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You Say “Fiscal Cliff.” I Say There’s No Such Thing

Monday, November 26, 2012

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Mayday! Mayday! Watch out! There is a “fiscal cliff!” We’re headed straight for it! It will be the ruin of all America! Just as soon as the 2012 presidential election was over, media outlets had a huge vacuum to fill …

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Dear Super Committee: Here’s a Little Advice

Monday, November 21, 2011

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Compromise is not a word that a lot of people on Capitol Hill understand these days.  That’s particularly true when those who are entrenched in their own view of things can’t climb out of those trenches without a 12-foot ladder.…

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Flat Tax Policy: The New New Thing for 2012

Monday, October 24, 2011

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via iStock Photo/Thomas Dickson Have you noticed that tax policy is the new new thing for the GOP presidential candidates? Not thoughtful, analytical or well-reasoned tax policy, mind you.  But some of the Republican presidential wannabes are embracing the idea …

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Girl Scouts, Watch Out. The Tax Man Cometh

Thursday, March 10, 2011

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If Georgia lawmakers get their way, corporations doing business in that state will get a nice tax cut and the Girl Scouts will be chipping in to make up the difference in the state budget. Yup. As crazy as that …

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