03.09.2018 in Economy, Featured by NetRight Daily 0

Agree or disagree with the steel and aluminum tariffs, trade warfare is already being waged against the U.S.

By Printus LeBlanc Last week the Trump administration announced it would impose a 25 percent tariff on imported steel and a 10 percent tariff on imported aluminum. Many in the media and were quick to lose their mind as usual. Before judging President Donald Trump’s actions, those criticizing should look at the real world instead of the utopian society they […]

03.07.2018 in Economy, Featured by NetRight Daily 0

Big Dig 2.0 comes to New York, and the bill goes to everyone else

By Printus LeBlanc There is fight brewing in Congress over the funding of a local transportation project. Senators and House Members from New Jersey and New York are putting pressure on the administration to fund a massive multibillion-dollar local transportation project. President Donald Trump and Secretary of Transportation Elaine Chao are pushing back against that idea, not wanting to blow […]

Living in the Lap of Luxury

By Richard McCarty According to a report it filed with the US Department of Labor, the Service Employees International Union (SEIU) spent over $2.3 million at 4- to 5-star hotels around the world in 2016. (Data for 2017 is not yet available.) With so many of SEIU’s members working low-paying jobs as janitors and health care workers, it seems unlikely […]

Cartoon: Protection

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03.06.2018 in Economy, Featured by NetRight Daily 0

Section 199A of the tax reform bill needs to be fixed

By Natalia Castro Within the last month, more than 160 million Americans opened their bank accounts to find that the recently passed Republican tax plan provided them with a more substantial paycheck and more economic mobility. But one area of the tax code appears to have had unintentional consequence of picking winners and losers in agriculture. Despite the overwhelming benefits […]

03.05.2018 in Economy, Featured by NetRight Daily 0

Trump, stop this foreign takeover of US tech giant

By Richard Manning In our globalized world, national security threats take many forms, and one area of increasing concern is the attacks on U.S. companies who are instrumental in building the nuts and bolts of the modern Internet. America’s free market economy, our way of life, can easily come under threat from foreign nations whose national interests do not align […]

03.02.2018 in Economy, Featured by NetRight Daily 0

Mr. President, you don’t win midterm elections without keeping your political base intact

By Robert Romano “To go to court would have taken a long time.  So you could do exactly what you’re saying, but take the guns first, go through due process second.” That was President Donald Trump at the White House on Feb. 28, outlining a proposal to skip going to court when determining if an individual, deemed mentally ill in […]

03.01.2018 in Economy, Featured by NetRight Daily 0

What could possibly go wrong with the government having access to real-time tracking data of every U.S. citizen with a car?

By Printus LeBlanc As the Trump administration looks for ways to fund infrastructure projects, the Economic Report to the President hinted at one of the options the administration may be looking at. Pages 184-186 highlight a program in Oregon that charges drivers based on the miles driven instead of being taxed at the gas pump. This is a horrendous idea […]

Workers Defeat UFCW

By Richard McCarty In recent years, the United Food and Commercial Workers Union (UFCW) has experienced a number of setbacks. Since 2001, the union has lost over 100,000 members. In addition to declining membership, the union has experienced unwanted press attention over the past few years. For example, after a 2015 indictment, UFCW’s organizing coordinator for the marijuana industry was sentenced to prison […]

Cartoon: Promise kept

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