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Tuesday, July 5, 2011

Parties at Loggerheads over Deficit Solution


“Eliminating unfair tax breaks for the wealthy versus raising taxes in a way that’s damaging to economic recovery. When it comes to defining the terms of federal budgeting and deficit reduction, it’s almost as if Democrats and Republicans are speaking different languages or using different mathematical models.” (Christian Science Monitor)

Where’s the debate over the role of government?

FEE Timely Classic
“The Progressive Income Tax in U.S. History” by Burton W. Folsom Jr.