Tag: cronyism

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Texas has a longstanding and well-deserved reputation for being a much-less-government state.  Which has directly led to Texas being a much-more-economic-prosperity state. The Lone Star State seems to understand the universal inverse proportion: More government – less prosperity.  Less government – more prosperity. Now-Donald Trump Administration Energy Secretary Rick Perry’s previous gig – was as…

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“The Smart People” have been oh-so-wrong about oh-so-many things regarding Candidate cum President Donald Trump. It is particularly interesting to examine just how wrong The Smart People have been about President Trump’s trade policies.  Because it is via his trade policies – that oh-so-many of the Smart People’s dumbnesses have come to further light. Trump…

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The Donald Trump Administration has thankfully eradicated another Barack Obama Administration legacy liability. The Obama Administration was the most proactively anti-energy presidency with which We the People have ever been afflicted. Obama’s Quiet War on Oil: “The oil and gas industry is in the crosshairs of the administration’s eco-agenda….” It really wasn’t all that quiet. …

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I am beginning to wonder if Amazon has ever done anything straight-shooting and/or above board – to acquire its massive market dominance and cash cap ($744 billion). Amazon Retail for nearly two decades has submarined and strip mined brick-and-mortar competitors by selling nigh everything during the retail-make-or-break Christmas season – at a loss. Amazon: Nearly…

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For those who don’t pay particularly close attention to politics – those on the Left lie.  A LOT. They lie about Donald Trump-Russia collusion.  They lie about their Russia collusion.  They lie about green energy being green and energy – it’s neither.  They lie about government-run health insurance.  They lie about government-run medicine.  They lie…