Mau-mauing the swamp dwellers

Facebook and YouTube continue to bury, or outright ban, well founded commentary on CCP virus public policy and the myriad election irregularities of which the Uniparty disapproves. They aren't alone. Amazon has banned books. Twitter banned all mention of Hunter Biden's laptop, including suspending the New York Post's account. That ban arguably lasted long enough… Continue reading Mau-mauing the swamp dwellers

Making the obvious virtuous

Businesses controlled by "any major figure in government" will be prohibited from receiving loans or investments from Treasury Department programs included in a $2 trillion CCP virus relief plan. Senate Minority Leader Charles E. Schumer (D-N.Y.) proudly stressed to CNN that the provision applies to "[A]ny major figure in government. That makes sense," he said,… Continue reading Making the obvious virtuous

Public/Pirate partnerships

Friday, I noted Michigan's private marketing bureau rip-off. It just gets worse. Michigan Senate Bill 97. Emphasis mine: To give state and local government agencies the power to enter into joint operating arrangements with a particular business for purposes of building a hospital or transportation facilities. The private operator would benefit from tax exemptions and… Continue reading Public/Pirate partnerships

YOU are a Trump donor

Donald Trump makes a big deal out of using his own money to finance his campaign. He mentioned it again last night when he was booed for insulting the audience:Trump said he was self-funding his campaign, so Republican donors weren't a fan of his candidacy."The reason they're not loving me is I don't want their… Continue reading YOU are a Trump donor

Open Letter to Senator McConnell

Dear Mr. Majority Leader,I watched Senator Cruz speak on the Senate floor about your vow that there would be no vote allowed on renewal of the Export-Import Bank. Either Senator Cruz suffers from a catastrophic hearing impairment combined with serious cognitive disability, or your assurance was akin to “if you like your doctor, you can… Continue reading Open Letter to Senator McConnell

Crapitalism

I'm afraid this ex post facto Export-Import Bank Solyndra subsidy will typify Obamatrade if it's enacted.Q: When would the U.S. government subsidize a U.S. export that had happened in the previous year and that was estimated to create zero jobs?A: When the U.S. exporter was politically connected Solyndra, and the subsidizing agency is the Export-Import… Continue reading Crapitalism