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Income Inequality Institute Will Pay Paul Krugman $25,000 Per Month

 
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Income Inequality Institute Will Pay Paul Krugman $25,000 Per Month

City University of New York will pay Paul Krugman $225,000 to work for the university’s Income Study Center, which researches income and income inequality. Via Gawker According to a formal offer letter obtained under New York’s Freedom of Information Law, CUNY intends to pay Krugman $225,000, or $25,000 per month (over two semesters), to “play a modest […]


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White House Launches “Taxpayer Receipt”

Yay! Now you can look at how the Federal Government wisely spent your tax dollars. Interestingly enough, there is no line item for “making death rain from the sky” aka President Obama’s drone program that has killed approximately 2,400 people, including at least 168 children and 416 civilians in Pakistan alone.


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Tax Day Remix

Remy from Reason takes on Tax Day. Enjoy!


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Iowa tries to keep millions from tax that doesn’t exist

File this under actions taken by lawmakers that do not surprise me. From Watchdog.org For six years, the state has collected more than $20 million for a tax that didn’t exist. When questioned about it, the Legislature adopted the solution preferred by small children who’ve done something wrong — they pretended it never happened. In […]


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Obama raises taxes on working Americans

During his Congressional career Campaign for Liberty Chairman Ron Paul championed repealing all federal taxes on tips. Since this simple act would increase the wages of millions of working Americans, one might think that President Obama might embrace this proposal. After all, he is making “reducing income inequality” the centerpiece of his agenda this year. […]


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