Normally an emotion-driven movement, liberalism recognizes patriotism primarily in actions that keep the government functioning on a day-to-day basis. It does not wax poetic about history except to condemn dead heroes, nor does it appreciate freedom of religion; it places self-defense out of reach of the common man, and rather than independence, it stresses dependence at every turn. 645 more words
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I hate paying taxes. When March rolls around (tax time in Japan), it’s not so bad in that I actually get money back (after the pain of filling out all the tax forms). 535 more words
(CBS) – In the race for Illinois governor, some very clear distinctions emerged Thursday between incumbent Pat Quinn and Republican challenger Bruce Rauner.
CBS 2 Chief Correspondent Jay Levine was at a candidates’ forum sponsored by the Metropolitan Planning Council, where the two opponents talked about tax policy. 321 more words
Republican governor candidate Bruce Rauner took Democratic Gov. Pat Quinn to task Thursday for failing to dump all of the politically connected people hired as “staff assistants” at the Illinois Department of Transportation, saying the state needs a change from years of cronyism. 7 more words
No matter who you are, famous or not, it’s hard to escape the Internal Revenue Services. Especially when you owe them.
Apparently, Vanessa Williams didn’t get the memo as she owes nearly $370,000 in unpaid taxes, according to… 61 more words