He has public opinion on his side.
In response to a reader's comment, Noel Ortega looks at the recent successes of the US Uncut movement.
Congress could raise more than $4 trillion in revenue over the next decade by reversing years of tax giveaways to the richest Americans and largest corporations.
Reversing tax giveaways to the super-rich and the nation's largest corporations could raise $4 trillion within a decade and avert possible government closures.
Government must stop doling out ever-larger tax breaks to the superrich and vast corporations.
Some of the most affluent Americans actually pay lower effective tax rates than many middle class Americans.
At last, investors can't just fake the numbers on their tax returns when they reap capital gains.
Schools, housing, hospitals, roads aren't a match for loopholes for the rich.
Despite potential draw-backs, the rebel call for a ceasefire is the best way to diffuse violence, writer says.
Global corporations are gaming our tax system and paying nothing, zero, zip toward government services they enjoy.