We should adjust tax rates over time to dial them in.
The modern GOP lacks cohesive goals for the day’s challenges.
The Republican tax plans come together with a theme, which is a unifying feature that is found throughout. In this case, that theme is that America is a loser. We see it in their continued indifference to maintaining a modern healthcare system with universal coverage. They plan to repeal the individual mandate without replacing it.… Continue reading On Taxes, Republicans Bet Against America
Senator Bernie Sanders of Vermont has introduced his much-touted Medicare-for-All bill with a good slate of cosponsors joining the effort. And it sets the opposition out to pick at the draft with calls of calamity. There are those opposed on principle, but the most common criticism seems to have to do with cost, which is… Continue reading Medicare for All Cometh
The Republicans have two basic options. They can go for expediency, raising the deficit in the short-term for tax cuts, avoid stepping on any toes, or they can go for real reform that involves dealing with blowback from special interests and being fiscally responsible. It’s a hard choice. The early signal is they will go… Continue reading Paths to Tax Reform