5 Baffling Examples of Government Waste

LISTEN TO TLR’S LATEST PODCAST: Written by Carson Seeger There’s a quote that the left absolutely adores by  former Supreme Court Justice Oliver Wendell Holmes, “taxes are what we pay for a civilized society.” Liberals often misquote Holmes with a smirk on their face expecting the argument to end right there.  Fortunately, Arizona Senator Jeff

SC Bill Would Legalize Gambling to Pay For Roads

LISTEN TO TLR’S LATEST PODCAST: Who’s gonna build the roooaads? Well, one SC lawmaker has an idea. Enter Rep. Todd Rutherford, D-Columbia, who introduced a bill to legalize gambling which included a constitutional amendment question for the 2018 ballot asking voters if they desire to bet on horses and allow casinos in order to avoid

Whoops! Hillary Clinton, “We Are Going To Raise Taxes On The Middle Class” [VIDEO]

By: Liberty Laura Now, this was more than likely a mistake. But at least she’s being honest.

Gary Johnson Is “Not Getting Elected King,” But Supports “Simplifying And Lowering Taxes” [VIDEO]

By: Liberty Laura In an interview during Freedom Fest last week, Libertarian presidential candidate Gary Johnson expressed his support for simplifying taxes, while acknowledging the limits of presidential power. He notes that he is not “King,” and cannot make unilateral decisions as the other two major candidate seem to be promising.

Gary Johnson is Open to Government Subsidized Income

By: Jeff Caldwell In an article shared on Facebook by Our America Initiative, Gary Johnson is described as being “open” to the idea of Universal Basic Income paid for with a carbon tax. Our America Initiative states in the headline text of the post, “A Basic Income – though worrisome if a mere addition to the government mass now drowning the economy

Woman Arrested For Seeking A $94 Million Tax Refund

A Cobb County, Georgia woman was arrested after she filed a fax tax return which sought a refund of $94 million. Brigitte Jackson allegedly tried to trick the government into paying her the millions and was arrested at the bank counter in a local grocery store. Georgia Department of Revenue Special Investigations Chief Josh Waites said “It

Patriotic CEO Loves America, But Obama’s Taxes Are Forcing Her Overseas

Heath Bresch is a patriotic American and CEO of generic drug company Mylan who says that although she loves America, she’s got to take her business overseas due to the tax rate. She says that the generic industry has saved the United States over a trillion dollars in drug costs over the last decade but