Category Archives: Taxes

Collins Amendment

  I care deeply about reducing the property tax burden for people across the region, which is why I support this (Collins) amendment. These high taxes are hurting our seniors and causing young people to leave the state.–Tom Reed Why … Continue reading

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Health Insurance

Liberals rage against the Trump-Ryan plan for a lot of reasons, but most of it boils down to anger that fewer people will have coverage. Conservatives are raging too, because, as Kentucky Senator Paul put it, Congress’s proposal will “do … Continue reading

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Healthcare politicized

My job is not to worry about those people  (the 47 percent of Americans he thought were likely to vote for Barack Obama).  I’ll never convince them they should take personal responsibility and care for their lives.–Mitt Romney (How people … Continue reading

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You can’t believe it

  Many a small thing has been made large by the right kind of advertising. –Mark Twain … Do we believe this? Can you add to my list? I will build a wonderful wall, which won’t cost as much as … Continue reading

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Border Wall

Something there is that doesn’t love a wall,… Robert Frost Mr. Gorbachev, tear down this wall!–Ronald Reagan “Berlin — the city which stands for the separation of Europe as well as the freedom of Europe — cannot watch silently as … Continue reading

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Beware of tax law changes

 That damned cowboy is president now.–Mark Hanna Republicans may be leaning toward fair tax, flat tax or consumption tax plans. These ideas have one thing in common–they shift the tax burden from the rich to the rest of us. Today, … Continue reading

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Tom Reed’s priorities

THESE (healthcare and insurance) ARE TWO MARKETPLACES THAT NEED TO BE SUPPORTED AND CREATED AND BRING IN MARKET PRESSURE AND EMPOWER THE PEOPLE INVOLVED IN THE TRANSACTIONS TO MAKE INFORMED CHOICES THAT WILL DRIVE COSTS DOWN.–Tom Reed (Heath care and … Continue reading

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