The Coyote Principle: An Illustration of the Difference Between Big Government and Limited Government

Craig Huey California, Free Markets and Socialism, Taxation 2 Comments

The following is not a true story … but it’s a great illustration of how our lives are impacted differently according to the type of government we empower to rule over us. The story you are about to read is a comparison between California and Texas… But it could just as well be a comparison between any socialist-leaning state versus …

Gas Prices Skyrocketing: Rip-Off, Conspiracy, … or? [Shocking State-by-State Comparison]

Craig Huey California, Current Events, Taxation 3 Comments

The biased media and politicians are making false claims about gasoline prices: Why are gas prices in some states so much higher than in others? Why don’t they tell you how much of the price per gallon you pay goes to the government? Let’s face it – high gasoline prices and car registration fees hurt us all… The poor and …

Looking Ahead: Book Me to Speak to Your Group on the Impact of the 2018 Midterm Election and Other Topics

Craig Huey Culture Wars, Election, Free Markets and Socialism, Government, Congress, and Politics, Politics, Taxation 1 Comment

  I’ve been asked to speak in the coming months on a variety of topics: How the 2018 midterm election will affect individuals, families and businesses over the next 2 years What constitutes a worldview, and how worldviews affect political beliefs How to Vote For – not Against – Your Values How to Have Hope when Your World is Turned …

The Gas Tax Fiasco: 6 Surprising and Little-Known Reasons Why the Taxes You Pay Keep Increasing While Road Quality Keeps Deteriorating

Craig Huey California, Politics, Taxation Leave a Comment

Across the nation, gas taxes in many states keep increasing while the quality of roads and bridges keeps declining. Why? Here are 6 surprising and little-known reasons for the disparity: 1. The types and the amounts of gas tax vary widely from state to state. The federal component of the gas tax – which has remained constant since 1993 – …

Corruption: How Local Governments Use Taxpayer Dollars to Abuse Taxpayers

Craig Huey Taxation 1 Comment

When accountability for tax revenue expenditures is lacking, corruption and misuse of funds will abound. The temptation is just too great to resist… This is what’s happening in your city right now. It’s happening within local city governments across the nation. Let me explain… City, county and state government officials will often propose new tax measures, constitutional or city charter …

Mass Exodus: Why People Are Escaping Certain States [Video]

Craig Huey California, Taxation 4 Comments

Most Americans are celebrating lower taxes … but not necessarily wealthy taxpayers living in high-tax states. New York, New Jersey, Illinois and California are among those states seeing a mass exodus. Why? Because of the limitation of only a $10,000 federal tax deduction for state and local income taxes plus property taxes. Wealthy individuals with million dollar incomes and above …

Jobs vs. Government: Top 5 vs. Worst 5 States for Living

Craig Huey Taxation 3 Comments

Jobs and higher wages are easier to come by in some states than others … and entrepreneurs and business owners are able to grow their companies more easily and successfully in some states than in others. If you’re thinking about starting a new business, or if you’re wanting more and better job opportunities, consider moving to Wyoming, South Dakota, Alaska, …