January 8, 2018 Kyle Kirker

The GOP was hellbent on reforming the tax system, and bringing with it…the apocalypse? Something recently happened in Washington, D.C. so shocking and unexpected that Bernie Sanders had to be resuscitated on the Senate floor by waving a $100 bill under his nose: the Republicans accomplished something. President Trump signed…

December 5, 2017 Brad Johnson 1Comment

Hyperbole is now a strategy. In reflection upon the constitutional republican system they had just established, Benjamin Franklin once said, “Our new Constitution is now established, and has an appearance that promises permanency; but in this world nothing can be said to be certain, except death and taxes.” This is…

October 13, 2017 Logan Kolas

Do you know where your tax dollars are? Republicans have clamored for tax relief for decades and — with control over both chambers of Congress and the Executive — they may finally get their wish. Eerily underlying the tax reform debate lays a hotbed of subsidies given to some of…

August 7, 2017 Logan Kolas

Tax reform may be more difficult than healthcare reform. Just last week the GOP healthcare bill’s roller coaster came to a screeching halt at the fingertips of an unlikely candidate – Sen. John McCain (R-AZ). While President Trump’s attempts to clutch the remnants of the bill as it quickly dissipates…