Topic: William Gale
In the run-up to his much-anticipated jobs speech Thursday, Obama challenged the GOP to put 'country before party.' The Republican response: 'Your economic proposals don't work.'
09/06/2011 07:47 pm
The New York Times presents readers the chance to try to balance the federal budget.
11/16/2010 03:36 pm
The media keeps citing an old statistic claiming that 97 percent of small business owners don't fall into either of the top two tax rates. Is that number based on faulty logic?
09/04/2010 10:30 am
President Obama tweaked tea party tax day protesters for failing to see their tax burden has fallen under his presidency. Okay, he's got a point. But why kick a political hornet's nest?
04/17/2010 11:29 am
Economist Mom Obama stimulus, deficit plans: What matters is 'marginal' job creation and 'marginal' deficit reduction
02/18/2010 10:10 am
The White House said Monday that Obama's commitment not to raise taxes on the middle class stands firm. Some economists question if that's realistic, given America's fiscal plight.
08/03/2009 01:00 am
A likely topic in his address Tuesday, the long-term budget gap is largely caused by popular entitlement programs.
02/24/2009 12:00 am
This week is about the budget, as he issues his first, hosts a ‘fiscal responsibility summit.’
02/22/2009 12:00 am
Two want to abolish the income tax – and the IRS. Others say they'd renew the Bush tax cuts.
01/04/2008 12:00 am