BUSINESS
09/23/2011 08:30 am ET Updated Nov 23, 2011

Krugman: GOP Demanding Rich Be 'Exempted From The Social Contract'

This week President Obama said the obvious: that wealthy Americans, many of whom pay remarkably little in taxes, should bear part of the cost of reducing the long-run budget deficit. And Republicans like Representative Paul Ryan responded with shrieks of “class warfare.”

Read more on The New York Times