In the history of mankind, many republics have risen, have flourished for a less or greater time, and then have fallen because their citizens lost the power of governing themselves and thereby of governing their state. TR


Trump Proposes 15 Percent Corporate Tax Rate; How About Zero?

President Trump Wednesday is expected to propose cutting the corporate tax rate to 15 percent, fulfilling a campaign promise and eclipsing a longstanding proposal by House Speaker Paul Ryan to drop the rate to 20 percent. I’ve got an idea. Let’s cut the rate to 0 percent. I honestly don’t understand the corporate income tax except that it appeases some sense of “fairness” harbored by