White Flag of Surrender on Taxes–By Democrats

In General Interest by Jonathan Tasini0 Comments

This is not another analysis or observation focusing on the strategy and tactics that led to the deal just made on taxes. I was bored by the whole debate weeks ago because, frankly, it missed a much more central fact: the Democratic Party long ago gave up the fight over having a sensible tax rate for the richest people.

Facts And Figures

In General Interest by Jonathan Tasini0 Comments

Facts and figures are useful when you try to get through the smokescreen of political spin. Here are facts about the tax deal — a bad one, in my view.