Post Tagged with: "taxes"

Left Said, Right Said / Opinion

Progressive Taxes Mitigate Financial Woes

Left Said: “Nothing can be said to be certain, except love and war.” — Benjamin Franklin “All is fair in death and taxes.” — Anonymous proverb Wait a minute. Something tells me I didn’t quite get that right. Regardless, the permanence of these four institutions as part of the human […]

Left Said, Right Said / Opinion

Left Said: Taxation Exercises Tactfulness

The U.S. Federal Government is not a family household. The U.S. Federal Government should not “tighten its belt” during a recession. This is because, unlike the average family household, the Federal Government has obligations — like every American’s health over the age of 65 (Medicare). This commitment to protect America’s […]

News

SB Gas Tops Off as Nation’s Priciest

Santa Barbara County had the highest gas prices in the nation yesterday, according to online gas price monitor www.gasbuddy.com.

News

Students Encourage Palestinian Understanding

UCSB’s Students for Justice in Palestine organized a series of events this week to encourage open discussion of the Israeli-Palestinian conflict.

Brown Cuts Funds For UC System
featured / News

Brown Cuts Funds For UC System

Governor Jerry Brown released his proposed budget on Monday, calling for a $500 million reduction in University of California state funding for the 2011-2012 fiscal year.