BOYKIN PLANNING CHALLENGE TO PRECKWINKLE, WITH 1-CENT/OZ. SODA TAX TOP ISSUE

September 20, 2017 BOYKIN PLANNING CHALLENGE TO PRECKWINKLE, WITH 1-CENT/OZ. SODA TAX TOP ISSUE ANALYSIS & OPINION BY RUSS STEWART by RUSS STEWART And now for something completely different: A columnar reversal. Instead of my usual predictions in the final paragraphs, this week they are in the first paragraphs. Prediction Number One: Commissioner Richard Boykin, …

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How constitutional ignorance gave us tyranny of the majority

How constitutional ignorance gave us tyranny of the majority Posted on September 18, 2017 by Special To Personal Liberty 328 Shares This piece, written by Gary M. Galles, was originally published on the Foundation for Economic Education’s website on Sunday, September 17, 2017.  Constitution Day—September 17—marked the anniversary of its 1787 signing. Students will be taught about it…but not because …

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Federal Reserve will continue cutting economic life support

Federal Reserve will continue cutting economic life support Posted on September 19, 2017 by Brandon Smith 91 Shares I remember back in mid-2013 when the Federal Reserve fielded the notion of a “taper” of quantitative easing measures. More specifically, I remember the response of mainstream economic analysts as well as the alternative economic community. I argued fervently in multiple …

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