Archives for: "November 2011, 02"

Colorado voters make a stand (mostly)

In the only state-wide tax increase on any state's ballot this year, Colorado voters yesterday offered a resounding "No!". Proposition 103 would have raised the state income tax rate from 4.63 percent to 5 percent, and the state sales tax from 2.9… more »

Bad economists and good capitalists

In the same essay that contains the famous "Broken Window" fallacy, French economist Frédéric Bastiat (1801-1850) cautioned us to consider "That which is seen, and that which is not seen." His words should be required reading for any politician, elected… more »