Wednesday, February 20th, 2019  |  11:20 AM

A Conservative Newspaper Promoting,
Life, Liberty, and the Pursuit of Happiness

Subscribe Now: Get your own copy of The US Journal

Letter to the Editor - General Electric and Light Rail

Written By: Larry Schroeder  |  Posted: Wednesday, June 15th, 2011

              Thankfully, Governor Walker protected Wisconsinites from "crony capitalism" and the fiscal burdens of light rail.  Minnesota has included a $20 transit tax to the purchase price of automobiles to help cover light-rail losses.  This taxation without representation and "crony capitalism" set legal precedents that weaken our constitutional freedoms and distort markets.

               Private industry uses its own dollars to invest in projects making them accountable for their own financial success. Through legislation, our government uses our tax dollars to manipulate markets and protect government-directed businesses from liability.

Sign into your account to read the rest of this article. »

Share this on Twitter  |  Share this on Facebook  |  Email to a friend.  |  Contact the editor.

What are your thoughts?

Want to read more of this article?

You must be a subscriber to read entire articles.

Gain 24/7 access to all the content on this website by becoming a subscriber.
Choose your subscription plan and get full access in minutes. Subscribe now. »

If you are already a subscriber, sign in now to read more full articles.

More National News

This Month’s Headlines

God Save Women from Other Women

This Month's Headlines

Trump's Energy Success

This Month's Headlines

The Democrat Party Needs to Wake Up

Deadly Isms

Mainstream Media Can't be Trusted

If it Damages America, It's Good for Democrats

Foreign Interventionism is Destroying Us