The Day In 100 Seconds: Mo’ Money, Mo’ Problems

TPM2012 It may have taken President Obama and the Democrats months of building up the Buffett Rule as a way to boost equity in the tax code, but it only took Fox News and Republicans a few hours to knock it back down. Divisive? Check. Wealth redistribution? Check. Gimmick? Check, Check, Check. But, unsurprisingly, even… More The Day In 100 Seconds: Mo’ Money, Mo’ Problems

Obama’s Buffett Rule: Just a political gimmick?

Following, are three opinions on President Obama’s “Buffet Rule”… The Week The president passionately argues that we ought to hike taxes on the very richest Americans — which, if nothing else, is a handy campaign talking point President Obama has been making a lot of hay about the Buffett Rule. Named after billionaire Warren Buffett, who has… More Obama’s Buffett Rule: Just a political gimmick?