Tax Policy

Paul Ryan Hellbent On Passing His Tax Plan Although Even Most Republicans Oppose It

Paul Ryan Hellbent On Passing His Tax Plan Although Even Most Republicans Oppose It

Share on Facebook Twitter Google+ E-mail Reddit Paul Ryan wants to push through his tax reforms despite strong objections from fellow Republicans. Speaker of the House Paul Ryan is aiming to push through his blueprint for tax reform and he wants to do it this year. The problem Ryan has is that Republicans cannot agree […]

Rachel Maddow’s Exposé of Trump’s Tax Return Is Vindicated!

Rachel Maddow’s Exposé of Trump’s Tax Return Is Vindicated!

Share on Facebook Twitter Google+ E-mail Reddit Remember when Rachel Maddow touted the news that she had Trump’s tax returns? Remember how, when she produced those two pages, everyone then eviscerated her for hyping what was a nothing story? Well, it turns out it’s a lot more than nothing. Yesterday, the White House released its “tax […]

‘Tax The Rich’ – A Fairy Tale Narrated By Ed Asner – Video

‘Tax The Rich’ – A Fairy Tale Narrated By Ed Asner – Video

Share on Facebook Twitter Google+ E-mail Reddit Controversy rages as billionaires storm over the White House, making this the perfect time to review this video starring Ed Asner. Now is a good time to look back on an animated classic, “Tax the Rich,” that was narrated by Hollywood Legend Ed Asner, considering the string of […]

Robert Reich Explains: Liberals Are Right On Taxes And Texas Is SO Wrong (VIDEO)

Robert Reich Explains: Liberals Are Right On Taxes And Texas Is SO Wrong (VIDEO)

Share on Facebook Twitter Google+ E-mail Reddit The conservative mantra is: lower taxes help the economy grow. Reich shows how Texas and Kansas disprove that while, in California, the opposite is true. Former Labor Secretary Robert Reich has a way of explaining what’s going on in the economy in terms that are so clear and entertaining […]

Portland Fights Income Inequality By Taxing Companies With Outrageous CEO Pay Scales

Portland Fights Income Inequality By Taxing Companies With Outrageous CEO Pay Scales

Share on Facebook Twitter Google+ E-mail Reddit It falls to cities to do creative, progressive policy making and that is exactly what Portland is undertaking with a tax to address income inequality. Portland, Oregon just adopted a brilliant response to the community’s serious issue of income inequality. The city council passed an additional tax on companies that give their […]