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home : opinion September 27, 2016



Another liberal program fails to fulfill its promise
If you have been paying attention you might have heard last week that Aetna, Inc., one of the nations largest health insurance providers, will be following United Health and Humana in dropping its participation in Obamacare. It seems they are all losing too much money on the program so they are pulling out.
Those remaining in the program are predicting rates will be increasing 18 percent to 24 percent next year.

Thursday, September 1, 2016


A normal slowdown could lead to an abnormal recession
For the first time in years, I'm beginning to feel a little skittish about the markets and economy. It's an odd feeling. Not only because the markets are at all-time highs, but also because the last eight years are littered with embarrassed financial "experts" who predicted imminent doom. Of course, I'm not going to be nearly that dramatic about it, so I'll put it like this: I don't see much that can push us forward -- but I see lots of things that could push us back.
Wednesday, August 3, 2016

Conservative pundits abandon America
Imagine our founding fathers sitting around and debating the Declaration of Independence. Questions like, what do you mean by "all men are created equal"; or, "they are endowed by their Creator with certain unalienable rights.." arose.
I am sure there were many who protested and said they were not pledging their lives, fortunes or sacred honor unless their specific grievances were addressed. But ultimately they came together and the miracle of the United States was born.
Fast forward 240 years and uncomfortable with primary voters choice of Donald Trump many self professed conservatives have declared they cannot support Trump. They are advising voters choose another candidate or don't vote.

Thursday, July 28, 2016


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