Category Archives: Fiscal Policy

Commentary Magazine: Opinion: Jonathan S. Tobin: “The Greek Crisis Echoed in Democrat’s Entitlement Stance”: America is Not Greece

Commentary Magazine: Opinion: Jonathan S. Tobin: The Greek Crisis Echoed in Democrats Entitlement Stance To state the obvious, America is not Greece. Greece, a country of eleven-million people, with an economy somewhere around two-hundred-fifty-million people and yet their central government … Continue reading

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US News: Opinion: Eric Schnurer: “A Modest Proposal: Stop Taxing The Rich”

US News: Opinion: Eric Schnurer: A Modest Proposal: Stop Taxing The Rich I’m thinking that Eric Schnurer wrote his US News column here with at least a touch of sarcasm. “Let the Republicans get their way and pass laws saying … Continue reading

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Reason: Opinion: Jacob Sullum: “Ted Cruz is Right About Taxes”: Really?

Reason: Opinion: Jacob Sullum: Ted Cruz Is Right About Taxes Just once I would like to hear someone and its generally Republicans who support some type of flat tax, say, “I’m in favor of a middle class tax hike! Because … Continue reading

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The Week: Opinion: Paul Brandus: The Deficit is Shrinking, But it’s Still a Huge Problem

The Week: Opinion: Paul Brandus: The Deficit is Shrinking, But It’s Still a Huge Problem Ideally what you want to do with your debt and deficit outlook, is to run deficits and even big deficits when the economy is bad. … Continue reading

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Think Progress: Cap Action War Room: A Progressive Vision: President Obama’s FY 2015 Federal Budget

Think Progress: Cap Action War Room: A Progressive Vision Derik Schneider on Google+ The New Democrat on Facebook The New Democrat on Twitter I haven’t had a chance to see President’s Obama’s full budget proposal. I’ve just seen summaries from … Continue reading

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Heritage Foundation: The Foundry: Amy Payne: Tax Reform Ideas: Three Ways to Make April 15 Less Painful: How We Should Reform The Tax Code

Heritage Foundation: The Foundry: Amy Payne: Tax Reform Ideas: Three Ways to Make April 15 Less Painful Rik Schneider on Google+ The New Democrat on Facebook The New Democrat on Twitter I believe America needs both a short-term and a … Continue reading

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Crooks and Liars: Opinion: Richard RJ Eskow: Is the “Era of Austerity” Really Over?: The Purpose of a Government Budget

Crooks and Liars: Opinion: Richard RJ Eskow: The Next Obama Budget: Is the “Era of Austerity” Really Over  Kire Schneider on Google+ The New Democrat on Facebook The New Democrat on Twitter A governmental budget, whatever the level of government, … Continue reading

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