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Tax Loopholes and the GE Hoax

Monday, April 18, 2011

When GE says they're just obeying the law, we have to all remember they helped write the law. They have so much political clout. Part of the reason why we are focusing on the companies is because they're using their incredible vast resources. There were 12 companies that spent a billion dollars lobbying over the last ten years for special tax treatment. That's not just sitting back and letting Congress write the rules.

Chuck Collins, co-founder of US Uncut, on The Brian Lehrer Show.

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The Brian Lehrer Show

US Uncut on Tax Day

Monday, April 18, 2011

Andrew Boyd, member of the National Coordinating Group for US Uncut, and Chuck Collins, co-founder of US Uncut, senior scholar at the Institute for Policy and director of the Program on Inequality and the Common Good, talk about US Uncut's efforts to advocate against the tax loopholes for large corporations, what they propose as a solution and last week's GE hoax.

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