I don't say it very often, but I have it hand it to them Dems. The House vote taken today on whether or not to adjourn the House before deciding on the fate of the Bush tax cuts was a smart one. 39 Dems voted with the Republicans, making it a narrow 210-209 vote but ultimately … [Read more...] about Smart Move by Dems
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Now this looks promising as a step in the right direction. The AP is reporting that 47 House Democrats are breaking rank and urging Congress to extend tax cuts on investments. This means keeping the current rates on capital gains and dividends. A letter purportedly sent to House … [Read more...] about Extending Tax Cuts on Investments?
In an attempt to placate voters, President Obama signed into law the new $ 30 billion small business bill full of lending and tax credits, which he misleadingly calls tax cuts. This program will only provide some minor and temporary benefits to businesses and will hardly impact … [Read more...] about The Small Business Bill
The WSJ is reporting this evening that Congress has decided to delay voting on the status of the Bush tax cuts until after the election. While they lay the blame on Republicans, the truth is that the Democrats are running scared in the late stages of election season and … [Read more...] about Tax Tricks and Economic Recovery
Seems that El Rushbo was correct when he chose to vote with his feet last year and leave New York City. Back in early 2009, Limbaugh warned that impending tax hikes on New York City residents would crush a top income earner like himself, and cited these taxes as the reason why … [Read more...] about Limbaugh Was Right