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Month: April 2007

Can a “conservative” care about the environment?

Can a “conservative” care about the environment?

Newt Gingrich thinks so, and so do I! Check out the following article from

We Can Have Green Conservatism — And We Should
by Newt Gingrich

Posted: 04/23/2007
I had a debate a couple weeks ago with Sen. John Kerry — followed by a speech last week — about something called “green conservatism.” Some of my old friends have approached me to ask why I’m spending so much time talking about the environment — and with a former Democratic nominee for President no less.

The answer is simple: For the last 36 years, I have watched the pro-regulation, pro-litigation, pro-taxation liberals label themselves as the only Americans who care about the environment.

The leftwing machine would have you believe that to care about clean air and water, biodiversity, and the future of the Earth you have to both buy in to their catastrophic scenarios and sign on to their command-and-control bureaucratic liberal agenda…
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Global Warming Farce?

Global Warming Farce?

My brother sent me this video that debunks the whole Industrial Caused Global Warming thing. I have noticed a movement among Christians to be more “environmentalist.”

I want to be wise with our environment, but I don’t buy all of the “science” that I hear. Watch this video and tell me what you think.

You can also watch this video at google or youtube.
This documentary was originally shown on Channel 4 in the UK.
You can read more about this video and purchase a copy at:
The Fair Tax, an Idea Who’s Time Has Come?

The Fair Tax, an Idea Who’s Time Has Come?

To celebrate tax day I thought I’d post some info I found online about a tax reformation proposal that is out there.

What is the FairTax plan?
The FairTax plan is a comprehensive proposal that replaces all federal income and payroll based taxes with an integrated approach including a progressive national retail sales tax, a prebate to ensure no American pays federal taxes on spending up to the poverty level, dollar-for-dollar federal revenue neutrality, and, through companion legislation, the repeal of the 16th Amendment.

The FairTax Act (HR 25, S 1025) is nonpartisan legislation. It abolishes all federal… -Click Here to read more-


Does anyone else find the idea of reporting your income to the Federal Government repulsive? I think it is wrong. I do it. “Give unto Ceaser…” But I don’t feel free when I do. I am not promoting a negative attitude towards government, but I am very open to ideas that make the government less invasive and individuals more free.

So, what do you think?


A movement to get rid of the IRS and income taxes