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Hate Big Government? Crush New Smoking Taxes.

Hate Big Government? Crush New Smoking Taxes.

Aren’t you glad we live in a state where, due to TABOR, politicians have to ask us before soaking hardworking taxpayers? I like to call it “consensual taxation.” In 2013, Coloradans overwhelmingly defeated Amendment 66, which would have been a $1 billion annual tax increase. The politicians wanted this tax increase, but the voters said no by a margin of 66-34. Thanks to TABOR, they had to ask...

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Audible Version of Government Ruins Nearly Everything is Now Available

Audible Version of Government Ruins Nearly Everything is Now Available

Wanna blow a sizable hole in anyone’s big government dreams? The audible version of Government Ruins Nearly Everything is out and available now! Learn how to give your politicians permission to stop fixing things! Thanks to my fabulous narrator Linda Bruno for getting much of my sass and snark just right, and for taking so much care with every little detail. You can get your audible copy...

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Upcoming Book Events

Upcoming Book Events

It’s been a busy couple of months since the release of my book, Government Ruins Nearly Everything. I have a number of events in Colorado in the coming month where I will be talking about the book, and where copies of the book will be available for sale and signing. Monday, June 6, 7:00am. Jefferson County Republican Men’s Club Breakfast at Davies’ Chuck Wagon Diner, 10151 W. 26th Ave in...

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Government Ruins Kids’ Careers

Government Ruins Kids’ Careers

I’ve been home about a week from the NRA Annual Meeting in Louisville KY, and one of the highlights of my trip was the interview I did with 12-year old Meredith Gibson and her 10-year old sister Natalie. The Gibsons live in Johnston, Iowa and they are both involved in sports. The State of Iowa has a problem with these young ladies. They participate in the shooting sports, but they are not yet 14...

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The President You Wish You Had Is Never Coming

The President You Wish You Had Is Never Coming

Where do you stand on the current state of the Presidential election? Never Trump. Maybe Trump. Feel The Bern. Feel The Johnson. I’m With Her. None of the Above. I have heard all of these Presidential campaign slogans in the past 24 hours —all from people I know personally. Yet the two frontrunners, Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump have record negative poll numbers among primary voters and among...

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Eleventh Hour Lunacy

Eleventh Hour Lunacy

As happens every year, the last few weeks of the Colorado Legislative session is jam-packed with shenanigans. There is something about the impending close of the session that makes legislators and lobbyists fight to take their final pound of flesh from Coloradans. Every year, each legislator is able to run 5 bills. With a total of 100 legislators between the two chambers, there should be 500...

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