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Responses to the Tax-Day Demagogues

No one likes to pay taxes, so April 15 typically attracts a range of right-wing Republicans, kooks...

POLL: Rich should pay more taxes

It's Tax Day, and a new Gallup poll has some interesting findings on Americans' perceptions of...

Managing Creative Destruction

I have just gotten the hang of Facebook, and now people are moving to Twitter. What the hell is...

Corporate Tax Rate Illusions

Last week, John McCain and Newt Gingrich cited Ireland's low corporate tax rate of 11 and 12...

The Democrats Are At It Again!

This morning the Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee (DCCC) charged Michigan Rep. Tim...

The Obama Honeymoon is Over

Let me briefly outline the insanity of government spending-based "stimulus" in a nutshell....

Complicated Returns: A Taxing Trend

Tea parties are taking place across the nation today, and rightly so. Beyond frustration about...

Pay More for Energy

Peter Orszag, the geeky (I mean that in a good way) and straightforward director of the Office of...

Transition

Much talk has been made about the Obama transition, about his choices for White House staff, his...

Rethinking Taxes

During the past 20 years a number of economic studies have been released showing that lower income...

Obama and Taxes

Sen. Barack Obama (D-Ill.) seriously underestimates the impact of taxes on the economy and the...

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