Category Archives: Taxes

Maybe Political Ideas Do Matter

I have been intrigued by the idea that what we need now is deeper political thinking, that starts with understanding those principles of government which the Tea Party and other libertarians have tossed aside.  When I am absolutely astounded by … Continue reading

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Tax Cuts and the Deficit

We need to keep reminding ourselves how we ended up with the deficit.  Coming soon to Congress will be arguments from Republicans for cutting taxes  and eliminating regulations in the name of getting the economy going again.

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Supply Side Economics — Is the Experiment Over?

David Kay Johnston wonders why the experiment  isn’t over:    (complete article is here). You would think that whether this grand experiment worked would be settled after three decades. You would think the practitioners of the dismal science of economics would … Continue reading

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