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November 23, 2010

What Patriotic Millionaires Say About Taxes

Filed under: economics — Tags: , , , , , — Walter Ebmeyer @ 10:01 am

Anyone who thinks keeping tax cuts for the 1% of Americans who earn more than $1 million will create jobs hasn’t been paying attention.  Even some millionaires call it nonsense. This is from John Nichols.

http://www.thenation.com/blog/156569/patriotic-millionaires-explain-tax-cuts-rich-dont-grow-economy

September 20, 2010

The Rich Are Different

Filed under: economics — Tags: , , , , — Walter Ebmeyer @ 8:06 am

Our favorite economist writes about the white-hot anger among the rich.  There’s talk of raising their taxes!  You’d better read it, Muffy.

http://www.nytimes.com/2010/09/20/opinion/20krugman.html?_r=1&ref=opinion