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Chris Wallace Confronts John McCain On Tax Flip Flop

The Huffington Post | Arthur Delaney | Posted 11.25.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- "Fox News Sunday" host Chris Wallace confronted Sen. John McCain (R-Ariz.) on Sunday for flip-flopping on tax cuts for the rich. Wal...

John McCain's Tax Cut Stance Seems To Have Dramatically Shifted

ThinkProgress | Faiz Shakir | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

While it is certainly true that Obama has acquiesced on his principled stand against doling out unnecessary tax cuts to the rich, he's not the only on...

The Meek Shall Not Inherit

Terrance Heath | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Terrance Heath

In my work-related news reading this morning, I came across an interesting take on Obama's exchange with "Joe the Plumber." The truth is that Obama in...

Projecting McCain

Aimee Liu | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Aimee Liu

Virtually every attack McCain makes against Barack Obama is a projection of his own fear or loathing.

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).

Greenspan: American Can't Afford McCain's Tax Plan

Bloomberg | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Former Federal Reserve Chairman Alan Greenspan said the country can't afford $3.3 trillion of tax cuts proposed by Republican presidential nominee Joh...

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?

Both Tax Plans Will Add to the Deficit -- And Our Problems

Hale "Bonddad" Stewart | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Hale

We've spent the last 8 years not making tough choices that need to be made. Now we have two presidential hopefuls who would continue that trend.

Ignoring the 'Rocks in Glass Houses' Rule, Lieberman Calls Obama a Flip-Flopper on This Week

Mitchell Bard | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Mitchell Bard

How apathetic does McCain think the voters are that his campaign can get away with accusing Obama of the very thing that has been McCain's biggest weakness?

How The Wealthy Would Fare Under Obama, McCain

The Wealth Report | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

There's a lot confusing information out there about how the next president will tax the rich. But one chart boils it all down. It comes courtesy of th...

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...

Forbes: McCain Will Cut Defense Spending To Cover Corporate Tax Cuts

Forbes | Robert Lenzner | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

The problem with campaigns is they can only voice oversimplified soundbites. Today's challenges are serious and require long-term solutions. Both cand...

McCain's Tax-Cut Economics: Utterly Unaffordable

Demos | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Demos

Supply-side economics or, more to the point, economic policy centered on tax cuts simply does not work. Without question, McCain's plan will pile $2 trillion to $5.7 trillion onto the federal debt.

Sam Stein

McCain Tries Aggressively To Distance Himself From Bush In Speech Tonight

HuffingtonPost.com | Sam Stein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

***Scroll Down For Video*** The frame of John McCain being an extension of the Bush presidency is apparently getting under the Senator's skin. In hi...

Brave New Films: "The Real McCain 2"

The Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Ah, the power of Youtube. Robert Greenwald has put together another in his series: "The Real McCain" that demonstrates the Republican's tendency to p...

Economist Jared Bernstein Crunches The Candidates

JB Powell | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
JB Powell

The current economic meltdown can be traced to McCain's financial adviser. McCain wants to further deregulate capital markets and cut taxes. McCain-onomics are Bush-onomics, but more so.

McCain Offers Tax Policies He Once Opposed

Washington Post | Jonathan Weisman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

On May 26, 2001, after then-Sen. Lincoln D. Chafee (R.I.) cast his vote against President Bush's $1.35 trillion tax cut, he trudged back to his office...