Category Archives: tax reform

Eat The Rich, Part Infinity

President Handsome Joe Biden unveiled the $1.8 trillion American Families Plan this morning, with a tax plan that poses the philosophical question, what if rich people not only faced higher tax rates, but also, you know, eff’ing paid them? Tiger Beat on … Continue reading

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(UPDATED) Obstruction Has A Name

“That [infrastructure] package that they’re putting together now, as much as we would like to address infrastructure, is not going to get support from our side. Because I think the last thing the economy needs right now is a big, … Continue reading

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Infrastructure Week, For Reals!

It’s time to look at what is inside the proposal President Handsome Joe Biden is announcing today. Tiger Beat on the Potomac (thanks Charlie!) morning email thingie has a handy bullet list: The proposal calls for: -$621 billion towards transportation … Continue reading

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(Kansas’) Pandemic Tax Cuts, Revisited

Guys, remember that time Kansas decided to use their Trump-Virus bucks in the American Recovery Act to bail out their state’s mismanagement of tax cuts for the Fat Cats? Seems that they cannot do that, and the GQP is pissed … Continue reading

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Eat The Rich, Part Infinity

CNN tells us that while we proles cannot have $15 Amers/hr, we might be able to get our pound of flesh elsewhere: Elizabeth Warren proposes wealth tax on ‘ultra-millionaires’ Now that Democrats control the White House and Congress, President Joe … Continue reading

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The Deficit Hawks Return to Old San Juan

Just like the swallows returning to San Juan Capistrano, so too have the Deficit Hawks returned to Wingnuttia after gorging at the public trough: The Hill: Republicans are preparing to reembrace their inner deficit hawks after greenlighting big spending bills … Continue reading

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‘Fool Me Twice, Never Fooled Again’

Hey guys, remember during the Great 2018 Pie Fight when Lord Dampnut was chasing phantom caravans in the desert heading to the southern border (with the US military deployed in what was probably an illegal stunt never to be prosecuted)? … Continue reading

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Billions For Billionaires, Cont.

Axios morning email thingie alerts us to yet more empirical evidence that the Billions for Billionaires tax cuts worked as designed: for the benefit of billionaires: “For the first time on record, the 400 wealthiest Americans last year paid a … Continue reading

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More Tax Cuts For The Rich!

And here we go again: An idea liked by many? — Donald J. Trump (@realDonaldTrump) August 30, 2019 The tell, as always, is whenever our Stable Genius says that something is liked by many. Many being many members of … Continue reading

Posted in Tax Cheat, tax reform, Taxes, Trump Crime Family | 5 Comments

Do You Feel Trickled-On Yet?

CNBC: Trump’s tax cut isn’t giving the US economy the boost it needs The Axios disease is spreading, as they have taken to giving some brevity at the top in what I can only describe an enigmatic bullet usage: Benefits … Continue reading

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