Archive for May 2017

Thanks to Mexican dumping, you can say aloha to Hawaiian sugar

By James Martin | May 30 Those of us of a certain age have a real attachment with Hawaii. We defended her when Japan attacked. We celebrated when she officially became a state in 1959. And we dreamed of vacations on her picturesque beaches. We also remember those commercials about sweet Hawaiian sugar for which…

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It's time to kill the death tax once and for all

By Jim Martin and Pat Boone opinion contributors – 05/15/17 02:00 PM EDT While on the campaign trail candidate Donald Trump minced no words when he promised that, “The Trump plan will repeal the death tax.” The last time there was a vote to repeal the death tax was 2015.  The U.S. House of Representatives…

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Leading Seniors Association Supports Commission to Protect Voters

Statement by 60 Plus Association Chairman Jim Martin Alexandria, VA (May 12, 2017) – “Senior citizens are among the most vulnerable populations in our nation, constantly targeted by fraudsters and those seeking to exploit them. Voter fraud is one of the issues where we see this election after election especially in areas with highly concentrated…

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Medical Malpractice “Reform”: Encroachment On Essential Liberties

Medical Malpractice “Reform”: Encroachment On Essential Liberties | The Daily Caller By Jim Martin, Chairman of 60 Plus Association More than 30 States already have some form of cap on damages in such litigation, while 18 others bar such restrictions on awards either by Constitutional provision or via State Courts holding them unconstitutional. Do the…

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