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John Mccain Taxes

McCain's Erratic Health Strategy: Now He's Slashing Medicare

Richard (RJ) Eskow | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Richard (RJ) Eskow

The conclusion seems impossible to avoid: McCain's health care ideas are risky, unstable, and poorly thought out. They could result in a 'healthcare meltdown' that Americans can ill afford.

If Paying Taxes is Patriotic, Chicagoans are the Best Patriots on Earth

Brett Ashley McKenzie | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago
Brett Ashley McKenzie

If paying taxes makes you patriotic, Chicagoans should get a memorial built in their honor (or just add Harry Caray's face to Mount Rushmore).

New McCain Ad Repeats Discredited "Celeb" Claim That Obama Will Raise Taxes On Electricity

Josh Dorner | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Josh Dorner

After releasing an ad earlier this week that contained debunked lies about offshore drilling and gas prices, John McCain unveiled a new ad today, "Dom...

Sarah Palin's Real Alaska: No. 1 In Taxes Per Resident And No. 1 In Spending Per Resident

Time | MICHAEL KINSLEY | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Sarah Palin thinks she is a better American than you because she comes from a small town, and a superior human being because she isn't a journalist an...

Earth to Republicans: It's 2008, Not 1978

Trey Ellis | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Trey Ellis

The Democratic candidate's coffers are far richer than the Republicans, so why is McCain's lie about Obama's taxes to the middle class sticking?

McCain Owes Back Taxes on One of His "Seven Homes"

Paul Hogarth | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Paul Hogarth

Republicans get screwed when exposed as elitists -- and hypocrites. In 1996, GOP Congressman Fred Heineman lost re-election after saying his $183,000...

Rachel Weiner

McCain Adviser Fiorina: McCain Could Raise Taxes On Wealthy | Rachel Weiner | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

At the end of an article on John McCain's flimsy economic know-how, Bloomberg includes an interesting admission from adviser Carly FIorina: "In an ...

They're Lying

Jared Bernstein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Jared Bernstein

If McCain and his staff persist in twisting the truth on Obama's tax plan, there can be no decent debate. It's an abrogation of anything resembling straight talk.

Non-Partisan Tax Center: McCain Plan Aids Wealthy

Washington Post | Perry Bacon Jr. | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

A detailed analysis of the candidates' tax plans confirms one of Barack Obama's top arguments against John McCain: the Arizona senator's proposals wou...

Obama's Tax Plan Three Times Better Break For Middle Class Than McCain's: Analysts

Nashua Telegraph | KEVIN LANDRIGAN | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

The tax cut plan of Democratic nominee to be Barack Obama offers three times the break for middle class families than proposals of likely Republican n...

Read His Lips: McCain Already Breaking 'No New Taxes' Pledge

The Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

In February, McCain pledged that his administration would offer no new taxes against the American people. And yet since then, he has pledged large am...

McCains Keeps All Assets In Cindy's Name (Except One Checking Account)

The Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

John McCain has repeatedly argued that his wife's financial holdings are separate from his political life, and should remains so for the privacy of he...

McCain Tax Returns: Latest News

Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

UPDATE: Howard Dean has issued the following statement: John McCain's lack of transparency is troubling and raises questions about what he's hiding. ...