WATCH: Ben Carson Defend the Biblical Tithe; ‘God’s a Pretty Fair Guy’

Dr. Ben Carson proved at last night's debate in Cleveland that, unlike so many other politicians, he does not draw a line between his faith and his political views. When the debate turned to taxes, Carson promoted his plan for a 10 percent flat tax, which he said explicitly "is based on tithing, because I think God is a pretty fair Guy." His remarks came after Mike Huckabee proposed a Fair Tax, … [Read more...]

Rick Santorum’s tax policy rewards marriage and having larger families

January 11, 2012 ( - Rick Santorum describes himself as universally pro-life. That includes his tax plan, which policy analysts contend gives couples economic incentives to get married and have larger families. Santorum’s tax proposals would triple the personal deduction for each child and “eliminate marriage tax penalties throughout the federal tax code.” He would retain … [Read more...]

Death (Panels) and Taxes

Barack Obama has unveiled his agenda for balancing the budget: Raising taxes on the living, then sending them to an early grave. In his speech this afternoon, Obama confirmed long-running suspicions that he views extravagant expenditures as “core investments,” believes all wealth belongs to the government, questions the “patriotism” of those who believe in limited government, and plans to set … [Read more...]

Obama Says You’re a Terrorist (And For Once, That’s Bad)

The Lyndon LaRouche people have been pushing a theory for months now that President Obama should be removed from office under the 25th Amendment, on the grounds that he is losing his sanity. If they ever wanted proof, Obama delivered it at yesterday’s press conference. Obama lashed out that Republicans were “hostage-takers,” John Boehner was “a bomb thrower,” and his Democratic critics were … [Read more...]

Al Gore’s Alternate Reality

Former "real president" and Current TV owner Al Gore scored a 7 on the MoveOn meter during his remarks in Stockholm, Sweden, yesterday. "If awd been elected president," the former pseudo-centrist croaked, "We would not have invaded a country that did not attack us. We would not have taken money from the working families and given it to the most wealthy families. We would not be trying to … [Read more...]