The Way I See It!

I am an Ultra-Conservative, Alpha-Male, True Authentic Leader, Type "C" Personality, who is very active in my community; whether it is donating time, clothes or money for Project Concern or going to Common Council meetings and voicing my opinions. As a blogger, I intend to provide a different viewpoint "The way I see it!" on various world, national and local issues with a few helpful tips & tidbits sprinkled in.

How Much Does It Cost To Open a Chick-fil-A?


It costs almost nothing to open a Chick-fil-A

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Did You Know China Is $28 Trillion In Debt?

China, Debt, Money

How China accumulated $28 trillion in debt in such a short time

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How Much For A Taco Bell Franchise?

Food, Development, Money

Here's what it costs to open a Taco Bell restaurant

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No 2016 Cost Of Living Increase For Social Security

Social Security, Money

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Some More Unintended Consequences

Money, Wages

Wendy's Explains What Really Happens With A Minimum Wage Rise: Job Losses

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More Unintended Consequences

Culture, Money, Wages

Remember the boss who made everyone’s salary the same?  He’s having to rent out his home

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You Might Be Rich And Not Know It

Money, Wages

You’re Richer Than You Think. Really.

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Unintended Consequences

Money, Wages

A CEO raised his company's minimum wage to $70,000 a year, and some employees quit because of it

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The Minimum Wage Debate

Money, Wages, Jobs

Rises In The Minimum Wage Really Do Destroy Jobs

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Killing the Faux Narrative of Rich Man's Party Being the GOP

Democrats, Money, Politics

Guess Who Spent the Most Money in Politics in 2014?  (HINT: It Wasn’t Conservatives)

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Hypocrite With A Capitol H

Michael Moore, Liberals, Money

It's one thing to blast America about its capitalism, but another to get filthy rich off it too...”

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Fully Funded Wisconsin Pension - Maybe Not So!

PUP, Wisconsin, Money, Taxes, Pension

If Wisconsin’s Pension System is "fully funded", how come our unfunded pension liability is 1.9% of our GDP?

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2013 Private Sector Salary Increases About 1.7%

Money, Private Sector

“Private sector wages in the coming months are expected to increase at or near the first-quarter rate of 1.7 percent year-over-year, which was reported by the Department of Labor.”

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2014 Social Security Benefit Increases 1.5%

Culture, Taxes, Social Security, Money

Social Security benefit increases expected to be about 1.5 percent

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Cudahy Finance Committee Sets 2014 Tax Levy @ 1.2%

Cudahy, Budget, Money

Tonight the Cudahy Finance Committee set the 2014 Tax Levy at 1.2%

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Still in the Great Recession

Economy, Money

10 Signs Americans Are Still Stuck in the Great Recession

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Hmm...A Raise or Not A Raise?

Economy, Taxes, Money

Tom Barrett signs measure giving raises to employees who live in city - Workers who leave the city under end of residency rule get no increase

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2% Raises - Maybe They Shouldn't

Budget, Economy, Money

Looking for a raise?  Good luck with that

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Nope No Fiscal Problem Right Lefties?

GDP, Economy, Debt, Money, Taxes

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What Was the Meme Again - Public Sector Is Paid Less Than Private - Wrong

Public Sector Unions, Private Sector, PUP, Money, Jobs, Wisconsin

WI government employees make more in real wages and in wages and benefits combined than private sector workers

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More Money Doesn't Mean Better Schools

Money, school, School Board, Taxes, Students, Education, America

The City of Cudahy Audit and Budget

Cudahy, Local Government, Math, Money, Taxes, Tony Day, Budget

Here is an email from a reader and I am hoping the City Accountant can shed some light on this since he reads the blog.

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Affordable Health Care - Obamacare

America, Court, Debunked, GAO, Health, Money, ObamaCare, Supreme Court, Taxes

So, first I have to say my disappointment with the U.S. Supreme Court’s decision to uphold Obamacare.  With Chief Roberts changing his vote and changing the wording to saying it is a “TAX” brings in a new era of taxation and activism.

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Top All-Time Donors, 1989-2012

Conservatives, Culture, Democrats, Ideology, Liberals, Money, National Politics, Republicans, Debunked

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So Much for Being Outspent!

2012 Election, Democrats, Liberals, Money, Public Sector Unions, PUP, Recall, Scott Walker, tom Barrett, Union, Wisconsin

Big labor's contribution to Barrett during the recall?  $23 million.  Add that to his declared $6 million.  That’s $29 Million

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