Burton Folsom

What factors caused the 2012 election results?

What were the big surprises of the 2012 election? Burt Folsom joins Jim Blasingame to discuss some of the surprises that contributed to Obama's reelection, including unemployed people voting to reelect the president.

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Burton Folsom joins Jim Blasingame to reveal how a consumption tax might be good policy, but would be a huge mistake without repealing the 16th amendment.
Burton Folsom joins Jim Blasingame to reveal that the U.S. has had a flat tax before, and why this options would work as a tax reform option.
Burton Folsom joins Jim Blasingame to reveal how America has dealt with tax policy and revenue since the founding, including most of our history without any income tax.
Burt Folsom joins Jim Blasingame to report on the historical implications of the deceptive and cynical way Obamacare was created and sold to Congress and Americans.
Burt Folsom joins Jim Blasingame to reveal the historical significance of President Obama’s plan to use an executive order to provide amnesty to millions of illegal immigrants.