ALG's Daily Grind - California: Taxing its way to the poor house

Dec. 13, 2012

California: Taxing its way to the poor house

When confronted with the most powerful public employee unions in the nation, the once-Golden state is choosing to tax its citizens at every opportunity.

Top 12 Big Gov't Busts of 2012: #6 Soda Ban

New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg announced that he was banning sugary drinks served in containers that were over 16 ounces. What else is the government going to try to tell us to do?

35 Union officials average $138,000 a year from Transportation Department

Taxpayers are footing the bill for thirty five union officials at the U.S. Department of Transportation, which spent $4.8 million dollars in union salaries in 2012.

Saving the planet-or protecting power grabs and cash cows?

The real danger is not climate change, it is policies, laws, regulations, restrictions and taxes imposed in the name of preventing global warming cataclysms that exist only in computer models, Hollywood horror movies, and UN and environmentalist press releases.