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Tag: fiscal responsbility
  • Beware, the fiscal cliff!

    Since the end of the election, political pundits all across America have been buzzing about the dreaded “Fiscal Cliff.” There is a sense of panic in the air, and even among American households, the fiscal cliff has quickly become a primary concern. However, many of us have seen trouble coming for a long time. In …

  • Ron Paul Returns $100,000 to the Treasury

    Ron Paul truly walks the walk on fiscal conservatism: Like him or hate him, Dr. Ron Paul doesn’t just talk a big game about fiscal conservatism, he lives it.  In 2008, his congressional office returned $58,000 to the Treasury.  In 2009, his office returned $90,000.  Now, according to an official press release, Dr. Ron Paul’s …

  • Who is David Walker? Fiscal Wake-Up Call!

    David Walker is the former Comptroller General and head of the GAO.  He also is honest about the fiscal nightmare America has been facing for years. Check out this great news segment from 2007. Walker addresses the “fiscal cancer” that could “bankrupt America” if dramatic changes are not made immediately.  This was his clarion call …

  • Conservatives and Fiscal Responsibility with P.J. O’Rourke

    Here is an entertaining talk by P.J. O’Rourke on conservative hypocrisy about fiscal responsibility and the dangers of socialism.  The great thing about O’Rourke is that he is often the only entertaining and sensible conservative Bill Maher allows on his show (except when he has Ron Paul on, of course).