With little fanfare, Vermont is preparing to become the first state to implement a single-payer, government-run health-care system. The Vermont plan, if implemented, would abolish private health insurance in the state and replace it with a taxpayer-funded system under which the state government directly pays doctors and hospitals. Of course the state is having a […]
After trillions of spent dollars on our government’s supposed “War on Poverty”, what exactly does the United States have to show for it? Millions still live in poverty (although the definition of “poverty” in the United States includes ownership of flat screen TVs, cable/satellite television service and high speed Internet) despite the enormous toll the […]
The U.S. government has cleverly designed a social entitlement system that pays people more than the minimum wage in 35 states according to the Cato Institute, a system that deincentivizes work and encourages lifelong dependence on the welfare state, not to mention solidifies a solid and reliable voting block.
In a recent letter to the American people, the Libertarian Party wrote that the voting population in this country are being raked over the coals, drained of their hard-earned money and systematically dumbed down through big government political initiatives disguised as genuine assistance. “By blending tax hikes with (alleged) government spending cuts, they try to […]
Let’s be frank: your kids are not entitled to a good job. They are not entitled to a college education, a big house, a steady income or a stress-free life. They also are not entitled to my money (or anyone else’s) or supposedly “free” healthcare, a free lunch or free car. Your kids are not […]