They Came, They Saw, They Taxed/New York’s progressive legislators want to make the nation’s heaviest tax burden heavier still.
NY’s $212B budget shows how Gov. Cuomo’s scandals have drained his power. Unfortunately, all New Yorkers will be forced to pay the price of his arrogance as the progressive-left walks all over him. We had our differences with Governor Cuomo’s budget agreements (and legislation) throughout his administration, but what has happened this year is irrefutably the most irresponsible waste of taxpayers’ dollars ever adopted in the long history of the New York State Legislature. After Albany’s off-the-chart budget and monster tax hikes, NY needs a voter rebellion.
Governor Cuomo please explain this: Cuomo administration tracked nursing home deaths despite claims they couldn’t be ‘verified,’ document shows.
Jeff Bezos says Amazon supports Biden’s proposed corporate tax hike. Well why wouldn’t he? It does not affect his bottom line, corporations just pass increased taxes along to their customers by increasing prices.
From the Wall Street Journal (subscription required): New York Is in Trouble. From the Empire Center: Spending to skyrocket under budget deal. Also from the Empire Center: Empire State’s new budget is a bridge to nowhere.
NY Rep. Zeldin launches 2022 gubernatorial campaign amid Cuomo controversies. Congressman Lee Zeldin, has a great background and is good on issues: we wish him success in his latest endeavor.
Mike Pence writes about Building on the Trump administration’s victories to advance American freedom.
From the Gatestone Institute: Biden Is Determined to Create Jobs… in China. Also, from Gatestone: China’s Exploitation of Western Academia. And this: China Boycotts Western Companies Over Uyghurs.
Biden’s Weakness Allows China to Surround Taiwan with Air and Sea Military Exercises.
9 Things You Need to Know About Biden’s ‘Infrastructure’ Spending Plan.
Voters Don’t Trust Political News, Say Most Reporters Want to Help Biden.
Looking Beyond Headlines to Outsmart the Propagandists. (As we have noted many times in this blog, headlines are written to grab your attention, but one must read the article to hopefully gain the truth. However, we must take ever article with a grain of salt as far too many reporters have become opinion writers instead of reporters; Intellectual Takeout strives, and for the most part succeeds, to provide the truth.)
The Heritage Foundation also strives and succeeds in providing truth in their articles and website reporting. When the Daily Signal produces articles, you can rest assured it is as accurate and truthful as possible and only has the interest of Americans committed to the beliefs this great country were founded on. Green Bay Official Warned Boss She Wouldn’t Break Law in Election.
Democrats Flip-Flop on Preserving Filibuster.
The Tyranny of Cancel Culture and Its Attack on the Soul.
Judge Andrew P. Napolitano opines in the Washington Times on Enduring the tyranny of the Democrats’ majority.
In case you missed Colion Noir: Gun control measures ‘don’t do anything to keep anybody safe’.