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Bush Tax Cuts for the Rich

Titanic Tax Shirking by Those in First Class

Leo W. Gerard | Posted 06.16.2012 | Business
Leo W. Gerard

The 99 percent must insist Congress pass the Buffet Rule. They must render tax shirking by those in first class as unacceptable as driving with a pet dog strapped to the car roof. The survival-of-the-richest attitude is bad for the country and antithetical to democracy.

Actually, "The Rich" Don't "Create Jobs," We Do

Dave Johnson | Posted 07.13.2011 | Business
Dave Johnson

Do we really depend on "the rich" to "create" jobs? Or do jobs get created when they fill a need?

The Voodoo Economist: Obama Plus Clinton Equals Politics Minus Policy

Larry Abrams | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Larry Abrams

As Karl Marx once said, history repeats itself, first as tragedy, second as farce. It wasn't so surprising then, to see old Bill Clinton, a.k.a. the...

Arthur Delaney

Dems Waging 'Class Warfare' Over Tax Cuts, Republicans Complain | Arthur Delaney | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Several top Republicans have said recently that President Obama's plan to allow the expiration of Bush-era tax cuts for the wealthiest two percent of ...