apollo…

Big Fat Tax

Matthew Vadum | July 28, 2009

Another blast from the past. The Los Angeles Times reports that the Urban Institute is clamoring for a new tax…

Dueling Waterloos

Matthew Vadum | July 21, 2009

Liberal pressure groups are freaking out that President Obama’s monstrous government-run healthcare plan is running into significant roadblocks as even…

Patients United Now Ad

Matthew Vadum | July 21, 2009

Patients United Now, which is a project of Americans for Prosperity Foundation, is now running an effective TV ad opposing…

Dems Dumped Cash On Members During Cap-and-Trade Armtwisting

Matthew Vadum | July 19, 2009

Democratic leaders dumped a ton of cash on Democratic backbenchers in the days leading up to the critical cap-and-trade vote…

Obama Green Jobs Czar is a Crazy Commie Freak from Hell

Matthew Vadum | July 15, 2009

Yes, President Obama’s green jobs “czar” Van Jones is an admitted “rowdy black nationalist,” and a “communist.” Wow. (Hat tip:…

California’s Karen Bass, Leftist Bigot

Matthew Vadum | July 15, 2009

Another example of what’s gone wrong in California. California Assembly Speaker Karen Bass, a former community organizer, told the Los…

Rothschild’s Warning

Matthew Vadum | July 11, 2009

I was just going through some old files and I stumbled upon New York magazine’s condescending writeup of Democrat Lynn…

Senate Kills Federal Reserve Audit

Matthew Vadum | July 10, 2009

After Sen. Ben Nelson (D-Nebraska) used a procedural trick in the U.S. Senate to torpedo a longshot legislative bid that would have had the Government…

Pickens Explains His Support for Totalitarian Cap-and-Trade Bill

Matthew Vadum | July 7, 2009

Billionaire T. Boone Pickens, who has supported many worthy free-market causes in his life, explained on the “Glenn Beck Program”…