Ultracon Opinion

Monday, January 1, 2018

2018: Sticky Wickets for the GOP

December 12, 2018 is the date of the last update. Read my articles:

The Tyranny of the Judiciary and What to Do about It
The Federal Deficit under ‘Divided Government’
Ambiguity, the Chevron Doctrine, Kavanaugh, and ‘Birthright Citizenship’
The ‘Right’ to Birthright Citizenship
The 'Limitless' Capacity of Government to Create Money
The Midterms after Kavanaugh
The Fiscal Lunacy of Electing Democrats to Congress
McCain, Bipartisanship, and the ‘Congress Problem’
Election Integrity in Kansas and Beyond
The Election that Creates the Most Problems
The West since the Cold War
On the Financial ‘Wisdom’ of Attending Today’s Colleges
The Cost of College: Beating the System
A Pound of Flesh at the Speed of Justice
Helping Lawyers with Their Prose
‘Private’ Projects with Taxpayer Bailouts
A Really Bad Idea: Taxing Internet Commerce
NeverTrumpers and Fox News
Delinquent Debt in America: To Forgive or Not to Forgive
The ‘Greatest Film of All Time’ Explained … with embedded videos
The Dollar: Lionel Shriver on Ruin
How a Rich Nation Becomes a Poor Nation
The Real Issue in Government Shutdowns
How to Prevent a Roy Moore-Doug Jones SNAFU
The Trump Tax Cuts and the Obamacare Mandate ‘Repeal’
Helping the New Tax Law to Pay Off
Book to Film: Live by Night

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Sunday, January 1, 2017

2017: The Republic Strikes Back

December 16, 2017 is the date of the last update. Read my articles:


Tax Cuts: the Case for Gradualism
Unless Changed, the Tax Bill Should Die
Tax Reform: History Lessons for the Middle Class
The Looming Debt Rollover Regime
The Moore Affair Is in the Hands of Alabama
Middle-Class Tax Cuts, Deficits, and the Business Cycle
The Big Mistake in Obamacare Replacement Plans
The Escalating Costs of Higher Edumacation
Repairing the U.S. Senate
The Purpose of Political Parties
Graham-Cassidy would pass if we had a Republican Congress
Melancholia: Rethinking a Movie
What’s Up for Obamacare This Fall?
Fox News and the ‘Both Sides’ Issue
Oliver Stone and Confederate Monuments
Health Care: Is It Time to Replace the Majority Leader?
Nancy Pelosi, Obamacare Was Never ‘Free-Market’
Top GOP Strategist Wants to ‘Tax the Rich’
Medicaid: The Snag in Obamacare Repeal
Paul Krugman Explains Obamacare
Fixing Medicaid and the Obamacare Subsidy Program
Obamacare’s Mandates Should Be the First Thing to Go
Slouching Towards Healthcare Reform
Business Tax Reform First
Pulling the Plug on Health Care Reform
Universal Healthcare with a Conservative Twist
Chick Flicks and ‘High Sentiment’
The Democrats and Dystopian Debt
The Alternative to ‘Alternative Taxes’
‘Net Worth Sweep’ and Obamacare’s Endless Bailouts
The ‘Free Market’ and Universal Health Care
No Exceptions: ‘Radical’ Tax Reform
Obamacare: Snatching a ‘Win’ from Repeal Defeat
Two Tweaks for ‘Ryancare’
Obamacare in Limbo: Repeal or Let Die
Gorging on Tapir
The Real Tax Unfairness
Tax Cuts for Those Paying at 2.6%
Obamacare: Disentangling the Private from the Public
Obamacare Tax Woes for Non-taxpayers
Cybersecurity: There’s No Disputin’ that Old Vlad Putin
Making Good on the Promise to Repeal Obamacare


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