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Karl Nerenberg | The new Trudeau government has already signalled a lot of its good intentions, such as respecting science; but it has also stumbled on its tax cut. What's wrong with pointing that out?
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Karl Nerenberg | The Trudeau government has bravely raised taxes on those in the $200K-plus bracket. But guess who gets most of the benefit.
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Seth Klein | Cutting small business taxes may make for good politics, but it's a policy with no economic merit.
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Lindsay Beyerstein | Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-VT) became a folk hero to progressives when he took to the floor of the Senate for nearly nine hours on Friday to speak against the plan to extend tax cuts for the wealthy...
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Lindsay Beyerstein | Congressional Republicans and the White House struck an agreement in principle on Monday night to extend all the Bush tax cuts for two more years in exchange for extending unemployment benefits...
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Lindsay Beyerstein | The co-chairs of the deficit commission issued a preliminary presentation two weeks ago that favored tax breaks for the wealthy and left open the possibility of deep cuts to Social Security etc...