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Specific, not general

When the government takes money from the residents of one state and gives it to another state, it is not providing for general welfare, but rather specific welfare.  The ability to tax to collect revenue for expenditures is only allowed … Continue reading

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No wonder Burnanke wants to leave

The Treasury Department doesn’t include obligations for Medicare, Social Security, Medicaid, and federal and state pensions when they are calculating the federal debt.  Which is good, because THAT number is already at $86.8 trillion and expected to rise to $220 … Continue reading

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I am NOT making this up

“According to data collected by the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS), Medicare has spent more than $240 million of taxpayer money on penis pumps for elderly men over the past decade, and will surpass a quarter of a … Continue reading

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