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Monday, November 14, 2011

Supercommittee to Call for Unspecified Higher Taxes


“With a little over a week left to reach a deal, members of the Congressional deficit reduction panel are looking for an escape hatch that would let them strike an accord on revenue levels but delay until next year tough decisions about exactly how to raise taxes.” (New York Times)

Cave in.

FEE Timely Classic
“The Hidden Cost of Taxation” by Dwight R. Lee