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How Should We Pay For Infrastructure Improvements?

by David Teitelbaum (Principles: It all begins with Respect. ) - January 06, 2018

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Goal(s) of Discussion: Don’t be fooled by magic sounding terms like “public-private partnerships.” It all comes down to us paying more in taxes, tolls and fees or simply adding the cost to our state and federal debt.

Why Are We Even Discussing Tax Cuts?

by David Teitelbaum (Principles: It all begins with Respect. ) - October 04, 2017

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Goal(s) of Discussion: Republicans are searching frantically for a reason to justify massive tax cuts. But alas, in 2017, tax cuts are a solution in search of a problem. Congress should do something useful instead.

Taxes, Tolls, Traffic or Trouble

by Zach The Taylor (Principles: Truth and Justice is the American Way) - June 08, 2017

Goal(s) of Discussion: Can the President’s plan to negotiate public and private partnerships break the partisan gridlock and create the money we need to repair our "crumbling infrastructure."

Let’s Hit A Home Run With The “BAT”

by Cool Calvin (Principles: End Corruption In Government) - March 01, 2017

Goal(s) of Discussion: The Border Adjustment Tax (BAT) is a brilliant way to add American manufacturing jobs while also raising the funds needed for other priorities.

What's First? What's Second?

by Gee Double Yu (Principles: Keep America Safe) - January 21, 2017

Goal(s) of Discussion: President Trump is already seeing how hard it is to get Congress to do anything. How should he prioritize his agenda so that he can accomplish as much as possible?

Americans Repairing America

by Cool Calvin (Principles: End Corruption In Government) - November 23, 2016

Goal(s) of Discussion: Donald Trump’s victory has proven that Stephen Bannon is a political genius who understands the concerns of ordinary Americans. Why would Trump pick anyone else to be his chief strategist?

Will Republicans Approve Trump's Liberal Agenda?

by Lynn B. Johnson (Principles: Power - use it or lose it) - November 11, 2016

Goal(s) of Discussion: Democrats say they will support Trump’s liberal agenda of infrastructure improvement, paid family leave, and protecting Social Security. Will Republicans in Congress go along?

Rebuild America By Taxing The Corporations

by David Teitelbaum (Principles: It all begins with Respect. ) - September 03, 2016

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Goal(s) of Discussion: Clinton and Trump agree that we must rebuild our country's infrastructure. They also agree that Corporations can be stopped from leaving. Add the two together and we have a win-win solution.

Meet The Funders Of The 2016 Campaign Promises

by Lynn B. Johnson (Principles: Power - use it or lose it) - August 16, 2016

Goal(s) of Discussion: If Hillary Clinton's tax increases do not pass Congress, or Donald Trump's tax cuts do not raise revenue, who will pay to repair our roads, bridges and tunnels? Hint: It won't be anyone currently eligible to vote.

Make Illegal Immigration Legal

by Jayef Kennedy (Principles: Ask Not) - April 20, 2016

Goal(s) of Discussion: How easy is it to fix many of America's most serious problems? Perhaps it's very easy. Just eliminate the first two letters of the word Illegal whenever its used before the word immigration.