Grassroot Perspective: Hawaii Leadership, Ron Paul Was Right and Using Sin Taxes For Credit Ratings

Posted by on Oct 29, 2012 in Better Economy, Better Government, Better Society, Blog |

by Danny de Gracia, II A weekly liberty briefing and news guide to keep you informed and prepared on what’s UP to more freedom or DOWN to bigger, more intrusive government. Quote of the Week: “We have depended on government for so much for so long that we as a people have become less vigilant of our liberties. As long as the government provides largesse for the majority, the special interest lobbyists will succeed in continuing the...

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Grassroot Perspective: Sneaky Government, IRS Passport Grabs and Bureaucrat Calculus

Posted by on Sep 27, 2012 in Better Economy, Better Government, Blog |

This column was originally published here on Hawaii Reporter. by Danny de Gracia, II A weekly liberty briefing and news guide to keep you informed and prepared on what’s UP to more freedom or DOWN to bigger, more intrusive government. Quote of the Week: “the future belongs only to socialism ” – Erich Honecker, October 6, 1989 U.S. Senate FY 2013 Department of the Interior Appropriations Draft has Native Hawaiian recognition as a bill...

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Big Bad Surprises in the New Akaka Bill

Posted by on Sep 21, 2012 in Better Government |

by Ken Conklin • Tribal casinos in Hawaii even if the state legalizes only church bingo • Grabbing for federal, state, and even private lands in Hawaii • Akaka tribe casinos competing against genuine tribes on mainland • Grabbing federal handouts away from genuine tribes • Pig in a poke — recognizing a tribe before it’s created • Race the only requirement enforced for tribal membership • Balkanize America — any...

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Grassroot Perspective: Feeding the Machine, the Akaka Bill Rises Yet Again, and More

Posted by on Sep 14, 2012 in Better Economy, Better Government, Better Society, Blog |

This article was originally published here on Hawaii Reporter. Scanning the week’s national news, views and clues with you and yours in mind By Malia Hill Quote of the Week: “The more laws, the less justice.”—Cicero Each week, we’ll be monitoring the web to find the most interesting, challenging, or important items for those who are concerned about liberty, accountability, and big government.  Here are some of the highlights from the...

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