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knee jerk July 3, 2014 at 07:27 pm
No, Igor: If it comes out of their mouths it is the truth. You on the other hand have to proveRead More everything you say. At least that's the way it seemed when I last did jury duty. Hypocrisy.
Igor July 4, 2014 at 05:27 pm
Last time I had jury duty, the judge giving the instructions told us that when listening toRead More testimony, the police testimony holds no more credence than the average citizen. If you fight a ticket, guess who the judge is going to believe?
knee jerk July 4, 2014 at 07:58 pm
My point exactly.
George Soros was the impetus behind the founding of the Democratic Alliance, reports Watchdog.org.
Porter gladstone May 13, 2014 at 01:34 pm
voice--you have never heard of quantitative easing yet you call other people idiots? Other peopleRead More lost? Look it up--then claim that you are an expert on it or something. hahah... gotta love these dolts who simply regurgitate "that's fox news" as though its gotta be false. Talk about brainwashed programmed dopes. Voice you are out of it.
kk May 13, 2014 at 03:27 pm
According to William A. Niskanen, one of the architects of Reaganomics, "Reagan delivered onRead More each of his four major policy objectives, although not to the extent that he and his supporters had hoped", and notes that the most substantial change was in the tax code, where the top marginal individual income tax rate fell from 70.1% to 28.4%, and there was a "major reversal in the tax treatment of business income", with effect of "reducing the tax bias among types of investment but increasing the average effective tax rate on new investment". Roger Porter, another architect of the program, acknowledges that the program was weakened by the many hands that changed the President's calculus, such as Congress.[2][21] President Reagan, has remained popular as an antitax hero despite raising taxes eleven times over the course of his presidency, all in the name of fiscal responsibility.[22] Reagan ultimately raised taxes more times than he cut them.[23] According to Paul Krugman, "Over all, the 1982 tax increase undid about a third of the 1981 cut; as a share of GDP, the increase was substantially larger than Mr. Clinton's 1993 tax increase."[10] According to historian and domestic policy adviser Bruce Bartlett, Reagan's tax increases over the course of his presidency took back half of the 1981 tax cut. Though since the Reagan tax reductions, top marginal tax rates have remained lower than at any point in US history since 1931, when the top marginal rate was raised from 25% to 63%. [24]
Gary May 13, 2014 at 04:21 pm
It's not the number of times that count, it's the size of the resulting cuts, and txes dropped underRead More Reagan, and economy boomed. Reagan's tax increases were part of a deal with Democrats to reduce spending. The taxes went up but the spending cuts never occurred. Just like Reagan's amnesty was supposed to be tied to border enforcement. Reagan's two biggest mistakes involved trusting Democrats to hold up their end of the deal. Those of us who remember that will never be fooled again.
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WompBomp June 13, 2014 at 03:18 pm
T as in Truth June 13, 2014 at 09:35 pm
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T as in Truth June 13, 2014 at 09:37 pm
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Tass Kandle June 20, 2014 at 09:56 am
They can put fruity/marshmallow flavors in vodka ( product that is KNOWN to kill people) but not inRead More e-cigarettes, a product that I believe saved my life? Sorry but you can pull my cappuccino flavor loaded vape pen from my cold dead lips.
Becky June 20, 2014 at 12:44 pm
Extremely good point, Tass Kandle. Makes me wonder about their real motivation.
Jerry Schmidt June 20, 2014 at 01:58 pm
motivation...."Total control"
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WMS826 May 5, 2014 at 03:18 pm
Democrat equals communist these days.
Frank W. Chupka May 6, 2014 at 12:24 am
more liberal vomit. they twist the facts to suit themselves. gun violence? what's that? I ownRead More guns and they NEVER get violent.
John Tips May 6, 2014 at 09:15 am
The bottom line - gun free zones are great for criminals who already don't care about laws!
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DICK STEINBERG April 23, 2014 at 05:01 pm
no, no, no. where are the comments? this is a drug with the same physical consequences as any otherRead More illegal drug. those who support legalization are also supporting the drug cartels who stand to destroy the health and well being of our citizens.
Hydra April 23, 2014 at 07:08 pm
First it's a plant. Second allowing legal production here would remove the cartels from theRead More equation. During prohibition the gangs ran all the liquor operations. Upon repeal legitimate business took over.
Mr Lundt April 23, 2014 at 10:53 pm
There is more to the equation than money. The great thing about the US is that the states can tryRead More certain laws and see the TOTAL impact. To early to tell. The reality is that the pot farmers in Mexico(and all over) are now growing and producing harsher drugs. So does not hurt or help the drug dealers or cartels---they simply switch drugs. The fact that the author can only talk about short term economic changes means they are VERY short sided and greedy. Let Colorado and Washington be our petri dish and do not rush to decide the outcome after only a few months.
Jon Daniel, angry young man, and Jim Ardis, mayor of Peoria. (The mayor's photo is on the right, if you couldn't tell.)
