Friday, November 17th, 2017

Over at the MacIver Institute, I have an online column looking at the lack of a cost of living adjustment for seniors and President Obama’s plan to give every social security recipient $250. Typical inflation may not be affecting the bottom line for seniors, but the cost of government keeps going up: Perhaps Obama recognizes […]

The following is from the Wisconsin Club For Growth newsletter. I thought it timely as another reminder how the governor’s actions do not live up to his words. Tax the Sick – Feed the State On April 15th, hundreds of thousands of taxpayers turned out at Tea Party rallies across the country to protest higher […]

I’m catching up on my e-mail this week and I thought you would be interested in reading State Representative Kevin Petersen’s (R-Waupaca) commentary from his newsletter regarding the proposed hospital tax: Wisconsin – Taxing its Sick and Elderly Last week, Governor Doyle, along with his Department of Health Services, touted a plan to increase Medicaid […]

Bruce at Badger Blogger caught this. The proposed hospital tax is about to be dropped from the budget negotiations. Democrats may be ready to jettison their demands for a proposed hospital tax, one of the key sticking points over a deal to fix the broken state budget, leaders said. A spokeswoman for Senate Majority Leader […]