A slowdown would give the public more time to learn about the bill and all the ways it’s designed to further enrich the wealthy.
While Republicans may succeed in scoring a short term win for their donors, their tax plan is sparking a new moral movement against inequality.
Inspired by an initiative cut short by the assassination of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., moral leaders are planning a wave of civil disobedience.
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 […]
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.
Joe Rickett’s decision to shut down two major online publicationshas altered the local U.S. news environment. Barbara Ehrenreich plans on restoring it.
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 […]
On the European United Left-Nordic Green Left’s first panel, Challenging Injustice & Inequality, Institute for Policy Studies Associate Fellow Manuel P. Rocha, will talk about trade policy under Trump.
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 […]
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 […]
I’ve argued to close this loophole for 20 years, but not at the expense of the colossal damage the rest of this plan would cause.
Reagan actually raised taxes on corporations.
Rep. Jayapal of Seattle is among the leading Progessive Democrats working to educate constituents about a fast-moving Republican tax plan.
The actress and lifelong activist joins restaurant workers in the fight to end sub-minimum tipped wage.
Miller has usurped the power of the National Security Council, state and defense departments to set refugee policy by himself.