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    TrumpCare Bill as Passed by the House Could Cost Local States and Cities Billions

    Comments from BootheGlobalPerspectives: Our credit goes to the Buffalo News, (Website below article) where we found this article posted on the internet. We recommend that you read the Buffalo News on this, as they have researched the subject thoroughly. It confirms something BootheGlobalPerspectives has predicted in earlier articles relating to the current Republican administration budget plans for the USA.

    In earlier articles we pointed out that the Trump Budget manages to transfer expenses and obligations of the federal government to cities and states. While pretending to "cut spending," it simply transfers the bills and responsibility from DC to heartland America.

    In the case of the TrumpCare bill just passed by the House, if it is also approved by the Senate (which by all accounts seems unlikely), Billions of dollars of new bills and obligations will pass from DC to your locality or state. In short, it will lead to cities and states having to raise taxes. In this article, analysts figured out that the bill as passed in the House could raise expenses for the State of New York $7 billion while lowering obligations of the federal government by an equal amount. BBAR Inc estimates that $50 billion worth of bills could pass from DC to individual states, causing taxes to go up in states all across the country.  

    That implies that the states will have to come up with more money, which means TrumpCare is transferring obligations that could cause local taxes across America to increase substantially. This isn't a Ponzi scheme, but it seems like one, and we trust that the America people will be intelligent enough to see the "slight of hand." BGP …


  • Apr 8, 2017 | Politics  

    War and Peace, to Fight or to Work Together? Let us remember our highest values.

    My father was a decorated U.S. Marine who had fought his way through the entire island chain of the Pacific in World War II. He was wounded in Iwo Jima, sent to a hospital in Hawaii, and then begged to be sent back to his unit. "My guys need me," he said...


  • Mar 16, 2017 | Politics  


    Forget politics liberal or conservative. Forget that you are Republican or Democrat. Be an American and follow the money. See where this government plans to spend your tax dollars. Here is the proposed budget, the gift to Americans, a firm written budget, devised by our elected officials living in the White House.

    Simply and without emotion, look at economic facts...


  • Mar 15, 2017 | Politics  

    Americans Need To Verify News These Days

    Americans today are deeply susceptible to a renunciation of reason and celebration of ignorance. They know what they know without reading, discussing or engaging those who might disagree with them. People from both sides of the aisle reject calm logic, eager to embrace the alternative news that supports their prejudices...


  • Feb 28, 2017 | Politics  

    George Washington on Acceptance and Tolerance AUG. 1790


  • Feb 24, 2017 | Politics  

    John Dean says: "Trump Camp Engaging in Russian Cover-Up"

    Nixon's White House Counselor John Dean: Trump Camp Engaging in Russian Cover-up John Dean (AP) By Jason Devaney | Friday, 24 Feb 2017 04:34 PM Our thanks to Jason Devaney for writing this article...


  • Jan 16, 2017 | Politics  

    Vast Majority of Americans Want Social Security and Medicare "AS IS"

    We at believe in democracy and are pleased to share the results of this survey of the American people...


  • Dec 28, 2016 | Politics  

    Repubs Sam Johnson and Paul Ryan Eager to Whittle on Social Security, Medicare

    Republicans are already at it, trying to whittle down Social Security. Congressman Sam Johnson of Texas filed a new bill that would take steps to change some benefits as well as raise the retirement age to 69. We have heard other reports of other Republicans eager to take measures to cut social security as soon as Donald Trump becomes president...


  • Dec 14, 2016 | Politics  


    HOW TRUMP MAY IMPACT HOLLYWOOD AND CREATIVE ARTS: We at Global Perspectives ( have pondered and interviewed many people in the film, writing, and journalistic fields to gain perspective. See the quotes and the video on this subject embedded...


  • Oct 12, 2016 | Politics  


    We at have been wondering about this strange enigma in the USA. Republicans, of the party which promotes and espouses "Christian morality" seem to be embracing a man, who is admittedly aloof to traditional Christian values. Even vulgar, a master of immoral language and a master of "scoring" with women...


  • Aug 1, 2016 | Politics  


    The Economist recently did an article on Globalization and Politics, which started with: "Farewell, left versus right. The contest that matters now is open against closed.” We commend the magazine and give it credit for a well-written perspective...


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