Liberty Gazette

Healthcare after the Economic Crisis: Harder to find a solution?

Posted in Uncategorized by libertygazette on October 11, 2008

In this current economic climate, it’s difficult to believe that the major focus of this campaign year was going to be healthcare. Early polls put the topic at the top of concerns that voters wanted addressed. It is as tough a topic as a recession ever could be. It is a topic that must be addressed, much like Socialist Security and Marxist Care. Those who love liberty have been offered a reprieve. Let us hope that America can solve this problem without ceding more authority to Read more on this critical issue


Obama and ACORN: Association of ‘Comunity Organizers’ for Reform Now

Posted in Editorial by libertygazette on October 10, 2008

In 2000 it was ‘hanging chad,’ now it’s ACORN. Are these patronizing candidates even capable of fair play? I have been researching for this topic for some time now. I fully expected another Florida 2000 moment this year. I was caught off-guard with the premature nature of this ACORN story. Usually, there is not enough time to get the full story. That is the nature of the October Surprise. All that is needed is enough doubt to enable our natural prejudices to run wild.
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Bob Barr on: Spending & The Economy

Posted in Uncategorized by libertygazette on October 10, 2008

Barr attained national prominence as one of the leaders of the impeachment of President Bill Clinton. Barr joined the Libertarian Party in 2006, and until May 2008 served on its National Committee.(according to Wikipedia)

Over the past decade, total government spending (state, local and federal) has increased from $2.9 trillion to an astonishing $5.1 trillion in 2008. The $3.1 trillion federal budget submitted by President Bush for 2009 is greater than the combined 1998 spending of the federal government, all 50 states and over 87,000 local governments.
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McCain and Obama battle: over who is a bigger Socialist

Posted in Editorial by libertygazette on October 9, 2008

Well, we are moments into the era of free market socialism. Does anyone still consider that an oxymoron? It is difficult to describe the effects of the $850 billion dollar bailout package without a good dose of sarcasm. Interestingly, Ben Bernanke is already on a blitz of socialist apologetics. We at the Gazette seem to remember this bailout as the last great hope for the US economy, according to Paulson and Bernanke. Now, after the passage, it turns out that there are “many factors contributing to this crisis.” Yeah, that’s what the American people already knew. That’s why Continue this article