Archive | December 27, 2011

What Mitt Pays: Special Tax Rates for Millionaires

Want to know why Mitt Romney won’t release his tax returns? Well, one of the reasons is that he probably pays less taxes than you do. As a corporate buyout specialist, he’s made millions of dollars in income from investments, which are taxed at a far lower rate than the wages of regular Americans — […]

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December 27: News Roundup

President Obama’s approval is surging in new polling. There’s more at Politico. Congress really is as bad as it looks. Scholars call it the worst Congress in more than a Century and a half. There’s more at NPR. U.S. durable goods orders jump 3.8%; indicate economy on the mend. There’s more at the BBC. Republican […]

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