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Earth Day should help to focus B.C. election debate on key climate ...

Earth Day should help to focus B.C. election debate on key climate ... | progressive economics | Scoop.it
Just as important as taxes on fossil fuels, I would argue, are general taxation levels on corporations and high income earners. A vigorous, progressive tax system is a necessary reform to curb the vast inequality that has grown in recent decades.
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Stand Against The Banks And Corporations - 13 April 2013

Stand Against The Banks And Corporations - 13 April 2013 | progressive economics | Scoop.it
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The rich corporate bankers destroyed the Glass-Steagall Act that protected us ... - Marianas Variety

The rich corporate bankers destroyed the Glass-Steagall Act that protected us ...
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Obama threatens popular spending programs for higher taxes | The ...

Obama threatens popular spending programs for higher taxes | The ... | progressive economics | Scoop.it
White House officials have identified some of the high-profile programs that President Barack Obama has threatened to slash via the 2011 sequester law.
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E-mails link Bush foundation, corporations and education officials

E-mails link Bush foundation, corporations and education officials | progressive economics | Scoop.it
A non-profit group released thousands of emails today and said they show how a foundation founded by Jeb Bush, the former Florida governor and national education reform leader, is working with public officials in states to write education laws that...
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Raw Data: Do You Pay Higher Taxes Than You Did 50 Years Ago? - Mother Jones

Raw Data: Do You Pay Higher Taxes Than You Did 50 Years Ago? - Mother Jones | progressive economics | Scoop.it
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Raw Data: Do You Pay Higher Taxes Than You Did 50 Years Ago?
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First off: federal taxes. We all know that top marginal rates have gone down. They were about 90 percent in 1960, compared to 39.6 percent today.
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Workers Have Seen Little Benefit From Productivity Gains Since 1979

Workers Have Seen Little Benefit From Productivity Gains Since 1979 | progressive economics | Scoop.it
Wages last year plummeted to an all-time low as a percentage of the economy, even as corporate profits rocketed to new highs.
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Rich Dudes Fighting Over Jasper Johns Paintings Of "Hairy Testicles" - Gothamist

Rich Dudes Fighting Over Jasper Johns Paintings Of "Hairy Testicles" - Gothamist | progressive economics | Scoop.it
Rich Dudes Fighting Over Jasper Johns Paintings Of "Hairy Testicles"
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It goes without saying that most rich folks have a bit of money to throw around on their hobbies—that $1.9 million teddy bear collection isn't going to amass itself.
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Plan To Soak Poor With Sales Taxes Is Catching On Everywhere - Huffington Post

Plan To Soak Poor With Sales Taxes Is Catching On Everywhere - Huffington Post | progressive economics | Scoop.it
Plan To Soak Poor With Sales Taxes Is Catching On Everywhere
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Seems like only hours ago that I was given the occasion to remember how Louisiana Gov.
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The Other Hit From Chained CPI: Higher Taxes - Wall Street Journal (blog)

The Other Hit From Chained CPI: Higher Taxes - Wall Street Journal (blog) | progressive economics | Scoop.it
U.S. News & World Report (blog) The Other Hit From Chained CPI: Higher Taxes Wall Street Journal (blog) That's because many features of the tax code, such as the size of the standard deduction and the income thresholds for tax brackets, are...
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“Historically high” tax rates for the rich expected? Good.

“Historically high” tax rates for the rich expected? Good. | progressive economics | Scoop.it
It's oh so difficult to feel even a subatomic iota of sorrow for the rich here for so many reasons: 1979, of course, marks two years before the start of the Reaganite consensus on executive worship and corporate tax cuts; much of ...
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STATE OF BREAKS Loophole lets big companies avoid millions in Florida taxes - Orlando Sentinel

STATE OF BREAKS Loophole lets big companies avoid millions in Florida taxes - Orlando Sentinel | progressive economics | Scoop.it
STATE OF BREAKS Loophole lets big companies avoid millions in Florida taxes
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The arrangement allowed Circle K Stores Inc.
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Need help with taxes? - The Courier-Journal

Need help with taxes? - The Courier-Journal | progressive economics | Scoop.it
Need help with taxes?
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If you qualify for the Earned Income Tax Credit, or your adjusted gross income was $50,000 or less in 2012, visit any of these locations for free assistance filing your taxes.
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Rising Taxes Drove Incomes Higher in December

Rising Taxes Drove Incomes Higher in December | progressive economics | Scoop.it
The end of the Bush era tax cut on dividends pushed companies to send shareholders more cash before the New Year. (#Economy ▪ How Rising Taxes Drove Incomes Higher in December: The end of the Bush era tax cut on dividends pushe...
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Greedy Musicians and Actors Preceded Athletes in Fleeing 70 Percent Taxes - Big Hollywood

Greedy Musicians and Actors Preceded Athletes in Fleeing 70 Percent Taxes - Big Hollywood | progressive economics | Scoop.it
Big Hollywood Greedy Musicians and Actors Preceded Athletes in Fleeing 70 Percent Taxes Big Hollywood The Beatles complained about 95% tax rate in England, French actor Gerard Depardieu gave up his citizenship for Russian citizenship after claiming...
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Rich man and poor man, can they ever be friends? - Daily Nation

Rich man and poor man, can they ever be friends? - Daily Nation | progressive economics | Scoop.it
Rich man and poor man, can they ever be friends?
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The rich friend will invite the poor friend for a drink at his 'local' pub. This pub, thanks to it's location, will just happen to have a dress code.
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Rich Lowry: Rush Was Right About Obama - RushLimbaugh.com (subscription)

Rich Lowry: Rush Was Right About Obama - RushLimbaugh.com (subscription) | progressive economics | Scoop.it
Rich Lowry: Rush Was Right About Obama
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Rich is right. All during the 2008 campaign, the left and everybody was making Obama what they wanted him to be. Everybody wanted him to be a centrist.
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Saunders: Super rich and whining about taxes? You'll get no sympathy from me - News & Observer

Saunders: Super rich and whining about taxes? You'll get no sympathy from me - News & Observer | progressive economics | Scoop.it
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Saunders: Super rich and whining about taxes?
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