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Tag: partisanship
  • Choose principle over party

    This was originally printed in the Daily Tarheel (Chapel Hill, NC) on Friday, February 8, 2013. You can view the original link here. You might have noticed that folks around Chapel Hill are paying a lot more attention to the governorship nowadays. While I’d like to think that people heeded my advice and decided to …

  • The Absurdity of the Tax Cut Debate

    Restricting the national conversation to tax cuts effectively prevents any real fiscal reform from ever happening on Capitol Hill. That’s because cutting taxes without cutting spending isn’t really cutting taxes at all. It’s deferring taxes to the future. Imagine yourself in financial trouble, worrying over how much of your expenses you should pay with cash …

  • The anti-war George Will

    Now he’s two for two, advocating withdrawl from both Iraq and Afghanistan. Yes, this is likely a matter of being opposed to “Democratic wars,” (just as the ‘peacenik’ left has mostly exposed itself as phony) but the optimist within me says that people do change. Perhaps Will’s Road to Damascus will lead him to the liberty …