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Obama Tax Plan

Why Obama Shouldn't Compromise With Republicans

Steve Kirsch | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Steve Kirsch

If Obama insists on passing great policies that will get the job done, he will give his constituents a reason to get excited about re-electing him.

Obama's Business Tax Credits: The Business World Responds With A Shrug

The Huffington Post | William Alden | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

As word leaks out about Obama's new economic stimulus plan, which will ultimately cost about $180 billion and include an immediate tax credit for busi...

WATCH: White House Adviser Trashes GOP Tax Plan

Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

Austan Goolsbee, the new chairman of the White House's Council of Economic Advisers, is the star of a new video which outlines the administration's vi...

Amanda Terkel

Progressive Lawmakers Grayson, Grijlava And Kilroy Call For Vote On Obama's Tax Plan Before Congress Adjourns | Amanda Terkel | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Three progressive members of Congress are urging House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-Cali.) to bring President Obama's tax plan to a vote on the floor befor...

Democrats Want To Cut Down Obama's Budget

New York Times | DAVID M. HERSZENHORN and CARL HULSE | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Alarmed by rising deficit predictions, Congressional Democrats prepared Tuesday to pare spending in President Obama's budget and limit some middle-cla...

Jason Linkins

The Phony "War On Wealth" | Jason Linkins | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Been hearing that the administration has "declared war on the rich," lately? Well, Newsweek's Daniel Gross puts our latest would-be culture warriors ...

Jason Linkins

Scritti Politti: March 5, 2009 | Jason Linkins | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Burning up my inbox today is news of this story from the Charlotte News and Observer, about an anti-gay marriage rally in Raleigh. It contains thes...

Obama Reconsiders Tax On Mortgage Interest, Charitable Donations

Wall Street Journal | JOHN D. MCKINNON and MARTIN VAUGHAN | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

WASHINGTON -- President Barack Obama is meeting strong Democratic Party resistance to his proposal to reduce tax deductions enjoyed by upper-income Am...

Obama's Economic Plan

Lynn Forester de Rothschild | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Lynn Forester de Rothschild

Regrettably, the road kill of Obama's reckless rhetoric and policies is not the rich taxpayer, but the entire American economy.

Barack Obama's America

Lynn Forester de Rothschild | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Lynn Forester de Rothschild

What Obama offers, in substance and in spirit, is a radical departure from the principles of the American Dream that has defined our nation over the last two centuries.

"Spreading the Wealth" Allows for Creativity

Stephen Herrington | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Stephen Herrington

If more people have more money, then more business is done and a small increase in taxes comes right back to you. If you are in the forefront of innovation, more comes to you.

Sam Stein

Palin: Obama's Tax Plans Could Mean Nightmare Communist State | Sam Stein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Sarah Palin had a few memorable moments during her campaign stop in Des Moines, Iowa, on Saturday. But the most eye-opening of them all came, it would...

Dear Joe, You Can Afford $1500

Martha Miller | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Martha Miller

Joe, if you are making $250,000, you can afford $1500. That amount of tax doesn't cost a job, reduce capital investment (except maybe for the third wide screen TV), or cause a plumber to not expand with another truck.

McCain Lie About Obama Raising Taxes Getting Traction In Viriginia (VIDEO)

American News Project | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

From the American News Project : In attack ads and interviews, John McCain repeatedly claims Barack Obama will raise taxes on middle class. Though Ob...

Obama's Tax Plan Would Balloon Deficit, Study Finds

Washington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

On the campaign trail, Sen. Barack Obama bashes President Bush for "reckless" economic policies that are "mortgaging our children's future on a mounta...

Obama's Social Security Plan Vague On Details

AP | CHARLES BABINGTON | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON — Barack Obama's bid to place a new Social Security tax on very high incomes is either a bold or foolhardy plan, depending on who cri...