U.S. Mint makes useless coins that are warehoused

Richard Rider, Chairman, San Diego Tax Fighters Undesignated 9 Comments

Okay, THIS one is special. EVERYONE — regardless of political persuasion or IQ — will agree that this is government madness at its best. Even ABC News figured it out! Trust me — you’ll want to watch this 3 minute video. And then ask yourself this question — Why does ANYONE trust politicians to make economic decisions that control our …

MY JOBS PLAN IN DETAIL: Reform #1 – Overhaul of Permit Processing at Development Services

Carl DeMaio Carl DeMaio, Undesignated 4 Comments

San Diego’s families and business owners are facing a bad economy and its only getting worse.  Even more tragic is a city government that just doesn’t seem to care.  Usually city government spends its time putting up roadblocks and hurdles to job creation, rather than cutting red tape and helping to find ways to attract and grow businesses in San …

CA misses revenue mark by 10% in July

Richard Rider, Chairman, San Diego Tax Fighters Undesignated 2 Comments

To avoid making the painful cuts in CA state spending that are so badly needed, the Democrat budget passers and the Governor blithely assumed big-time revenue increases this fiscal year. To no one’s surprise, it’s not working out as projected. Read more: http://blogs.sacbee.com/capitolalertlatest/2011/08/california-revenues-miss-mark-10-percent-july-2011.html#ixzz1UZNRl6eJ CAPITOL ALERT: The latest on California politics and government Posted by Kevin Yamamura August 9, 2011 1:01 …

National debt? Chump change compared to TOTAL govt debt

Richard Rider, Chairman, San Diego Tax Fighters Undesignated 16 Comments

The problem with us obsessing about the national debt is that this flap detracts us from the FAR larger TOTAL government debt and unfunded liability obligations. By normal human being standards, the $14.5+ trillion national debt is unimaginably huge. As of 5 August, the constantly growing per citizen obligation for that debt comes to $46,844.12 – according to the National …

CA proposition process is bad, but legislative process is worse

Richard Rider, Chairman, San Diego Tax Fighters Undesignated 7 Comments

Liberals in CA vehemently dislike the CA initiative process. Indeed, they just tried to enact an effective ban on the process, but the bill was vetoed by Gov. Brown. These mislabeled “progressives” dislike citizen-signed propositions, as such measures bypass the institution the Big Government advocates control throughout most of the state — elected officials. I doubt we’d be hearing the …