Let me see if I can clear this up? THE GOVERNMENT HAS NO MONEY! The only money the government has is what it takes from taxpayers. Don’t care if it is County, State or Federal. If you get money from whatever government it is from the taxpayers. We the...
Do We Have a Democracy ? Have you ever pledged allegiance to the flag of the United States of America and to the Democracy for which it stands? Of course not. But then, what difference does it make? Don’t we have a Democracy? Isn’t it just a matter of semantics? Actually, a democracy and a republic...
The Uninformed Voter-Ignorance Runs Deep and Wide Written on Tuesday, March 26, 2013 by Ralph Barker (They can destroy your future) Against logic there is no armor like ignorance -Laurence J. Peter Don’t believe for a second that the ignorance of others doesn’t threaten your well...
November 19, 2012 I have written several editorials, in the Rappahannock Times, discouraging our government from continuing Land Use Programs in Essex County. While I have many opinions about our governments, as I assure you, many informed Essex citizens do, I am especially...
As a 70 year old Veteran and the owner of a small business I have watched what has happened to my country in the last 4 years and can not for the life of me understand why anyone would put Obama back in office? ON HIS watch NOT BUSH I have watched 5 of my neighbors...
Declaration of Rights & Responsibilities As the American Declaration of Independence clearly states, when in the course of human events it becomes necessary for people to band together and collectively declare their rights and responsibilities to...
Everyone has an opinion about land use programs. Liberals want our natural resources saved and expanded, at all costs. Conservatives want our natural resources guarded and replenished but not at the cost of our property rights. Our government doesn’t care one way or the...
The next time you hear a politician use the Word 'billion' in a casual manner, think about whether you want the 'politicians' spending YOUR tax money. A billion is a difficult number to comprehend, But one advertising agency did a good job of Putting that figure into some perspective in one...
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