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Get Off Your Asses!

Sequestration. Some love it … some hate it. From every bit of tape and print i can find from 2011 and 2012, no one that voted to pass Sequestration ever intended it to go into effect as written. It was … Continue reading

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Sequestration’s First Victims … Job Creation & Economic Development

Sequestration. Some love it … some hate it. From every bit of tape and print i can find from 2011 and 2012, no one that voted to pass Sequestration ever intended it to go into effect as written. It was … Continue reading

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California Forges Ahead With Its Health-Insurance Exchange While Others Dither

State-Run Health Insurance Exchanges …which States are making progress? When did dithering equate to leadership? Never. California is not dithering and is leading the way on State-Created Healthcare Exchanges. As you all know, I am on the board of San … Continue reading

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Sequestration – How To Get $1.2T Without Killing Demand In The Economy

Demand is what drives business growth, opportunity and economic prosperity.  Over the past few years, demand has contracted in many industries, yet over the past 24 months, we have begun to experience a slow and measurable path towards real GDP … Continue reading

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Tax Loopholes and Tax Cuts; The Circus Budget Balancing Act of 2012.

[UPDATE: Here is a link to a great resource which identifies all 172 tax loopholes/deductions http://www.washingtonpost.com/wp-srv/special/politics/tax-code-break-by-break/ As they say in Vegas, now that the cards are on the table, it’s time to place your bets. As a business owner, I … Continue reading

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Tax Policies and Redistribution: What Does History Tell Us?

Do tax policies really matter when it comes to economic growth, job-creation, government debt, government spending, and wealth creation? Yes. I believe tax policies do matter and we have history to provide instructive data as proof. Since our progressive tax … Continue reading

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Will The Real Risk-Takers Please Stand-Up?!

Will the real risk-takers please stand up?! [Marshall Mathers -AKA M&M – has an anthem I enjoy with a chorus line singing: “Will the real Slim-Shady please stand up …” – which is my inspiration for today’s comments] It’s time … Continue reading

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