Chaos in the Primaries

                                  By Thomas Sowell

Painful as it is to realize that both the Democrats and the Republicans will still be holding their primaries a year from now, that is one of the high prices we pay for democracy.
Seldom does the initial "front-runner" in either party's primaries end up being the actual candidate when election day rolls around. However, even if we cannot predict the outcomes of the primaries this far in advance, we can at least start trying to understand the candidates, the almost candidates and the people who are running just for the publicity.
One of the curious things this early in ..... more

Yoho Votes to Repeal the Death Tax and Rein in the IRS


Washington, D.C. –Congressman Ted S. Yoho (R-FL-03) voted in favor of permanently repealing the death tax. This bipartisan bill - H.R. 1105 – Death Tax Repeal Act – will help a wide range of Americans, especially family farms, ranches and small businesses.  Repealing this unfair tax ends a busy legislative week that saw the passage of seven bills that will rein in and reform the IRS. 
Congressman Yoho gave the following statement:

“This was a busy week passing legislation the will help hardworking American taxpayers. Today we voted to repeal the Death Tax. Yesterday we passed seven bill that take direct aim at reforming the IRS.
“We are blessed to be living in a Constitutional Republic, where through hard work, the entrepreneurial spirit is rewarded. It is this system that has made
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