Tax Repatriation to Pay for One Time Investment in Infrastructure

By: Wednesday July 31, 2013 5:00 pm

In the simplest terms possible, it appears that President Obama’s new proposed “grand bargain for middle-class workers” is to use a corporate tax repatriation to pay for a one time boost in infrastructure spending.

 

A Return to Bush-Style Deal Making

By: Tuesday July 30, 2013 3:10 pm

Say what you will about George W. Bush, he at least understood the best way to get a “yes” in the often paralyzed Congress was to simply give people what they wanted most. He would give conservatives lower taxes, he would sometimes try to give Democrats increased spending on programs, and he would give corporations a cushy role as needless middlemen.

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