Taxes And Spending
Wednesday, November 07, 2012
Friday, September 14, 2012
By Julie Rovner
Friday, October 21, 2011
By Tamara Keith
Friday, October 07, 2011
By John Hockenberry : Host, The Takeaway
Americans have a fear of taxes, period. There's a historical precedent for this, detailed in every middle school kid's history book, and as it relates to the history of tyranny, it's an understandable fear.
We often bury this fear in mounds of denial and guilt, sort of like the silly idea that we live in a world without obscenities. You know, Planet Family Values, where the Gods bleep out everything we're not supposed to hear. Bleeps are, of course, a form of emphasis, not suppression.
Tuesday, August 16, 2011
When it comes to divvying up tax revenue, states with richer citizens end up footing the bill for those with lower per capita income.