Archive for January, 2012

If you thought you’d heard this State of the Union speech before, it’s because you have. Obama’s SOTU Address was just a rehash of tired old platitudes and promises.

What should be done about income inequality? That basic question underlies the arguments hashed out in the supercommittee and promises to be a central issue in the presidential campaign. Supercommittee Democrats argue that income inequality has been increasing and can be at least partially reversed by higher tax rates on high earners. They refused to […]