Posts Tagged: Higher taxes


Higher taxes are “just the beginning” [Reader Post]

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This will surprise few readers of FA: A group of House Democrats has formed its own “Gang of Six” to push for progressive tax reform — in which the expiration of the Bush-era tax rates for the wealthiest Americans is “just the beginning.” This is the platform of a group of “progressives” in Congress. “In… Read more »

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Make sure Obama supporters get what they voted for [Reader Post]

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Fiscal cliff:

“Fiscal cliff” is the popular shorthand term used to describe the conundrum that the U.S. government will face at the end of 2012, when the terms of the Budget Control Act of 2011 are scheduled to go into effect

Republicans should allow this to take effect. All of it.