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The Boehner-Obama Budget Deal Explained in One Chart

The Boehner-Obama Budget Deal Explained in One Chart

Thursday, October 29, 2015, by Paul Winfree, writing for the Daily Signal, a publication of The Heritage Foundation The Bipartisan Budget Act of 2015 would result in $85 billion in…

This Is the Worst Budget Deal GOP Has Negotiated Since George H.W. Bush Violated No New Taxes Pledge

This Is the Worst Budget Deal GOP Has Negotiated Since George H.W. Bush Violated No New Taxes Pledge

Wednesday, October 28, 2015, by Stephen Moore, writing for the Daily Signal, a publication of The Heritage Foundation Halloween is looking especially scary this year. On Monday, Republican leaders in…

Arlington Continues to Pig Out on Federal Programs and Grants

Arlington Continues to Pig Out on Federal Programs and Grants

Friday, October 16, 2015, by Buddy Saunders At Tuesday’s City Council meeting, the Council approved resolutions authorizing the following: “The application for and the acceptance of a Motor Carrier Assistance…

What to Do – Part IV

What to Do – Part IV

Friday, October 2, 2015, by Frank Kuchar Well, the fiscal year ended Wednesday and again our elected officials, both in the administration and in Congress failed to fulfill their fiscal…

NCPA: Why the Federal Government Fails, plus other News!

NCPA: Why the Federal Government Fails, plus other News!

Keep up with the latest insights regarding energy, the environment, health care, and government spending. Read the National Center for Policy Analysis (NCPA) summaries, then if you want more information,…

What to Do – Part III

What to Do – Part III

Friday, September 25, 2015, by Frank Kuchar Since FDR’s New Deal, the general government in Washington has grown into an insufferable Medusa.  To “slay” this “Medusa” (and no, I’m not…

Social Security: Robbing Peter to Pay Paul

Social Security: Robbing Peter to Pay Paul

Friday, July 24, 2015, by Buddy Saunders Liberal or conservative, rare is the senior who doesn’t bristle at any suggestion of cutting Social Security. “Tax my children and grandchildren more…

What Will It Cost? A Question We Should Ask More Often.

What Will It Cost? A Question We Should Ask More Often.

Friday, July 17, 2015, by Buddy Saunders As we all know all too well, government spends every dollar it gets its hands on. That is an immutable given. To the…

Taxpayer, Are You Ready to Spend $809 Million on Another Bond Package?

Taxpayer, Are You Ready to Spend $809 Million on Another Bond Package?

Wednesday, July 15, 2015, by Buddy Saunders Recently two big bond packages totaling nearly a billion dollars were approved by voters ($236 million City of Arlington, $663 Arlington ISD). Now…

Arlington Spectator: ‘The MAX’ Analysis

Arlington Spectator: ‘The MAX’ Analysis

During the wonderful month of July, your city council decides to take off for a summer break. This is easily the most successful month of the year for your city…

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