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The United States Postal Service is Being Destroyed

The United States Postal Service is Being Destroyed

    By Naomi Fisher  The USPS, with 640,000 employees, is among the largest employers in all 50 states – and the single largest civilian employer of veterans!  Consider: If USPS is destroyed all those employees will join the ranks of unemployed. Our Nation is having trouble making unemployment payments now. What will happen when […]

Reagan Redux? The Federal Budget Battle Shapes Up

Reagan Redux? The Federal Budget Battle Shapes Up

  By Thomas L. Knapp It’s Donald Trump’s first work week as president of the United States and already, The Hill reports, he “may be headed into a big fight with Republican lawmakers with his plans for dramatic cuts to federal spending.” Dramatic cuts? Not really: “Team Trump is relying on proposals outlined last year […]

With Release of Budget Plan, House Conservatives Push For Steeper Cuts

With Release of Budget Plan, House Conservatives Push For Steeper Cuts

Editor’s note: Interesting that this hasn’t come out in “mainstream media” that  a significant alternative has been proposed to both the Democrat and Republican official budget versions, which aren’t all that far apart. It is difficult to understand why a group comprising an overwhelming majority of House Republicans doesn’t have more influence on the budget. By Josh […]