Could you use an extra $1,200 a year? Sure, we all could. Well, I have a plan …
Decriminalize it instead. Just repeal every law forbidding people from using, growing or selling it, and leave it at that. Legalizing has come to mean something very different: states creating new bureaucracies to license and control it, and imposing new taxes to fuel more spending on political projects. If this headline doesn’t give you the heebie jeebies, […]
Do you share my suspicion that those ten words of the Constitution were really the whole purpose of that document, and all the rest is just scaffolding and window dressing? P.S: The latest Republican tax “reform” plan is just silly tinkering (again), amounting to little more than changing out a minor gear or two in […]
I have a point of view about politics and “government” that puts me at odds with many of my family, friends and people I meet. It’s uncomfortable. I don’t like the distance it puts between me and people I care about. Of course, I would love to change their minds to bring them around to […]
To be clear, I don’t live in Alabama now. But I grew up there, in Mobile, and spent many years in Birmingham. For that reason, people assume I must take special interest in the Senate race there. I don’t.