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Tuesday, July 3, 2012

Romney Campaign and G.O.P. at Odds on Health Care ‘Tax’

“Mitt Romney’s presidential campaign threw cold water on a central Republican attack line on Monday, saying that President Obama’s health care mandate should be thought of as a penalty and not a tax.”(New York Times)

It’s a tax! It’s a penalty! It’s two mints in one!

FEE Timely Classic

Taxation Is the Lifeblood of the State” by Arthur E. Foulkes