THE KEYSTONE PIPELINE AS A POLITICAL SYMBOL 2 PARAGRAPHS 4 LIBERTY: #357 As has been written several times in this column, “In politics reality is irrelevant; it is only the voters’ perception of reality that counts.” And that is ever so true regarding the issue of...
RANKED-CHOICE VOTING 2 PARAGRAPHS 4 LIBERTY: #356 There is a system called “Ranked-Choice” voting, also known as “Instant Run-Off” voting, that has many positive features. It has been used effectively in New Zealand, for presidential elections in India and Ireland and...
END FINANCIAL IRRESPONSIBILITY – NOW! 2 PARAGRAPHS 4 LIBERTY: #355 There is an old saying that politicians don’t care about the future, they only care about the next election. And the dire financial irresponsibility we have seen for the last decade by so many of...
ONE MORE EXAMPLE 2 PARAGRAPHS 4 LIBERTY: #354 Let me say right up front that I am not a fan of former President Trump. But he has furnished us with one more example of how the Free Enterprise System works so much better than government. What is that? He recently...
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