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New York seeking to pass legislation allowing cops to download contents of your Smartphone as a requirement to drive

As the 4th Amendment continues to disappear into the annals of history for most Americans, the number of laws being passed at both the state and Federal levels to search and seize your property without consent is growing.  And in a new law being pushed forth by the state legislature of New York, the police will soon have the power and authority to confiscate and download all of your data kept on your Smartp ...

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The former haven for wealthy New York hedge fund managers on verge of collapse as Connecticut prepares for bankruptcy

For a long time now the state of Connecticut has acted as the 'suburbs' for wealthy New Yorkers who sought to live in the much friendlier tax haven just a few hours outside of Wall Street.  But as the state began to impose new sliding tax schemes on the rich, and the boom of the past decade has begun to recede for many of these hedge fund managers, Connecticut is no longer thriving as the safe haven it once ...

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California and New York ready to join Seattle in destroying jobs with new minimum wage laws

Economics is a social science, and as such it can be greatly affected by the emotional demands of a given people or culture.  And just as the government, Federal Reserve, and Wall Street helped create the political climate of the 2016 election through their full buy-in of crony capitalism, so too are states signing their own economic 'death warrants' by giving into the demands of a $15 minimum wage. Last ye ...

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