Speaker Boehner’s Payroll Tax Cut Dilemma

Boehner had a clear-cut option for passing the extension of payroll tax cuts, but chose not to use it.


First Anniversary of the Bush Tax Cuts Extension for the Wealthy. What Did It Buy Us?

December 16, 2011 Tomorrow, December 17, 2011, will mark the one-year anniversary for the extension of the Bush tax cuts for millionaires and billionaires. You will recall that every elected Republican official in Washington and nearly every state, along with … [CLICK TO READ MORE]

RepubObama and the Closet-Republican Democrats

December 15, 2011 Credibility: The quality of being believed or trusted. If President Barack Obama is expecting to be reelected next year, he’d better find a whole bunch of Republicans to vote for him; because he has absolutely no credibility … [CLICK TO READ MORE]