The Subsidy State

Forget about “the welfare state.” What about “the subsidy state?” Thanks to an astute ScottsdaleTrails reader, I just read AZ Republic columnist Robert Robb’s column in this morning’s RAG entitled, “Incentive game by governments spinning out of control in Arizona.”  I’ve included his text below for ease of emphasizing some of the passages. I will […]

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LGBT One-Night Stand

Let me say up-front that I fully support the principle that no one should be subjected to discrimination  on the basis of race, color, national origin, religion, disability, income status, age, genetic gender, gender identity, or orientation. Furthermore, I believe such discrimination is plain silly, and it’s bad for business. I also believe Scottsdale (both […]

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Bond Peddlers

David Smith wants to raise your taxes. Yes, the same David Smith who wants to cut your taxes. And the same David Smith who has no problem giving away millions of dollars of your tax money to subsidize private businesses like the National Football League, the Professional Golfers Association, the Scottsdale Cultural Council, and polo […]

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