Where Did The Debt Come From?

You can’t fix a problem unless you understand what the problem is. This video from The Center for American Progress explains the origins of our current budget deficit. It’s a good and simple 3-minute primer on how our nation’s finances got where they are today. When it comes to defining the causes of our ballooning […]

Large US Corporations are “world leaders in tax avoidance”

Conservatives like to complain that the United States has the highest corporate taxes in the world, and they’re right . . . sort of. The problem is that very few large corporations pay anything like the top corporate tax rate, and many pay no taxes at all. If you look at actual taxes paid by […]

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