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President Bush touts his tax cut plan to a crowd at Lafayette Regional Airport, before departing, Friday, March 9, 2001, in Lafayette, La. The president will spend the weekend at his ranch in Crawford, Texas. (AP Photo/Kenneth Lambert)
May 21, 2013 | Blog

Ten years after George Bush’s tax cut on dividends, Bruce Bartlett says even conservative economists can’t defend it, including the one who pushed it through. Continue reading

Bartlett
November 16, 2012 | Group Think
The former Reagan and Bush administration staffer and author of Reaganomics: Supply-Side Economics in Action says Republicans need to bend on tax increases.
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November 16, 2012 | Group Think
The author writes the fiscal cliff is a unique opportunity to solve three of the most pressing problems facing our country.
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November 16, 2012 | Group Think
The CBPP economist wants to extend earned income and child tax credits, as well as the Bush-era tax credits.
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November 16, 2012 | Group Think
Kramer, a senior research analyst at the National Priorities Project, hopes that politicians take use the financial cliff as an imperative to do some long-term budgetary planning.
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November 16, 2012 | Group Think
Ghilarducci wants presidential leadership — and congressional action — to spur jobs and growth.
Newly Frugal Guy
November 15, 2012 | Blog
Follow Newly Frugal Guy's plan for fighting the deficit to guarantee a newly frugal bipartisan future for all!
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November 8, 2012 | Group Think
The president of Rebuild the Dream describes a new coalition he sees forming within the Democratic Party.
President Barack Obama speaks about the economy at Osawatomie High School in Osawatomie, Kan. December 2011. (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster)
January 18, 2012 | Blog

A recent poll suggests the Occupy movement has done little to turn the national conversation towards inequality. Continue reading