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TOM DASCHLE TAXES
Taxes and Didactics
Prominent people have, over the past few months, taught us things about taxes. Our teachers have gone from the very lowly (see Joe the Plumber) to the very sophisticated (see Tom Daschle).
Tax Avoidance as the New "Sin"
Mark Goulston, M.D.
Speaker, Author, Coach, Consultant
The modern version of: "Let he who is without sin cast the first stone" has arrived. It is: "Let he (or she) who has not told his accountant to do whatever they can in order to pay the least taxes cast the first stone."
Deliberating on Daschle
Writer, pundit, analyst and kibitzer. For more about me, visit...
Critics of President Obama will use the Daschle incident to claim that Obama is not really about change, and is captive of the same politicians and lobbyists who have always run Washington.
Danger: Creeping Puritanism
University Professor and Professor of international relations,...
Tom Daschle's resignation should have been accepted, however, that of Nancy Killefer should have been refused. Responses must be tailored to the "sin." Not all imperfections make a person unfit for office.
A Modest Proposal
Author and Blogger,
In view of the "tax problems" that are plaguing the confirmation of Barack Obama's nominees, I have a modest proposal.
Daschle's Situation, and the Small-Dollar Solution
Like many decent people, Daschle got caught in a bad system that is so corrupted by money it hardly matters whether the money is from good people with good intentions or bad people with bad intentions.
Daschle's Premature Dash
Former chief speechwriter to Vice President Biden
The only thing more implausible than believing that a multi-millionaire with national ambitions would willfully try to defraud the IRS of $140,000 is believing that a man like that actually does his own taxes.
How To Avoid A Tom Daschle Tax Trip Up
The Daily Szep- Tax Crook
Two-time Pulitzer Prize-winning cartoonist
The Untold Daschle Story: The Blacklisting of Progressive Economics
Newspaper columnist, radio host (AM760), bestselling author
Though Obama won on promises to challenge Wall Street, there has been a calculated effort to stack the administration with the very Wall Street Democrats who created the problems he lamented.
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Cohn: Daschle Won't Kill Universal Health Care
Why Is Daschle Out and Geithner In?
President, Consumer Watchdog
Daschle isn't irreplaceable for health care reformers, but Obama would make a big mistake in appointing a replacement with any lessor convictions on a public heath care option.
Progressive Agenda Tip #1: Pay Your Taxes
assistant professor of public policy and political science, Ge...
When our leaders, or even our potential leaders, fail to contribute to the collective good, it feeds our lack of faith in them as stewards of the incredible coercive power of government.
Old Daschle Campaign Ad Stresses Frugality, Ugly Pontiac
Daschle Pushed Patron For Obama Job: Dem
Tom Daschle Withdrawal Urged By
Tom Daschle Tax Problem Emerges: UPDATED
Geithner, Daschle, and Now Palin...Will The GOP Hold Her To The Same Standard of Accountability?
Managing Editor, PoliticalBase.com
Governing Anew: Obama Reclaims The Honest Moment
Lisa Dale Norton
Shimmering Images: A Handy Little Guide to Writing Memoir
d'Artoon -- Stealth & Human Services
Painter, Cartoonist, and Illustrator
Why Obama's Well-Oiled Machine Screwed Up on Daschle and Company
Earl Ofari Hutchinson
Author and political analyst
The vetters are not supposed to rely on let alone accept the word of the prospective nominee that they paid what they owed.
Are We Doing the Bidding of Conservatives?
Senior Writer, Campaign for America's Future
Media coverage has been dominated with hysteria over tax mistakes already rectified, and claims of "pork" in the economic recovery bill -- all aiming to paint the new White House as hypocritical old politics.
Obama Considers Tax on Cabinet
Comedian and creator of BorowitzReport.com
President Obama is mulling a controversial new tax program that would require members of his Cabinet to pay taxes owed under the Federal tax code, the White House confirmed today.
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