economy Archive

How to Fix the Economy

By John Lumbard. We have the most ridiculous tax system in the history of the world.  Last year Clorox paid taxes at a 39% rate---nearly twice what they’d pay if they moved to Canada---while GE paid nothing.  The wealthiest 10% of our citizens pay 70% of all the nation’s taxes, but...
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Video: How Much is a Trillion?

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…It Must Be A Constitutional Amendment

. . .  It must be a Constitutional Amendment, the voice of the people, and inviolable; it must limit government’s ability to live above its means, and it must limit the size of government relative to the economy. It is unconscionable that our generation would leave a legacy of profligacy and...
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