Oh, hell, no.

Years ago, the California National Guard paid hundreds of thousands of dollars in roughly 10,000 enlistment bonuses that the Pentagon now wants repaid by the soldiers who received them. The bonuses start at about $15,000, and date back to the early 2000s. Unfortunately, that money is, for the most part, long spent and now those soldiers who …

In Canada? The Liberals won.

The party of Justin Trudeau won the majority of seats in Canada’s federal election on Monday. What does this mean? Well, bye-bye, Steven Harper, for one. And Trudeau needs to choose a cabinet. And this, from The Guardian: During the campaign Trudeau promised that his first legislation as prime minister will be to raise taxes for …

Happy April 15! What does the Bible say about paying taxes?

Jesus did it. He told his followers to do it, too. Paul reminded early Christians that they are “subject to governing authorities,” and as such, they should pay taxes as a matter of conscience, and not just to avoid jail. For more, go here or here or here. In the Hebrew Scriptures, required tithing was …