Yes, there is something terribly wrong with taxation in the hedge fund industry -- but it is not the perceived evil that the defeated Baucus/Grassley bill was attempting to "fix". According to them, the problem was that the hedge fund operators get part of their compensation … [Read more...] about Hedge Fund Hypocrisy
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The Heritage Foundation just released its 2012 Index of Economic Freedom. The United States is ranked....10. Top 10 Countries world rank country overall score change from previous 1 Hong … [Read more...] about Land of the Free (Market)?
It's another egregious example of the Democrats wanting to overreach boundaries in an effort to appeal to voters: The Democrats, worried about higher gas prices, want to set up a board that would apply a "windfall profit tax" as high as 100 percent on the sale of oil and gas, … [Read more...] about Pandering: Regulating Oil Profits?
The White House recently named Jack Lew his new Chief of Staff after the departure of Bill Daley. While Obama championed Mr. Lew's work in the State Department as the chief budget officer and deputy secretary of state, he omitted the fact that prior to the State Department, Lew … [Read more...] about Where Is the Outrage on the Left?