Proposed cuts to federal agency budgets and changes to employment law benefit only the US president and his cronies.
Instead of tax-rate cuts for these big corporations, the coming tax debate in Congress should focus on making wealthy individuals and big corporations pay their fair share.
But health care costs, not corporate taxes, are the real drain on the U.S. economy.
The Reaganites didn’t compromise away any of their core commitments. The Democrats did.
The public faces of President Trump’s tax plan, Gary Cohn and Steven Mnuchin, are poster boys for Wall Street tax-dodging.
Activists have organized Tax Day marches across the country to demand the release of Trump’s tax returns — and send a message about a tax system that enriches the wealthy.
Instead of helping average working families, Trump’s tax agenda actually targets those already most vulnerable.
Trump Would Benefit From His Tax Reform Proposal
Here’s how the key inequality-related ballot initiatives we were tracking turned out.
After the election, we need to focus on forcing the next president to address inequality and fix our upside down tax code.
For the first time, Democrats are acknowledging America’s deep racial wealth gap — Here’s how we can start to close it.
Maine People’s Campaign to Raise the Minimum Wage, Fund Education, and Provide Universal Family Healthcare
An interview with rising progressive star, Ben Chin, Political Director of Maine People’s Alliance.
Tax reform, Wall Street accountability, and the racial wealth divide are all acknowledged in this year’s agenda.
Predictable as ever, the House Speaker’s plan would give an average annual tax break of nearly $800,000 to the top 0.1 percent.
Massachusetts, California, and Oregon are all launching campaigns to combat rising inequality. Other states should take note.