Thomas Jefferson on taxes

Jefferson’s view on Taxation Did you know for the first 140 years of America  (1776-1916) there was virtually no direct taxation on American citizens? In 1802 when Thomas Jefferson took office he eliminated all direct taxation on US citizens. Tax-free America. This was Jefferson’s vision and I have quotes from him to back it up.… Continue reading Thomas Jefferson on taxes

Countries in the EU

What are the EU counties? I believe in the EU and am a European citizen. I am also an American citizen. The other day I was at the playground with my child and when she was on the swing I was seeing if I could name all 50 US states. I did it with little… Continue reading Countries in the EU

Will America collapse?

This article addresses the ideas will America collapse, but also why people dream of the idea of the fall of the establishment and the rise of post-apocalyptic reality. Define collapse of the United States To answer the question will America collapse or fall, you have to define what this means. To me collapse means a… Continue reading Will America collapse?

Balanced budget amendment

The balanced budget amendment is something that comes up from time to time in the political debates but now is still a pipe dream. It simply is a call for fiscal responsibility. It means the government can not spend more in any given year then it takes in taxes. The only exception would be a… Continue reading Balanced budget amendment