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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
>Democrats<
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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Arvind Gavali April 24, 2014 at 01:47 pm
Yes. We should definitely legalize marijuana. Not just because it's fair, but it just makes sense.Read More People talk about the drug wars that are caused by drugs like Marijuana. That will go away once it is legalized and regulated. No more sneaking around and getting Marijuana the illegal way. Nothing laced with the Marijuana. You know what you are getting and it eliminates the opportunity for dealers to make money illegally which would therefore eliminate gang violence due to the growing and distributing of Marijuana. It would bring in a good amount of tax dollars that can be spent wisely if we have competent politicians. It would provide jobs in a time where we can use them. It would make it legal for farmers to grow hemp which is essentially the marijuana plant with no buds. Hemp has a million uses such as rope and textiles that we are missing out on because the growing of Marijuana is illegal. Even when they are male plants that do not produce buds for smoking. My personal attitude is if we are going to keep alcohol and tobacco legal, knowing how many lives are lost and ruined every year, how can we make Marijuana illegal??? Studies have shown that alcohol kills and Marijuana does not. So why not give it a 21 yr old age limit and allow adults to make the decision to smoke Marijuana if they choose to? I still personally think that many of the harsh drugs should stay illegal, but there are plenty of studies and knowledge proving that Marijuana is much safer and less health risks. Arvind
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.
Pam Z January 23, 2014 at 04:34 pm
Democrats and Republicans one and the same on the county council. Both = UN Agenda. More GovernmentRead More control to push everyone where they want to place them.Time for Democrats to wake up to the fact that their heart to really help people have turned into only helping the elite and time for the Republicans to wake up to the fact that they are also only helping the elite.
Caryn Jaeschke January 24, 2014 at 11:29 am
I agree with Pam Z. Has anyone read about Agenda 21? How can we stop this Progressive nonsense?
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Warren Martin January 3, 2014 at 01:07 pm
So, has anyone researched this site? When you go to the site there is not a site but a sign up pageRead More asking for info -scam alert right off the bat. If its a real deal then great idea, but they need to have a site people can look at and not one that sends up Red Flags.
Ann Learner January 5, 2014 at 04:07 pm
I searched and found a Patch editor Aldrin Brown, Regional Editor for California's Inland EmpireRead More cluster l in 2010 with a Facebook page he has not updated since this July. Is this a new Coffee party idea-get people together and see what THEY want to do http://www.coffeepartyusa.com/ https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Coffee_Party_USA OR read Warren Martin's ideas
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flyoverland December 15, 2013 at 10:57 am
You should know the two big plans offered here do not cover any BJC facility, including SitemanRead More Cancer Center, Kling Proton Center, Children's Hospital. If you get a complex cancer, today your local hospital, the ones covered under ObamaCare will refer you to Siteman for advanced care. If you sign up for this, starting in January, they will not be able to send you there unless you want to pay out of pocket.
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