Transcript: Paul Ryan’s Full Interview With NPR’s Steve Inskeep

Transcript: Paul Ryan’s Full Interview With NPR’s Steve Inskeep

You cited a study finding that that economic growth can come from the business tax cut. We could also cite a study from the Institute for Policy Studies casting questions or raising questions about that. We don’t want to go back and forth with studies, but you do know that it is possible that businesses […]

My No Good, Very Bad Tax Vote Day

My No Good, Very Bad Tax Vote Day

As I struggled my way through a crumbling transit system, the Senate was preparing to pass a tax plan that will decimate the resources needed to fix our nation’s infrastructure.

The GOP’s Tax Cut Bill Probably Won’t Help the Middle Class

President Donald Trump may want to refer to the Republican tax reform law as a “Cut, Cut, Cut” bill, but for millions of lower income Americans, it may not actually do much cutting. The Republican bill would actually raise tax rates on almost 13 million tax filers whose annual income is less than $100,000, according to The New […]

How the Last Profit Repatriation Failed to Create Jobs

The Trump Administration and congressional Republicans are preparing to unveil a tax package that would cut corporate taxes on overseas profits, but a slew of academic and government studies show that the same tactic failed to create jobs after it was enacted in 2004. Veterans of that tax battle—including insiders from President Bush’s economic team—warned […]

Some Companies That Got Huge Tax Breaks Didn’t Create a Single Job

Janine Jackson: In some cases, powerful interests are so invested in telling a certain story, tell it so often and so insistently, that you’d be hard-pressed to guess from media coverage that it’s disputed, or simply false. Such is the case with a certain line about the relationship between corporate taxes and job creation. CEOs complain […]

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