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Paul Krugman: Obama Rolled Back RONALD REAGAN’S Tax Cuts For The Rich

Paul Krugman: Obama Rolled Back RONALD REAGAN’S Tax Cuts For The Rich

And what does that mean? It means Obama, that terrible, terrible disappointment that supposedly only serves his corporate masters took a large bite out of Reganomics.

Totally Blow The Minds Of Tea Partiers With The REAL HISTORY Of The Tea Party Movement

Totally Blow The Minds Of Tea Partiers With The REAL HISTORY Of The Tea Party Movement

Get ready to totally freak out your tea party trolls. The Boston Tea Party was actually a protest against a corporate tax cut. Yes, really.

Kansas Jobs Plummet In Latest Brownback Disaster—Oklahoma Gov Following Same Econ Plan

Kansas Jobs Plummet In Latest Brownback Disaster—Oklahoma Gov Following Same Econ Plan

These policymakers are almost like dealing with alcoholics. Sometimes you have to let them hit rock bottom.

by Sarah Burris· · News
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New Analysis Of Jeb Bush’s Tax Plan Proves He’s Operating Under Serious Delusions

Amazing. There’s no other word for this. It’s just, amazing, and not in a good way.

by Rika Christensen· · News
Jeb Forgets His Brother Tanked The Economy, Pitches Tax Plan To Do It All Over Again

Jeb Forgets His Brother Tanked The Economy, Pitches Tax Plan To Do It All Over Again

Dubyah sent more than 60 percent of his tax cuts to the uber-wealthy. Jeb wants to send even more.

by Charles Topher· · News
Feel Free To Laugh: Rand Paul’s ‘Flat Tax’ Plan Would Cost $15,000,000,000,000

Feel Free To Laugh: Rand Paul’s ‘Flat Tax’ Plan Would Cost $15,000,000,000,000

Psst! Rand Paul’s new tax proposal is going to cost $15 trillion – and only help the rich.

by Jameson Parker· · News
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Hilarious High School Prank Highlights Everything Wrong With GOP’s Education Cuts

Seniors pulled an incredible prank on their school, but some of what they said in that prank puts GOP education cuts in an uncomfortable light.

by Rika Christensen· · News
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Kansas Crippled As GOP Tax Cuts Fail To Magically Boost Economy

Kansas Republicans sold tax cuts for the wealthy as the stimulus they needed to increase state revenues. Their plan has utterly failed.

by Rika Christensen· · News
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Kansas Republicans To Tax The Poor To Pay For Disastrous Tax Cuts For The Wealthy

It’s been three years since Kansas Governor Sam Brownback and his Republican gang enacted steep tax cuts for the rich that have ravaged the state. But now they think taxing the poor is the solution to the problem.

by Stephen D Foster Jr· · News
Oh, you're a billionaire and your feelings are hurt? I feel just TERRIBLE for you! Really!

Paul Krugman: Republicans Are Running A Con Game On America

What do you do when all of your economic predictions turn out to be 100% wrong? You lie. About everything. All the time.

by Justin Rosario· · News
Reality hitting Scott Walker

Wisconsin In Danger Of Default Thanks To Tax Cuts

To pay for tax cuts (and a new NBA arena), Scott Walker has decided to just not bother paying Wisconsin’s next debt payment.

by Nathaniel Downes· · News
Gov. Sam Brownback Tried To Turn Kansas Into A Republican Utopia And The Results Are Laughably Bad

Gov. Sam Brownback Tried To Turn Kansas Into A Republican Utopia And The Results Are Laughably Bad

Governor Brownback wanted to turn Kansas into the greatest argument for Republican economics, and instead destroyed the state.

by Jameson Parker· · News
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GOP Governor Departs From Standard Republican Rhetoric And Blames THEM For National Debt

For once, a Republican actually blames the GOP for the debt.

by Rika Christensen· · News
Republican Congressman Paul Ryan

Paul Ryan’s Take On Obama’s Tax Plan Erases Any Remaining Doubt About His Wealthy Bias

Paul Ryan flung exhausted rhetoric back at Obama regarding the president’s plan to raise taxes on the wealthy. All he proved is that his proposals are the jokes.

Kansas GOP Governor Says He Needs To Slash School Funding After His Tax Cuts Bankrupts Treasury

Kansas GOP Governor Says He Needs To Slash School Funding After His Tax Cuts Bankrupts Treasury

Once again, it is proven that GOP trickle-down economics doesn’t work.

by Jameson Parker· · News
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‘Fiscally Conservative’ Jan Brewer Leaves Arizona Broke, Dishes Out Thousands In Staff Bonuses

As Arizona sinks further and further into a monumental budget deficit, outgoing Governor Jan Brewer frivolously handed out hundreds of thousands of dollars to staffers and political minions (many of whom made over $125,000 in the first place).

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Republicans Vow To Punish Poor People With Higher Taxes Because Of Obama’s Executive Action

Like someone who tortures by inflicting pain on loved ones, they are vowing to make sure that poor people will suffer every time President Obama does something they don’t like.

by Wendy Gittleson· · News
Red State Economic Strategies Are Failing — Cutting Taxes Isn’t Helping Growth

Red State Economic Strategies Are Failing — Cutting Taxes Isn’t Helping Growth

Republicans advertise cutting taxes for growth, but the truth is that there doesn’t seem to be correlation.

by Justin Acuff· · News
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The Wizard In Oz: Brownback’s Bad Economic Idea For Kansas

For the past couple of years, Kansas did a disappearing act on income taxes – the largest percentage in one year of any state. But when the wand moved across the black top hat, there was no bunny, a.k.a. replacement for those taxes.

by Gloria Christie· · News
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After Huge Tax Cuts For The Rich, Kansas’ Economy Is Foundering

Kansas Governor Sam Brownback’s (R) massive economic experiment of cutting $1.1billion in state income taxes, primarily for the rich, to jumpstart the state’s economy is a roaring failure.

by Gloria Christie· · News