Posts Tagged ‘america’


The tax that was supposed to soak the rich has instead soaked America. The beneficiary of the income tax has not been the poor, but big government. The income tax has given us a government bureaucracy that outnumbers the manufacturing work force. It has created welfare dependencies that have entrapped millions of Americans in an underclass that is forced to live a sordid existence of trading votes for government handouts.

Paul Craig Roberts (1939- ) Economist, former Assistant Secretary of the Treasury in the Reagan Administration

“As many have observed, the coming-together moment in Tucson after the shooting wasn’t a memorial, it was an event. The White House put it on: ‘Together We Thrive — Tucson and America.’ T-shirts carried the message, and signs were placed on seats for Obama’s speech. To say this was in bad taste is an egregious understatement. Why didn’t they just call it a campaign whistle stop?”

– columnist Jon Rappoport


I have never seen more senators express discontent with their jobs. … I think the major cause is that, deep down in our hearts, we have been accomplices to doing something terrible and unforgivable to this wonderful country. Deep down in our hearts, we know that we have bankrupted America and that we have given our children a legacy of bankruptcy. … We have defrauded our country to get ourselves elected.

John C. Danforth (1936- ) US Senator (MO-R)