Burton Folsom

How Obama's reelection compares to FDR' s 1936 election

What are the historical similarities of Obama's reelection? Burt Folsom joins Jim Blasingame to report that the electorate's disregard for poor economic performance by President Obama was similar to the 1936 reelection of Franklin Roosevelt.

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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.