Is Sessions laying the Groundwork for National Gun Confiscation?

U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions’ revival of civil forfeiture might make national gun confiscation possible. Second Amendment supporters should be concerned because Sessions has just made it a lot easier for law enforcement officers to seize firearms.

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Sessions’ Forfeiture Policy threatens everybody in America even President Trump

The danger to Donald, his children and their family business is obvious; many Americans consider Trump a criminal. A prosecutor could start forfeiture against him, or Ivanka, or Eric or Donald Jr. or Jarred Kushner and try to seize the billions of dollars’ worth of real estate they own, right now.

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Some Disturbing Similarities between Donald J. Trump and Herbert Hoover

Unemployment numbers today in Trump’s first year in office are almost identical to those in Hoover’s first year. In 1929; the first year of Hoover’s term, the unemployment rate was 4.4%, Digital History noted. The unemployment rate in June 2017 was 4.4% according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics.

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Why Impeaching Trump is Totally Dumb and Why it Might Happen

Even though he seems likely to help Democrats, they are likely to vote to impeach the Donald at some point. An impeachment attempt is probable because it is a popular idea with rank and file Democrats

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Why a Universal Housing Voucher Makes Sense for America

It would encourage entrepreneurship by giving many more Americans a strong incentive to become landlords. The incentive would be a steady income for people that went into the affordable-housing business.

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Evangelical Christians Support Trump because they’re Frightened

Evangelicals know that bigotry against them is deeply ingrained in American culture. They fear being stripped of their rights or being reduced to the status of second class citizens.

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Hawaii State Legislature embraces Basic Income Sort of

Expect to see basic income opponents jump on the anti-technology band wagon in the near future. Their next big alternative to basic income will be “banning job-killing tech” which will probably go nowhere but be popular in some quarters.

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Single-Payer Health Insurance advancing Fast in America

America’s most influential single-payer advocate might be its’ most famous capitalist; Warren Buffett. Uncle Warren supports single payer because he thinks healthcare costs are a threat to American competitiveness.

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“Win” in Georgia Shows Republicans have Big Problems

The South may no longer be safe territory for Republicans. Another special election for a House Seat in a supposedly “Safe Republican” District; the Fifth in South Carolina; was also surprisingly close. Republican Ralph Norman won the June 20, 2017, vote there by 51.1% to Democrat Archie Parnell’s 47.9%. On November 8, 2016, U.S. Representative Mick Mulvaney (R) won reelection by 59.2% and Democrat Fran Peterson only picked up 38.7% of the vote, Ballotpedia reported. That’s right Democrats were able to increase their percentage of the vote in two Southern districts by over 9%.  

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Why Democrats Need to Rethink Gun Control

Gun control; not Russia, might be the real reason Hillary Clinton lost last year’s presidential election. There is some data that indicates the hardline Democratic position on gun control is costing the party votes and offices it should be winning.

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