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NYC Mayor Bill de Blasio Calls for Wealth Redistribution, Doubles Down When Called Out

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, December 23, 2020 at 10:00am 12/23/2020 at 10:00am
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Last week, during an online address that had to do primarily with education, New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio said frankly, “Our mission is to redistribute wealth.”

Apparently, the exodus of taxpayers from Manhattan is not happening quickly enough for the mayor, and he wanted to speed it along.

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Taxpayers Revolt in NYC

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, December 18, 2020 at 7:00am 12/18/2020 at 7:00am
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Fifty-four percent of registered voters pay no taxes in New York City, according to a new study by Liberty Tree of America. This means that taxpayers who paying the highest taxes in the nation have no effective voice in governance. This toxic structural bias against taxpayers has resulted in an outright...

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NYC Toys With Package Delivery Fee to Offset Costs of Failing Public Transit

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, December 10, 2020 at 9:00am 12/10/2020 at 9:00am
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New York City residents may be strapped with an additional $3 delivery surcharge for any package not containing food or medicine.

The proposal would funnel the delivery fees to the Metropolitan Transportation Authority which is facing a massive budget shortfall (maybe because they keep shutting the city down?).

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Diversity and Social Justice Are Big Business in Education, and You’re Paying for it

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, December 4, 2020 at 11:00am 12/4/2020 at 11:00am
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The progressive concept of  “diversity, equity, and inclusion'” is newspeak for enforcing progressive political values and not including anyone who disagrees.

This is becoming an industry within education and is increasingly funded with tax dollars.

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Seattle To Send First-Time Non-Violent Criminals To ‘Community Panel’ and Have Taxpayers Pay Their Restitution

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, December 1, 2020 at 9:00am 12/1/2020 at 9:00am
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Seattle is about to try a new form of community policing which would have criminals face a non-profit community panel and in some cases, put taxpayers on the hook for restitution.

The left said they wanted to ‘reimagine’ law enforcement. Consider this a preview.

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TX Governor Greg Abbott Says Cities Defunding Police Should Should Have Property Tax Revenue Frozen

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, August 20, 2020 at 11:00am 8/20/2020 at 11:00am
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It’s amazing that some American cities are still toying with the idea of defunding their police. It’s even crazier that some cities are actually doing it.

Texas Governor Greg Abbott has a suggestion about this. How about frozen property taxes?

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Minneapolis Requiring Businesses Destroyed by Riots to Pay Property Taxes Before They Can Rebuild

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, August 14, 2020 at 7:00am 8/14/2020 at 7:00am
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The city of Minneapolis is requiring businesses destroyed by the recent riots to pre-pay their 2020 property taxes before they can even officially demolish and rebuild their businesses.

The city allowed these businesses to be destroyed, and now wants a ransom from the very people they victimized. When do the business owners...

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Bernie Sanders Now Pushing ‘Make Billionaires Pay’ Act to Fund Healthcare for One Year

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, August 8, 2020 at 4:30pm 8/8/2020 at 4:30pm
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Bernie Sanders is using the Coronavirus crisis to push a massive one-time tax on billionaires, dubbed the ‘Make Billionaires Pay’ act.

His socialist instincts never fail him.

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Andrew Cuomo Now Basically Begging Wealthy New Yorkers to Return to the City

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, August 6, 2020 at 11:00am 8/6/2020 at 11:00am
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When the lockdowns hit as a result of the Coronavirus pandemic, lots of people who had the means to do so, fled New York City.

Then the riots came, and another wave of people left. Governor Andrew Cuomo is now begging them to return.

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Trump Directs Treasury to Review Tax-Exempt Status of Colleges and Universities

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, July 11, 2020 at 10:00am 7/11/2020 at 10:00am
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President Trump revealed Friday in a pair of tweets that he has directed the Treasury Department to review the tax-exempt status of colleges and universities, saying many of them are “about Radical Left Indoctrination, not Education.”

He is correct, they are.

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Bernie Wants to Tax More Than Just ‘The Rich’ to Pay for Medicare for All

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, November 26, 2019 at 9:00am 11/26/2019 at 9:00am
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Bernie Sanders likes to talk about making billionaires pay their fair share. But he recently admitted that as far as taxes are concerned, he is coming after pretty much everyone.

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FedEx CEO Challenges NYT Editor ‘to a Public Debate’ Over $0 Tax Article

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, November 18, 2019 at 3:00pm 11/18/2019 at 3:00pm
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On Sunday, The New York Times had an article about how FedEx managed to cut its tax bill to only $0.

FedEx CEO Frederick Smith released a statement, claiming the paper “published a distorted and factually incorrect piece” on his company.

Smith also challenged the NYT editor to a public debate on federal...

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California’s Massive Public Pension Liabilities Offer a Warning to Other States

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, November 9, 2019 at 10:00am 11/9/2019 at 10:00am
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Unfunded liabilities such as pensions for public retirees can become a strain on any city or state. In California, we are seeing a situation which should serve as a warning. Taxpayers are on the hook for massive amounts.

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Federal Appeals Court Rules Trump Must Hand Tax Returns to Manhattan DA

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, November 4, 2019 at 3:00pm 11/4/2019 at 3:00pm
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Monday, a federal appeals court ruled President Trump must hand over his tax returns to Manhattan District Attorney Cyrus Vance, “who had subpoenaed the documents from Trump’s accounting firm as part of an investigation into the pre-election payoffs to two women who alleged affairs with Trump.”

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Elizabeth Warren’s Medicare-for-all tax plan may be her biggest fraud of all

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, November 1, 2019 at 2:00pm 11/1/2019 at 2:00pm
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Elizabeth Warren released her much-anticipated Medicare For All plan Friday. It’s as awful and ridiculous as you might expect. Clocking in at around $52 trillion (yes that’s ‘trillion’ with a T), Warren promises her plan is the salve that will cure all the nation’s woes while simultaneously providing a tax...

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New Jersey Taxing Decorative Pumpkins

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, October 21, 2019 at 1:00pm 10/21/2019 at 1:00pm
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Fall is upon us and to celebrate New Jersey is taxing decorative pumpkins.

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Bernie Sanders Unveils ‘Tax on Extreme Wealth’ Plan Which Includes National Wealth Registry

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, September 24, 2019 at 1:00pm 9/24/2019 at 1:00pm
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Self-proclaimed socialist millionaire 2020 Democratic presidential hopeful Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-VT) is going all in.

Sanders announced today that billionaires should not exist. He developed a tax plan specifically to target the few billionaires who exist in America.

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