Category Archives: ECONOMY

So let me understand……… Congressional Perks.

Congress seems not to care about the economy and how it affects our lives. Let us look at what we pay for their inability to do anything meaningful. Each Congressman or Senator receives: Continue reading

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So let me understand……… Tax the internet??

The Federal Government is about to pass a law allowing State and local communities to collect sales taxes on items you ordered out of state and have delivered. They argue it levels the playing field for those small businesses that are ‘Brick and mortar” and have to collect and return the tax money to the state/ county/ city they live in. Continue reading

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So let me understand…Air travel

So let me understand……….

The Public is being subjected to delays at airports because of Sequester. The Administration claims it had no other choice. Let us look at the facts:
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So let me understand- Head Start and Sequester

So let me understand…….

The Administration has sent our dire warnings on how sequester would affect the Head Start Program. They claim 70,000 students would be thrown out of Head start due to the 5% reduction from Sequestration. Let us look at the facts: Continue reading

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So let me understand…Pay Cut

So let me understand…….

The President has voluntarily cut his salary 5% and is returning it to the Government in solidarity with federal workers who face furlough. Let us look at the facts: Continue reading

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So let me understand…… Navigators

The Administration announced that “navigators” will start to be hired in October. Their purpose is to help people decide what insurance they want to purchase in the health exchanges. Some facts about them: Continue reading

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So let me understand….. Sequester and the Military

When Sequester began, we were told by the Administration we could not send an additional aircraft carrier to the Persian Gulf. As a minor addition, the Marine Band was told it could no longer do guest appearances in parades. Yet; Continue reading

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