Gongol.com Archives: January 2006
Brian Gongol

The United States of America (2006.01.13)
Why We Built the Interstate Highway System
In large part because Eisenhower's experiences as a young Army officer made him realize we couldn't move anything efficiently cross-country on the existing highways...but it's important to realize that when the gas tax stops working (possibly in the next ten years), we'll need to find alternatives that don't destroy American privacy.

Business and Finance (2006.01.13)
Tax Foundation: Tax Compliance Burden Creates 22% Additional Cost for Each Dollar Collected
Every targeted incentive not only acts as a benefit to those taking the incentive, but also as a burden to those who don't or can't.