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Tag: tax cuts
  • The Absurdity of the Tax Cut Debate

    Restricting the national conversation to tax cuts effectively prevents any real fiscal reform from ever happening on Capitol Hill. That’s because cutting taxes without cutting spending isn’t really cutting taxes at all. It’s deferring taxes to the future. Imagine yourself in financial trouble, worrying over how much of your expenses you should pay with cash …

  • Prolonging a Recession for Dummies: Tax Less, Spend More, Print More

    Yep, the deal which has been worked out appears to really be the worst of both worlds for the national debt:  lower taxes without lower spending and higher spending without higher taxes.  The bill is a “$900 billion proposal to extend tax cuts and unemployment insurance.”  I certainly don’t want higher taxes, but uh…does anyone …