The Economy

Buffet: taxing the rich would boost middle class morale

Buffet: taxing the rich would boost middle class morale

Share on Facebook Twitter Google+ E-mail Reddit Visit NBCNews.com for breaking news, world news, and news about the economy Super investor Warren Buffett, the chairman of Berkshire Hathaway, speaks with TODAY’s Matt Lauer about Cyber Monday sales figures, consumer confidence and the future of the American economy. Warren noted that raising taxes on the rich […]

Tax Pledge Mutiny as Fiscal Cliff Approaches

Tax Pledge Mutiny as Fiscal Cliff Approaches

Share on Facebook Twitter Google+ E-mail Reddit Grover Norquist is confronted by a tax pledge mutiny as the fiscal cliff approaches. Norquist has demanded for years that elected officials sign a pledge promising not to raise any taxes under any circumstance and over the years, a majority of Republicans in the U.S. Congress have done […]

Ed Schultz: the Buffet-Reagan Rule

Ed Schultz: the Buffet-Reagan Rule

Share on Facebook Twitter Google+ E-mail Reddit Progressives are hoping that if Republicans won’t listen to President Obama on the Buffett Rule, then maybe they’ll listen to President Reagan. The Center for American Progress unearthed video of Reagan making the case in 1985 for closing tax loopholes on the rich in strikingly similar terms to […]