Did the U.S. Sugar Program kill Oreo cookies?

On September 1, 2015, in Muth's Truths, by Chuck Muth

In a recent Daily Signal column, Bryan Riley was in near hysteria over the loss of 600 jobs baking Oreo cookies in Chicago after Nabisco announced it was moving its manufacturing operation to Mexico.  According to Riley, the decision was directly related to the current U.S. sugar program of relatively minor import tariffs and quotas. […]

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Lawsuit filed to stop Tax Repeal Referendum

On September 1, 2015, in Muth's Truths, by Chuck Muth

THE EMPIRE STRUCK BACK Busy day today out of the office today, so I’ll make this short and sweet and get into it in more detail later this week. Bottom line: The PAC set up to defend Gov. Brian Sandoval’s $1.4 billion tax hike – including the new gross receipts tax – filed a lawsuit […]

Massive Chamber of Commerce Exodus in Full Swing

On August 31, 2015, in Muth's Truths, by Chuck Muth

I’ve been hearing rumblings that a major exodus of businesses from the Las Vegas Chamber of Commerce has been going on ever since the Chamber bent over and supported Gov. Brian Sandoval’s largest tax hike in Nevada history in the recently concluded 2015 legislative session. I’m also hearing the exodus is far from petering out […]

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Lawsuit filed to protect Tax Repeal Referendum

On August 28, 2015, in Muth's Truths, by Chuck Muth

They say a good offense is the best defense. As such and on behalf of the We Decide Coalition – plus three conservative members of the State Assembly who voted AGAINST the largest tax hike in Nevada history (SB 483) in the recently-concluded 2015 legislative session – our attorney filed a lawsuit in Clark County […]

Major League Snow Job Forecast to Stop Tax Repeal Efforts

On August 27, 2015, in Muth's Truths, by Chuck Muth

It might still be hot August nights in Nevada, but get ready for the Mother of All Blizzards! No, I’m not talking about that white stuff that falls from the sky on Christmas. I’m talking about the major league snow job – with a blizzard of propaganda – that Gov. Brian Sandoval is about to unleash […]

Sugar program opponents not entitled to their own facts

On August 25, 2015, in Muth's Truths, by Chuck Muth

I understand why free market advocates are opposed to the U.S. sugar program of modest tariffs and import quotas that don’t cost taxpayers a dime.  I’m a free marketer myself and want the sugar program to go away, as well. However, I live on Planet Reality, not Planet Nirvana. And the reality is we now […]

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Reid teams up with Sandoval, Ralston to fight Tax Repeal “crazies”

On August 21, 2015, in Muth's Truths, by Chuck Muth

Yesterday, Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid joined the attacks on Nevada citizens who are seeking to repeal the $1.4 billion tax hike passed by the 2015 Legislature and signed into law by Gov. Brian “America’s Worst Governor” Sandoval despite the fact that not one of them last year campaigned on such a tax hike and […]

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Propaganda Prince unleashed to attack Conservative “Cuckoos”

On August 21, 2015, in Muth's Truths, by Chuck Muth

Early on in the World War II classic film, Patton, we’re shown the scene of a just-concluded battle with Arabs stripping U.S. soldiers of their clothing and valuables. A pair of jeeps carrying American military personnel roll up to survey the carnage.  As the officers review the battlefield and the casualties, there’s this horribly annoying […]