Topic: Robert McIntyre
The oil industry is under fire from congressional Democrats for reaping big tax breaks even while amassing huge profits. Executives from major oil companies testified Thursday on Capitol Hill.
05/12/2011 08:03 pm
If Congress fails to increase tax revenues and cut costly programs, the federal deficit promises to be more than $1 trillion a year for the next decade.
08/09/2010 02:46 pm
As a first step, Congress may extend the estate tax. There are faster methods, too.
12/28/2009 10:54 am
A 'Tobin Tax' would add a tiny premium to foreign currency trades — with perhaps $1 trillion in benefits.
12/08/2009 12:00 am
President Obama should channel Monty Python by taxing corporate profits held abroad.
11/18/2009 12:00 am