Tag: Greece

On Spending, America is a Spoiled Brat

America is the wealthiest nation in the history of the world.  Our annual Gross Domestic Product is nearly $20 trillion, nearly double the second place nation (China) and more than the Japan, U.K., Germany, India and France combined.   Not surprisingly, the U.S. government spends nearly twice as much as any government on its people and priorities. With…

Congress gets the Job Done on Tax Reform

House and Senate leaders announced their final Tax Reform bill on Friday, and passage seems assured by the end of the year.  Enough details have emerged to grade the final product (though I’m sure we’ll learn more in coming days).  Because it makes America more competitive, will spur economic growth, and helps families in some…