Con: Obama, Congress should extend Bush tax cuts for all 2000 with a joke: "This is an impressive crowd - the haves and the have-mores," he said. "Some people call you the elites; I call you my base." What made the joke really funny is that it was true. The Republicans, true to their base, are fighting...
Pro: Flat taxes are working around the globe; America needs them

...unfair taxation was a key cause of our revolution. When the population of the colonies felt that high taxes imposed by powerful elites in faraway London were unfair, intrusive and unjust, a revolution followed. Today, Americans can see the federal government...
Empire Readers' Council Editorial: CBJ must seize its opportunity

...toward strengthening the economic foundations of Juneau.In sum, the Economic Plan constitutes a clarion call to Juneau's elites to capitalize on this city's outstanding assets and its role as Alaska's capital city. In these circumstances, therefore...
My Turn: Eliminating Juneau access - should he stop the project - are the same insiders advising him on appointments and policy: Juneau's "progressive" elites determined to keep the town as isolated and exclusive as possible - in perpetuity. Another big winner would be Sen. Bill Stoltze...
Genre identity

...still hoping for a miracle (magic and dragons) to rescue us from the drudgery of our everyday lives and elevate us to the elites (kings and queens and wizards).But just because I'm a fantasy girl doesn't mean I have to be a fan of the bad elements...
Senate candidates weigh in on Arctic issues

...senator, my Arctic policy will have four strategic objectives. National Integrity: Our sovereignty is under constant attack by elites trying to impose their global agenda on our state. To fight this, one of my top priorities will be defeating the U.N...
State | AK legislature
Behind anger is a call for change

...Americans are boiling mad, and the elites from Washington to Wall Street to West...that has turned coarse and critical. The elites under attack complain that rowdy town...for less. For business and political elites, the message should be clear: Restore...
Book review: Palin's new memoir a mostly tame affair

...after all, a politician convinced that the media twists her words, who says she's been parodied and mocked by establishment elites, and who complains she was muzzled by her own party. "Going Rogue: An American Life" offers her a chance to answer back...
My Turn: Let's be done with it

...sabotaged every governor who was at all pro-business or pro-development, whether an R, a D, or an I. The self-styled elites hated Sheffield and Cowper, thwarted Hickel at every turn and have demonstrated a hatred for Murkowski usually only reserved...
Left has clear agenda, and ignores history

...activists in London and Spain. By manipulating judicial systems in two nations, and with the collaboration of the media and social elites, the cowardly Left is enjoying a small dose of pay-back as they pile on an aging anti-Communist warrior stranded and ill...


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