Bob April 25, 2014 at 09:48 am
and Voice...you call this punk kid a "hero" for impersonating a public official...smokingRead More dope? The real "hero's" are overseas fighting, bleeding and dying for us.....like i said.....you're an idiot....
terrydjackson May 14, 2014 at 04:17 am
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dixon-bruce June 13, 2014 at 11:26 am
Let's get to the point. What Jon Daniel tweeted was not true parody (or impersonation) at all.Read More Political parody should mimic the target's personality and actions, not present unrealistic scenarios that bear no resemblance to his behavior. For an example of true parody, see the Onion's current take-off of Eric Cantor. What Daniel did was nasty and unimaginative.
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AZ WI April 15, 2014 at 10:14 pm
Should those people who knew about Kramer's behavior be indicted too?
Mr Lundt April 16, 2014 at 08:37 am
Whom are you referring to AZ WI? I trust not that partial story in the MJS?
Dean Dewson April 3, 2014 at 03:51 am
Congratulations are in order to Mayor-Elect Reilly!
Dean Dewson April 3, 2014 at 03:56 am
Congratulations are in order to Mayor Elect Reilly and I highly doubt he would mess with an event asRead More popular and trouble free as the Friday Night Live. I do know however, that several of his most vocal supporters are the people who were trying to at least cut way back on the Friday Night Live events, so he may have to resist that pressure from those people. I was at one of the debates and the subject came up and he denied any plans to change it, so we'll see if he keeps his word or not! I for one think it would be an early political suicide to do so, that's a very popular event that unlike a lot of large gatherings, has had basically zero trouble, I think a lot of the people who voted for him over the former mayor would not be happy about that!
Mr Lundt April 5, 2014 at 11:42 am
Louise---Any suggestions to make it "not ugly"?
Hydra April 1, 2014 at 09:42 am
Yolanda what location were you voting at?
Mr Lundt April 1, 2014 at 03:28 pm
IF you support vacant downtown buildings, political division, and loss of businesses--then SupportRead More Scrima! If you have the extreme position that we need more jobs and cooperation then vote Shawn Reilly.
Carl Spackler April 1, 2014 at 04:24 pm
This has to be the best April Fool Joke Ever, Jeff Scrima. I received an e mail from Jeff ScrimaRead More asking for my vote. It is interesting that the only time I ever contacted Mr. Scrima it was regarding an issue which I contacted him at city hall. Evidently while he will not return calls or e mails regarding city business he is too busy yet he feels fine stealing the names of constituents for his electioneering. Jeff, if you are listening...we are fed up with your pathetic excuse of leadership and that is going to change today! Good riddance.
Mr Lundt March 31, 2014 at 04:48 pm
Shoe in-----
Mr Lundt March 31, 2014 at 04:49 pm
If empty businesses and buildings could vote---Scrima would be a shoe in.
Hydra March 31, 2014 at 04:54 pm
The dead can still vote so he does have that going for him
State Rep. Bill Kramer (WI State Assembly)
Mr Lundt March 6, 2014 at 01:26 pm
Sarresa--I have not heard of ONE person supporting Kramers action. He needs to go...period. TheRead More real eye opener is how Republicans handled the situation as opposed at how the democrats handle their idiots.
Mr Lundt March 6, 2014 at 01:28 pm
Not even Tom defended his actions--- sadly he did fall back on his tinfoil hat conspiracy theoryRead More despite a long history of public and private issues,
Rufus Jackson March 9, 2014 at 10:45 pm
C'mon Bill! Just hope their aren't more women comin out, then it could be a trap thing. So who isRead More gonna replace this guy? Zero chance he runs again, skw won't allow that on his ballot. He probably resigns and gets rich as a consultant.
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Mr Lundt January 28, 2014 at 02:20 pm
Pete admitted he was a communist. I guess honesty means something...
Tom Hollman January 30, 2014 at 08:17 am
Just be a little patient Obama might fess-up yet but maybe not till we're rid of Him and HisRead More healthcare monopoly for good in 2016
Matt Gamble January 30, 2014 at 11:56 am
@Catherine. Really? Who gave you this idea? Pete Seeger was an admitted Communist!! Do you likeRead More communist regimes? I know a place where you can move and the president talks like that all the time. Why don't you and your band of left wing radical facists, go where your unicorns and pixy dust run free in mother Russia if you like communism so much. Your writing this is a disgrace to every man, woman and child that have faught for your right to spew this garbage. Oh, and ask your friends? Besides maybe Barack vs. Putin, how many of your friends would ever have wanted your president to emmulate a communist leader. YOU'"RE A COMMY HACK!!
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Mr Lundt January 17, 2014 at 09:41 am
Because Obama-nomics is an utter failure.
Rufus Jackson March 9, 2014 at 10:46 pm
Maybe Obamacare?? I think it's obvious.
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