Sunday, December 16, 2018


The Lady To Continue Donald Trump’s War On Regs.

June 30, 2018 by  
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Tweet (Akiit.com) President Trump has proven adept at taming the regulatory state. One of his early executive orders directed the bureaucracy to eliminate three regulations for every new one put on the books. That has succeeded beyond everyone’s wildest dreams, with 22 regulations going into the shredder for every new entry in the Federal Register. President […]

Congress Needs To Stand Behind Small Businesses.

June 30, 2018 by  
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Tweet (Akiit.com) A few weeks ago, I wrote about the importance of the Supreme Court’s upcoming decision in the Wayfair vs. South Dakota case. Last week, the Court sided with South Dakota in a narrow ruling to overturn their own precedent (Quill vs. North Dakota) that states cannot force businesses to collect and remit sales taxes […]

Donald Trump Can Correct Ronald Reagan’s Most Tragic Mistake.

June 29, 2018 by  
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Tweet (Akiit.com) Ronald Reagan appointed Justice Anthony Kennedy to the U.S. Supreme Court on Sept. 11, 1987. In his nominating speech President Reagan described the U.S. Circuit Judge Kennedy as “a true conservative – one who believes that our constitutional system is one of enumerated power – that it is we, the people, who have granted […]

Black Mothers Are Dying. We Can Stop It.

June 29, 2018 by  
Filed under Health, News, Politics, Weekly Columns

Tweet (Akiit.com) Black mothers are dying and it’s time to do something about it. Every year, more than 700 American mothers lose their lives to pregnancy or birth-related complications. Some medical professionals estimate that at least half, if not more, of these deaths are entirely preventable. While the deaths of 700-plus American mothers should shock us […]

Reform The “Community Reinvestment Act”, But Do Know Discrimination Exist Still.

June 29, 2018 by  
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Tweet (Akiit.com) When the Community Reinvestment Act (CRA) was enacted in 1977, urban disinvestment, redlining and blockbusting were widespread across the country. Credit was also tight in rural communities where the mortgage needs of rural residents were mostly served by smaller banks. In both types of communities, little oversight paid attention to fair lending. For communities […]

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